Unit of 7 lessons based on Ilegal by Eoin Colfer. Covers setting description, action writing, planning and writing of a story. Includes modelled examples for each day of writing. Images have been removed but can easily be re-added.
16 grammar revision questions on one a4 side covering areas such as conjunctions, subordinate clauses, passive voice, sentence functions and word classes. There are 6 different versions so can rotate to ensure children don’t learn the answers.
A daily sheet for children to fill in with the key facts they need to know for sats e.g. degrees on a line, number of cm in a m, parallel lines.
A series of examples for children to complete for morning starter activities. 5 x 3 questions on mixed number calculation and 3 x 3 questions on percentages of an amount. Easily adaptable.
A series of examples for children to complete for morning starter activities. 4 x 3 questions on mixed number calculation and 4 x 5 questions on converting measure.
4 SATs style reading questions based on the first page of Chapter 3 of The Thief Lord (Cornelia Fukne). Available to view: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Thief-Lord-Cornelia-Funke-ebook/dp/B00EIJI9BG
Ideal for revision.
3 focused reading questions based on a short extract from Anne Frank’s diary. Questions using the language used in KS2 SATS. Extract Wednesday 5th April 1944 from https://toleratedindividuality.files.wordpress.com/2015/02/the-diary-of-a-young-girl-the-definitive-edition.pdf
3 SATs style reading questions and 5 retireval questions based on short extract from The Power of Fire: Evil Star by Anthony Horrowitz (Copyright Anthony Horrowitz). Extract from http://direct.www.scholastic.com/gatekeepers/evilstar_excerpt.htm
All questions use SATs test question stems.
SATS style reading questions using language of SATs question stems based on The House With Chicken Legs pages 7 and 8 available at Love Reading 4 Kids. https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/extract/15103/The-House-with-Chicken-Legs-by-Sophie-Anderson.html
3 Inference questions and 4 retrieval.
Y6 SATs style retrieval (5) and inference (4) questions using SATs style question stems based on the first page of the first chapter of No Ballet Shoes in Syria. Visable on amazon. Extract used from “Anyone looking at Arya…”
Bundle of 11 short reading comprehensions with questions using the language of the SATs tests. They are ideal for revision. Largely they focus on inference, retrieval and providing evidence for answers.
Texts are either provided or links are provided below to where they can be found.
The Thief Lord (Cornelia Fukne). Available to view: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Thief-Lord-Cornelia-Funke-ebook/dp/B00EIJI9BG
The House With Chicken Legs pages 7 and 8 available at Love Reading 4 Kids. https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/extract/15103/The-House-with-Chicken-Legs-by-Sophie-Anderson.html
No Ballet Shoes in Syria - the first page of the first chapter. Visable on amazon. Extract used from “Anyone looking at Arya…”
Fire Girl by Matt Ralphs pages 10 and 11 available on lovereading4kids: https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/book/11555/Fire-Girl-by-Matt-Ralphs.html
Complete year 6 unit (including detailed 4 way differentiated plan) of 13 sessions of narrative/story writing based on David Almond’s The Savage. Objectives cover character, using speech for effect, dialogue to convey character, embedding speech, action writing, creating suspense, planning and writing a narrative. Lessons all include powerpoints with modeled examples. The final write has a complete model of the section of the story written so you can choose which parts to model and which parts to not.