Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in English for Key Stage Two to teach about writing texts using formal language

  • Bonfire Speech

    Bonfire Speech

    Practise writing a speech to open a town’s firework display using formal language and sentence structures

  • Firework Complaint

    Firework Complaint

    Select and use formal language when writing a letter of complaint about a neighbour’s firework display

  • Bonfire Invitations

    Bonfire Invitations

    Select and use formal and informal language to invite different groups of people to a family Bonfire party

  • Bonfire Guests

    Bonfire Guests

    Identify and record some of the special formal and informal vocabulary that might be used when inviting different groups of people to a Bonfire Night party

  • Lengths, Masses and Capacities
    Solve a selection of contextual problems by comparing and converting between different units of measurement for mass, length and capacity
  • Fruit Cocktails
    Convert capacities between litres and millilitres when mixing ingredients for different drinks
  • Changing Lengths
    Measure different lengths around the school and convert between metres, centimetres and millimetres
  • Soup Shopping
    Convert measurements between grams and kilograms to calculate prices of foods needed for different recipes