Key Stage Two English Recounts – Year Five

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in English for Year Five in Key Stage Two to teach about writing recounts of activities and experiences

Games Diary

Write a diary entry describing the life of a competitor participating in the ancient games

Camping Trip

Write a diary entry about a camping trip to a special location using adverbials of place to structure the recount

Dangerous Expeditions

Write a recount of an imagined expedition to a dangerous location using adverbials of time to indicate the timing of events

Nativity Recounts

Write a recount of one of the events in the nativity story from the viewpoint of one of the characters

Athens and Sparta

investigate and compare aspects of daily life between two Ancient Greek city states in the past

Summer Scrapbook

Refine and develop English and literacy skills by recording activities enjoyed by families during the school summer holidays