Foundation Stage Literacy Spoken Language

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop abilities in literacy for the Foundation Stage to teach about using speaking and listening skills

Story Plays

Develop and strengthen drama and oral skills by performing plays to illustrate the narrative sequence in favourite stories

Fairy Tale Puppets

Select and role-play dialogue to use with puppets to illustrate some of the events that happened in a fairy tale

Story Plays

Select and role-play alternative versions of a traditional story to show changes to the narrative elements

Story Voices

Select dialogue and voices to represent some of the different characters that feature in a traditional story

Changing Voices

Practise speaking lines of dialogue that could happen in a family using a range of different voice expressions

Supermarket Bingo

Play a listening game to recognise different items that can be found on a supermarket shopping list

Fairy Tales

Predict and role-play different narrative scenes from a range of traditional stories

Story Scenes

Use drama and role-play to illustrate and record story events and dialogue in a traditional story

Story Telling

Record an alternative version of a traditional story using words and pictures in a storyboard

Story Plays

Use a range of puppet characters to sequence and retell some of the events that can happen in different traditional stories

School Visitors

Role play events and activities that might happen in a school and identify initial sounds of matching cvc words