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Journalistic Writing

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in English for Key Stage Two to teach about composing reports using journalistic language and text structures

  • Crucifixion Report

    Crucifixion Report

    Use information extracted from the four Gospels to write a news report about how Jesus was crucified by the Romans

  • Family News

    Family News

    Practise writing a news report describing an event that might happen in a family home over Christmas

  • Bethlehem News

    Bethlehem News

    Plan and write a newspaper report about the sequence of events surrounding the birth of Jesus

  • Trojan War

    Trojan War

    Investigate and record information about a significant event that happened in Ancient Greece by using journalistic writing

  • Parable of the Weeds

    Parable of the Weeds

    Plan and write a news report to illustrate what happened in a story parable told by Jesus in the New Testament

  • 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