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Santa’s Holiday

This English scheme of work for Key Stage One gets the children to plan and write a narrative story to describe some of the different places that Santa could visit on a holiday using sentence clauses linked by the conjunction and. The class can suggest how Santa might solve problems he could experience on his holiday.

Plan and write a narrative story to describe some of the different places that Santa could visit on a holiday

Lesson One : Santa’s Postcards

Identify and select vocabulary to describe different places visited by Santa Claus

Lesson Two : Santa’s Holiday Wishes

Write and punctuate sentences to describe places that Santa wishes to visit on holiday.

Lesson Three : Santa’s Suitcase

Use the conjunction and to link pairs of items that might be needed by Santa for different holidays

Lesson Four : Santa’s Visit

Compile a storyboard to plan a narrative story about where Santa could visit on holiday

Lesson Five : Santa’s Trip

Write a narrative story to describe one of the special places that Santa could visit on holiday after Christmas

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