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Bonfire Night

Discover classroom teaching resources to develop and practise skills in all curriculum areas for Key Stage One to explore and celebrate Bonfire Night

  • Family Fireworks

    Family Fireworks

    Select special vocabulary for sights and sounds to use when composing poems describing different fireworks used by families on Bonfire Night

  • Firework Show

    Firework Show

    Review and perform poems about Bonfire Night by adding musical sound effects and illustrations

  • Bonfire Night

    Bonfire Night

    Select and use vocabulary to describe sights and sounds that might be experienced on the fifth of November

  • Firework Party

    Firework Party

    Select and record some of the special events that might happen during a family Bonfire party

  • Firework Lists

    Firework Lists

    Create lists of descriptive vocabulary words that can be used to describe sounds made by different fireworks on Bonfire night

  • Firework Colours

    Firework Colours

    Practise using the conjunction and to list descriptions of firework colour shades in sentences

  • Firework Bursts

    Firework Bursts

    Use concrete objects when subtracting pairs of single digit numbers to show shapes that disappear when a firework bursts open in the night sky

  • Firework Receipts

    Firework Receipts

    Use partitioning to sum totals of shopping receipts in pounds and pence for fireworks bought for a family Bonfire part

  • Sparklers


    Compose and write a set of instructions to explain how to use a firework safely on Bonfire Night

  • Fireworks


    Select a range of nouns and adjectives to use in poems about a firework display on Bonfire Night

  • Word Sentences or

    Word Sentences or

    Select and use words with the common letter strings or to complete different sentences

  • Word Sentences air

    Word Sentences air

    Select and use words with the common letter string air to complete different sentences

  • Buses, Trains, Planes

    Buses, Trains, Planes

    Select patterned language to use when writing poems describing ways of travelling when making different journeys

  • Poetry Display

    Poetry Display

    Redraft and edit poems to display in the classroom describing transport that can be used for a range of journeys