Pitmen Paintings document the life of coalminers. The style also provides a great opportunity for children to create similar images of their local town in the same style.
4 weeks planning and resources for use with the short film El Caminante by the British Film Institute (Story Shorts - short films for 7 to 11 year olds), Suitable for year 5 but the grammar, spelling and punctuation elements could be adapted for Year 4 or 6.
Place out your nets to make some money - but be careful! The weather may destroy any profits!
This resource gives 3 weeks detailed daily planning along with all the daily resources needed. Suitable/adaptable for Years 4, 5 and 6.
3 weeks planning and resources for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Suitable for Year 5 but could be adapted for Year 4
3 weeks planning and resources for with the short film ‘Dangle’. Suitable for year 4 though could be adapted for Year 3 and Year 5
Questions in a range of formats for all of the chapters of this book. Year 4/5 suggested.
3 weeks of planning and resources for the short film Cone in 60 hours. Suitable for Year 3. Could be adapted for Year 2 or Year 4
4 weeks planning and resources for Explorer/Amazon themed literacy unit. Suggested for Year 5. The unit covers Information texts, formal letters and instruction writing.
All of the Food for Thought text types in one reduced bundle
This story sandwich resource contains a colourful story planning sandwich, a blank planner and planning suggestions for three types of short story. It also has two short stories written in 5 sections to demonstrate how the plan and plot works.
2 weeks of planning and resources for the short film Train of Thought by Jonathan Hodgson (BFI Story Shorts)