I used this comprehension for a South America unit where my Year 5 class researched information about the 'Yanomami' tribe of the Amazon Rainforest. The comprehension helped them discover new information and brush up on their comprehension skills. We also used this in the lesson - learners used the text to identify features of a non-chronological report.
Resource outlining the effects of the tornado in Kentucky 2011 and in Stockport. students explore the different effects of the tornado and how they are linked. Lessons can be stand alone or used as comparisons.
This powerpoint explains scale and links this to how measure distances on a map, through a step by step giuide through the process. In addition to the PPT there is a distances work sheet with seperate answers that get increasingly difficult and recap other key skills, such as 4 and 6 figure grid references.. <br />