LKS2 History - Jesse Owens Reading Comprehension & Biography Bundle

Two great activities that would span five lessons on Olympic basketball superstar, Jesse Owens. Perfect for students in Year 3 or Year 4 learning about famous sport stars, World War II, the Olympics or for Black History Month.

NO PREP is needed!

Firstly, there is a reading comprehension activity - children need to read through an informational text, and then answer comprehension and grammar questions, before completing an extension activity.
Secondly, there is a biography writing unit. The unit has been split into four separate lessons which will take students approximately 40-50 minutes each. Ideal for students learning about U.S. History, or for Black History Month.

Good luck, I hope you get some great results!

We specialize in play scripts, we have a William Shakespeare collection with Richard III, Macbeth and Hamlet. We also have a good selection of Christmas play scripts including Elf, The Santa Clause and A Christmas Carol.

For more great activities check out Creative Primary Literacy!


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Created: Jan 15, 2020

Updated: Feb 8, 2020

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