This is a short story that I used with my students. It fitted well with our work on butterfly and frog life cycles in explanation texts. Hope it can be useful to someone else. I've certainly benefited from contributions made by others.
I made these cards to use in a lesson where I introduced the < and > symbols to my year 2 class. Pairs of children had a pile of number cards, they both took one, put the card infront of them, then chose the crocodile which faced the larger number to put in between the numbers (because the crocodile is gready and always wants to eat the bigger number).
<p>A Full scheme of work covering writing objectives using various of Roald Dahl's works (including Matilda and The BFG). It is easy to differentiate for KS 2 (7-11 year olds) and KS3 (11-14 year olds)and contains many worksheets for activities including vocabulary and punctuation use as well as descriptive and creative writing techniques.</p>