A worksheet asking KS1 children to fill in the missing words, describing Julia Donaldson’s ‘The Gruffalo’. My lower ability Year 2 children managed this with support.


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Created: Jun 7, 2009

Updated: May 3, 2011

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    user avatarfelybee6 years agoreport

    Thank you I will be using it as my starter for tomorrow with Year 2 with a little twist. Shoukd be fun as they worked on Julia Donaldson's books earlier this year with their teacher. (I'm student teacher on teaching practice)

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    user avatartjfc667 years agoreport

    describing?. It's a useful template, but it might work better if the child had to think more about the adjectives rather than the nouns.

    The Gruffalo has terrible ..... OR

    The Gruffalo has ........ teeth. ?

  • 3

    a great timesaver. thank you for your lovely contribution.

  • 3

    many thanks. Thanks for this, I've just translated it into French & German so I can adapt it for MFL too- Spanish will have to wait!