KS1 / lower KS2 bundle of English genres medium term plans / teaching sequences

Detailed medium term plan teaching sequences that were written for KS1. Units were written to be used within a school that uses their own version of a talk for writing sequence for planning.

The unit details steps to be taken to build up to writing a final piece of work. Although it was written for KS1, it is equally applicable for lower KS2.

There are 6 steps per unit and example sentences are given for assessment standards from WT Yr 1 to GDS Yr 2 in almost all units.

17 units in all, with some units covering more than one genre of writing. A range of poetry, fiction and nonfiction writing included.

Preview shows example of 1 unit.

Genres of writing included across the units are:
Character description
Wanted poster
Alternative story / story based on stories by the same author / an alternative story ending / story continuation
Chronological report
Diary entry
Fact file
Information leaflet
Non chronological report
Poetry based on an original poem
Shape poem
Descriptive poem
Syllable poem
Own story
Retelling of a story or traditional tale
Setting description

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  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-chronological-report-or-explanation-e.g.-lifecycle.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-diary-entry-or-postcard.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-fact-file-or-information-leaflet.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-instructions.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-letter.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-non-chronological-report.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-poetry-alternative.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-poetry-descriptive.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-poetry-riddle.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-poetry-shape.docx
  • medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence-poetry-syllable-poem.docx
  • own-story-medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence.docx
  • recount-medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence.docx
  • retelling-of-a-story-or-traditional-tale-medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence.docx
  • setting-description-medium-term-plan-teaching-sequence.docx

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