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Santa’s Workshop

This English scheme of work for Key Stage Two gets the children to plan and write an explanation to describe how Santa Claus prepares for Christmas including using apostrophes to indicate possession in sentences. The class can identify some of the special vocabulary to use when writing an explanation and not a narrative story.

Plan and write an explanation to describe how Santa Claus prepares for Christmas including using apostrophes to indicate possession in sentences

Lesson One : Santa’s Sleigh

Identity and describe how to compose a explanation about how Santa prepares his sleigh ready for Christmas

Lesson Two : Reindeer Equipment

Use apostrophes for possession in sentences to describe equipment used by Santa’s reindeer

Lesson Three : Elves’ Tools

Use apostrophes for possession in sentences to describe tools used by the elves in Santa’s workshop

Lesson Four : Christmas Eve

Practise writing different sentences to explain how and why Santa makes preparations for Christmas

Lesson Five : Christmas Preparations

Draft and edit an explanation about how Santa prepares for Christmas

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