World War 2 WW2 English resource pack for KS2 students in year 5&6. (Eight cross curricular activities)

World War 2 WW2 English resource pack for KS2 students in year 5&6. (Eight cross curricular activities)

Eight high quality stimulating and creative English/ICT activities to assist the teaching of World War two across the curriculum. Activities include exciting play scripts, newspaper and news reader report reading/writing, proof reading evacuee diaries, Spreadsheets to show the number of children evacuated, rationing problem solving activity and a useful KWL grid. Save money with this exclusive bundle!
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Science Fiction Writing Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (War of the Worlds) With Free Reading Test and handwriting session!

Science Fiction Writing Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (War of the Worlds) With Free Reading Test and handwriting session!

A complete unit of work which focuses on writing within the Science Fiction genre! 7 detailed sessions are included plus a free handwriting exercise and National Reading Test Style Practice Paper for KS2. Sessions include: *Introduction the science fiction genre *Writing a mini-saga *Describing a setting *Developing character descriptions *Plots, problems and solutions. *Powerful vocabulary and phrase choices. *Planning a story using a 'Story Mountain Planner' template. *National Reading Test Style Practice Paper for KS2 - An extract from 'The War of the Worlds'. *Handwriting exercise sheet. Save money with this exclusive resource bundle!!!
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WW2 News reader's report - Model text and video link. KS2 (Year 5&6) Cross Curricular Literacy/Oracy

WW2 News reader's report - Model text and video link. KS2 (Year 5&6) Cross Curricular Literacy/Oracy

Lesson based on the declaration of war on Germany in 1939. Tried and tested classroom resource. Pupils should make notes on the key facts given in the video clip. They will then produce their own news reader's script to break the news to the British public using the model text as an example. Two note taking templates and a copy of the success criteria for writing an effective news reader report is also included. This resource could be used with older pupils. *Please note the video clip is a modern colour interpretation of how the news would have been reported in 1939. The quality is significantly better.
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Dracula reading & listening  activity - Bingo game. Gothic Novel extracts included.

Dracula reading & listening activity - Bingo game. Gothic Novel extracts included.

Reading and listening activity which has been tried and tested in the classroom in upper KS2. The presentation allows the class to read/listen to extracts from the classic 'Gothic Horror' novel by Bram Stoker. * The work of the creator has been in the the public domain since 1962, so there will be no copyright issues* Suggested use: Pupils choose up to 9 words from the list and play the Bingo game as the text is read out. This can be adapted to be played using any style you choose. Looking for more? See the bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on Count Dracula.
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KWL Grid for a Dracula unit (Afl). Thinking and literacy skills.

KWL Grid for a Dracula unit (Afl). Thinking and literacy skills.

Learning objectives: LO: To activate prior knowledge and establish areas for further study Blank KWL grid suitable for learners in KS2. Ideal assessment for learning activity when finding out about a famous person Pupils should add their knowledge to the grid throughout the term. K - What I Know W - What I want to know L - What I have learnt Looking for more? See the bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on Count Dracula.
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Dracula unit - Writing a description of Dracula. Gothic Horror Novel

Dracula unit - Writing a description of Dracula. Gothic Horror Novel

LO: To describe a character using similes and other effective language. Reading and listening activity which has been tried and tested in the classroom in upper KS2. Use exciting language to write an effective description of Count Dracula. Looking for more? Also see the premier bundle package which includes a full unit of work!
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Dracula - Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (Gothic Horror novel) With Reading Test

Dracula - Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (Gothic Horror novel) With Reading Test

A complete unit of work which focuses on writing within the Gothic Horror genre! 7 sessions are included plus a National Reading Test Style Practice Paper for KS2. Sessions include: *Introduction to the Book and genre with extracts from the novel written by Bram Stoker. *Creating an exciting bank of powerful vocabulary *Describing the setting of Dracula's Castle. *Reading and word Bingo activity *Developing an effective description pf Dracula. *SPaG Proof reading activity *National Reading Test Style Practice Paper for KS2 - An extract from 'Dracula'. *KWL grid (Afl) * The work of the creator has been in the the public domain since 1962, so there will be no copyright issues* Save money with this exclusive resource bundle!!!
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Dracula unit - Creating a vocabulary bank of powerful words

Dracula unit - Creating a vocabulary bank of powerful words

LO: To choose adventurous words for effect This lesson initially uses a PowerPoint presentation to engage the learners through stimulating images and photographs. Pupils are then encouraged to create a bank a powerful verbs, nouns and adjectives based on the topic using the resource sheet. This bank will be very useful to refer to when completing any written tasks. Looking for more? See the bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on Count Dracula.
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Dracula unit - Writing a description of Dracula's castle. Gothic Horror Novel

Dracula unit - Writing a description of Dracula's castle. Gothic Horror Novel

Descriptive writing activity which has been tried and tested in the classroom in upper KS2, but could easily be used with other age groups. Learners will brainstorm descriptions of the location and scene of Dracula's mysterious and eerie castle. They then write a detailed account using the information they have gathered. Templates, image and model text included. Looking for more? See the bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on Count Dracula.
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Dracula -Proof reading activity (Yr 5&6). Find & correct the SPaG. Differentiated

Dracula -Proof reading activity (Yr 5&6). Find & correct the SPaG. Differentiated

LO: To proof-read texts, checking for the correct punctuation, grammar and spelling Read the biography, underline the spelling and grammatical errors. Write the corrections above. 3 Levels of differentiation: Tried and tested in the classroom. MAT (More able) AA (Middle) BS (Lower) This resource is aimed at upper KS2 pupils (Years 5&6) but could also be used with year 7. Looking for more? Also see the premier bundle package which includes a full unit of work!
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National Reading Test Practice Paper for KS2. (Dracula) High Quality Questions.

National Reading Test Practice Paper for KS2. (Dracula) High Quality Questions.

National Reading Test style practice papers for KS2 students in year 4, 5 and 6. Includes 13 practice questions based around an extract from the classic Gothic Horror novel. * The work of the creator has been in the the public domain since 1962, so there will be no copyright issues* Also see the premier bundle package which includes more highly rated resources! National Reading Test practice for KS2 Wales. Yr. 4, 5 & 6. (Ten tests) Looking for more? See the bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on Count Dracula.
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National Reading Test practice for KS2 Wales. Yr. 4, 5 & 6. (Ten tests)

National Reading Test practice for KS2 Wales. Yr. 4, 5 & 6. (Ten tests)

Premium bundle: Ten National Reading Test style practice papers for Upper KS2 pupils (Years 4,5&6). Topics include Inventors, Romans, Philippe Petit Newspaper report (The Walk), British birds, a biography of children's author David Walliams, a non-fiction text about Tudor punishments and an extract from 'The War of the Worlds' by H.G. Wells. Also recently added is a diary extract from Bram Stokers 'Dracula'! Save money with this exclusive resource bundle!!!!
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WW2 Air Raid Newspaper Report - Model text and blank template. KS2 (Year 5&6)

WW2 Air Raid Newspaper Report - Model text and blank template. KS2 (Year 5&6)

Fictional report of an air raid on a Welsh coastal town in 1941 by the German Luftwaffe. Pupils should study the model text and produce their own fictional report using the newspaper template. This resource pack includes 3 levels of differentiated worksheets. LO: To write appropriately for a purpose and the reader – Newspaper report Also see the premier bundle package which includes more exciting WW2 resources! World War 2 WW2 English resource pack for KS2 students in year 5&6. (Seven cross curricular activities)
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National Reading Test Practice Paper for KS2. High Quality Texts & Questions. (Newspaper)

National Reading Test Practice Paper for KS2. High Quality Texts & Questions. (Newspaper)

National Reading Test style practice papers suitable for KS2 students in year 4, 5 and 6. Questions based around a newspaper report covering Philippe Petit's death defying tightrope walk across the World Trade Center (Twin Towers) in 1974. Also see the premier bundle package which includes NINE tests! National Reading Test practice for KS2 Wales. Yr. 4, 5 & 6. (Nine tests)
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Fruit Smoothie Making / Writing instructions. Complete Unit of Work

Fruit Smoothie Making / Writing instructions. Complete Unit of Work

A complete unit of work which focuses on writing recipe instructions, then creating and evaluating your own healthy fruit smoothie! Suitable for KS2 10 resources are attached including: *Engaging PowerPoint presentations *Recipe ideas *Planning worksheets *Evaluation activities *Instructional sequencing activity *Model text *Template for an advertising poster *Success criteria (WMG)
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WW2 Air Raid Play Script - Model text and blank template. KS2 (Year 5&6) Cross Curricular Literacy

WW2 Air Raid Play Script - Model text and blank template. KS2 (Year 5&6) Cross Curricular Literacy

Fictional play script of an air raid on London by the German Luftwaffe in 1940. Pupils should study the model text and produce their own play script using the blank template. A list of powerful vocabulary (Wow Words) and a copy of the success criteria for an effective play script is included. LO: To consider whether a text is effective in conveying information and ideas (Reading) LO: To change how you write when writing for different reasons (Writing)
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Science Fiction Writing Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (War of the Worlds) With Free Reading Test and handwriting session!

Science Fiction Writing Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (War of the Worlds) With Free Reading Test and handwriting session!

A complete unit of work which focuses on writing within the Science Fiction genre! 7 detailed sessions are included plus a free handwriting exercise and National Reading Test Style Practice Paper for KS2. Sessions include: *Introduction the science fiction genre *Writing a mini-saga *Describing a setting *Developing character descriptions *Plots, problems and solutions. *Powerful vocabulary and phrase choices. *Planning a story using a 'Story Mountain Planner' template. *National Reading Test Style Practice Paper for KS2 - An extract from 'The War of the Worlds'. *Handwriting exercise sheet. Save money with this exclusive resource bundle!!!
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