Children to identify the tense a sentence is written in and then rewrite the sentence in the opposite tense. Sentences based on the children's novel Varjak Paw.
Translating shapes worksheet - differentiated for lower/middle and higher. Used in year 5 class.
An example of a diary entry based on the children's novel 'Varjak Paw' - used to deconstruct the key features.
Worksheet for planning a balanced argument - used for the story of Varjak Paw but can easily be altered.
3 worksheets used for differentiation in year 5 class: 1) Rectangles 2) Polygons and compound shapes 3) Compound shapes Left blank to insert own numbers by hand to suit ability.
After discussion the front cover of Varjak Paw children identified what they definitely knew, what they might know and what questions they could ask based on the cover only. Easily adapted for any book. Used with year 5 class.
An example of a persuasive letter used to deconstruct the key features. Based on Greek Mythology - Zeus/Pandora