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This English teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to read and write a set of instructions to prepare and cook a healthy meal as part of a balanced diet. The class can edit example instructions to match the correct audience for their intended function and usage.

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Learning Objectives

Identifying and discussing themes and conventions in instructional writing. Identifying the audience for and purpose of the writing, selecting the appropriate form and using other similar writing as models.

Learning Outcomes

I can say how to structure and format a set of instructions. I can select matching sentence structures and vocabulary to write a set of instructions needed to complete a specific activity.

Healthy Meals

Teaching sequence to help the children read and write a set of instructions to prepare and cook a healthy meal as part of a balanced diet

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Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children explain how to structure and format a set of instructions about how to prepare and cook a healthy meal

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Activity cards to help the children simplify and improve a set of instructions about how to make a healthy meal as part of a balanced diet

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Vocabulary word bank to help the children write a set of instructions about how to prepare and cook a meal using vegetables

Instructions Writing Checklist

Activity to help the children edit and correct the format and structure a set of instructions about how to make a healthy meal as part of a balanced diet

Healthy Meals

Interactive activity to help the children read and write a set of instructions to prepare and cook a healthy meal as part of a balanced diet

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to read and write a set of instructions to prepare and cook a healthy meal as part of a balanced diet

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