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Lesson Two – This Old Man

This literacy teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to explore the use of rhyming language that feature in a traditional nursery rhyme poem. The class can play a game to match different cvc words that end in the same final phoneme sounds.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore the use of rhyming language that feature in a traditional nursery rhyme poem

Learning Objectives

Listen with enjoyment to rhymes and poems, sustain attentive listening and respond with relevant comments, questions or actions. Link sounds to letters, naming and sound the letters of the alphabet.

Learning Outcomes

I can listen to a poem that is being read and make comments about what I have heard. I can match letters of the alphabet to sounds in cvc words from reading.

This Old Man

Teaching sequence to help the children explore the use of rhyming language that feature in a traditional nursery rhyme poem

This Old Man

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children describe the structure and composition of a nursery rhyme

CVC Word Board

Activity to get the children to identify and record matching rhymes for different cvc words that end in the same final phoneme sounds

Noughts and Crosses

Activities to get the children to play a game to identify and record different cvc words with the same final phoneme sounds

This Old Man

Interactive activity to help the children explore the use of rhyming language that feature in a traditional nursery rhyme poem

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore the use of rhyming language that feature in a traditional nursery rhyme poem

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