2x weeks of Literacy Planning linked to the novel 'Where Monsters Lie' by Polly Ho-Yen. A brilliant Y5+ text that links well to mysteries and fictional units.
Planning is designed to teach several key aspects required for writing a fictional mystery story. All objectives linked to the Year 6 Writing ITAF 2016
Lessons included are:
1. Capital Letters, Full Stops and Question Marks.
2. Non-fictional features (in a diagram of the raft)
3. Key Dictionary Work
5. Punctuating Speech
6. Powerful verbs and adverbs
7. Expanding noun phrases
8. Creating atmosphere through description
9. Features of a mystery story & 10. Learning Objectives for the writing stage (left blank for your own personalisation). Different classes will focus on different learning features.
Six lessons planned out with internet links that work (Sept 2017!)
Covers all of the Y5 objectives (new curriculum 2014+) that must be taught for Year 5. This was planned for my Y5/6 class.
Word format means that you can edit and adjust as you need to.
All lessons have Learning Challenge, Starter, Main Tasks, Plenary and Resource List.
9 pages of fun and simple activities to keep children busy.
Good for end of term tasks or carousel 'holding' activity.
Most suitable for KS1 - R/Y1 up to Y3.
Downloadable in PDF format to prevent the images from moving.
Designed for Y3-Y5
12 Questions on time. Word based problems that get increasingly more challenging. Some are 2 step problems, some questions work backwards. Images to add interest to the questions.
Word document that can be edited to suit your needs.
+ additional PDF to prevent objects from moving.
An introduction to Sikhism and the story of Guru Nanak.
A good information text written for Y5/6 class.
Contains a list of features to include in children's own info text/ explanation.
And a list of useful adverbials for discussing/writing about religion.
E.g. 'Many Sikh people believe...' and 'According to Sikh traditions'.
Could be edited to suit a lower KS2 class. Word format for easy editing.
Suitable for Year 4+
Created with specific features in mind.
Adverbials, conjunctions, sub headings, images, glossary, technical vocabulary, true facts, statistics and more.
Suitable for Y4.
A good example of a model text.
Word document can be edited.
An information text about pirates in general.
Images to add interest.
No sub-headings so could be used for a 'paragraphing lesson'.
Text level suitable for Y2/Y3/Y4
Download is a Word document for easy editing.
11 worksheets based on multiplication.
TU x U
HTU x U
TU x TU
Problems and Spider diagram sheets.
What's wrong? worksheet.
Create your own multiplications worksheet.
All suitable for Upper KS2 or HA/Greater Depth Y3s.
All sheets on Excel so fully editable.
A story plan for children to write and plan their own version of Tani's Search for the Heart (A wonderful American novel - beautiful images).
A deforestation letter template and a plan.
Resources include information texts about Fishers (American animal that appears in the story). And an information text plan.
ALL suitable for Y3/4 level.
This book is amazing and really worth sharing with your class!!!