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Unit C – Unusual Pets

This English scheme of work for Key Stage One gets the children to plan and write a narrative story about keeping an unusual animal as a pet based on reading, learn spellings of words with the /i:/ sound spelt ey and write descriptive sentences using expanded noun phrases.

Plan and write a narrative story about keeping an unusual animal as a pet, learn spellings of words with the /i:/ sound spelt ey and write descriptive sentences using expanded noun phrases

Lesson One : Word Groups

Select and group words with the same final phoneme sound including words with the /i:/ sound spelt ey

Lesson Two : Pet Sentences

Select descriptive adjectives to create expanded noun phrases to use in sentences describing pets

Lesson Three : Pet Lists

Collect and record sets of words that can be used to describe how to clean, feed and exercise a family pet

Lesson Four : Story Plans

Role-play and record some of the narrative events that might happen in a story about a family pet

Lesson Five : Pet Story

Compose a narrative story to show some of the problems that an unusual animal might make for a family to solve

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