What is Dementia? by Alzheimer Research UK Comprehension KS2
With growing number of suffers, this text is perfect introduction to dementia and Alzheimer's for pupils and young carers. It includes information on the causes of dementia, the symptoms, treatment, the different types of dementia and how to care for someone with dementia. Ideal for an English or PSHE lesson, whole class reading/guided reading, homework, tuition or intervention. The comprehension questions focus on assessment domains 2B (retrieval questions) and 2D (inferential questions).

Includes flashcards of key words and phrases to help with explicit vocabulary teaching. The flashcards come with pictures drawn by a professional children's illustrator, contextualised sentences, definitions from the Oxford dictionary, word origins, root words, prefixes, suffixes, synonyms, antonyms, word family, phrases/idioms and word classes.
Save for later
  • Dementia-Comprehension.pdf
  • Flashcard-hallucinate.pdf
  • Flashcard-alzheimer.pdf
  • Dementia-and-Azheimers-UK-Website.pdf
  • Flashcard-brain-cells.pdf
  • Flashcard-genetic.pdf
  • Flashcard-stroke.pdf

About this resource


Created: Dec 10, 2017

Updated: May 6, 2019

pdf, 7 MB


pdf, 2 MB


pdf, 1,015 KB


Report a problem

Get this resource as part of a bundle and save up to 57%

Tes Paid Licence

How can I re-use this?