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Mulberry Bush

This literacy teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to perform different actions and select vocabulary words to complete lines in a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme. The children can choose actions to illustrate the narrative content in the verses in the poem.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to perform different actions and select vocabulary words to complete lines in a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme

Learning Objectives

Listen with enjoyment to poems and respond with relevant comments, questions or actions. Write simple sentences which can be read by themselves and others.

Learning Outcomes

I can describe what happens in a poem and select actions to show the meaning of verses. I can select vocabulary to complete lines from a poem.

Mulberry Bush

Teaching sequence to help the children perform different actions and select vocabulary words to complete lines in a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme

Mulberry Bush

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children describe the structure and vocabulary used in a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme

Poetry Verses

Template to help the children select vocabulary to alter verses from a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme

Mulberry Bush

Interactive activity to help the children perform different actions and select vocabulary words to complete lines in a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to perform different actions and select vocabulary words to complete lines in a traditional poem of a nursery rhyme

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