Using the Mini Grey book Traction Man and based on some T4W techniques.
Weeks are based on 4 sessions
Week 1 - includes gathering vocabulary, inference and drawing a story map.
Week 2 - includes grammar skills lessons using Traction Man.
Week 3 - includes using the structure to create their own adventure and writing up their story.
Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx planning, resources and smart notebook for 3 weeks writing an adventure story.
Week 1 contains 1 bank holiday - 4 days planning and resources including 1 day using talk for writing to learn the structure of the story
Week 2 - 5 days planning and resources teaching and embedding the skills needed for writing an adventure story
Week 2 - 5 days planning and resources based on modeling and then writing own stories
Year 2 Amelia Earhart Biography planning and resources for 2 weeks
Week 1 includes - feature finding, gathering facts, past tense
Week 2 includes - apostrophes, headings and subheadings, draft and publish
Display photos or names of children who have wowed you every week… I use Accelarated Reader, Class Dojo, Mathletics and Times Table Rockstars but can easily be edited for whatever you do in your class.
Mr Men Year 2 Planning, slides and resources used in the Summer term for 2 weeks.
Gathering descriptive vocabulary
Using descriptive vocabulary
Create own Mr Men Character
Gather descriptive vocabulary
2 weeks of writing on Biographies about Mary Seacole and Florence Nightingale.
Features of a biography, gathering facts, past tense, possessive apostrophes, heading and subheadings, elicitation (cold) and assessment (hot) tasks.