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Lesson Five – Pancake Tasting

This English teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to test and evaluate a set of instructions about how to make some pancakes with different toppings and fillings. The children can practise following their recipes to identify ideas for improvements when composing a set of instructions.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to test and evaluate a set of instructions about how to make some pancakes with different toppings and fillings

Learning Objectives

Assessing the effectiveness of their own and others’ writing and suggesting improvements. Proposing changes to grammar and vocabulary to improve consistency.

Learning Outcomes

I can test the effectiveness of a set of instructions by using practical activities. I can identify changes to grammar and vocabulary to produce clear and direct instructions.

Pancake Tasting

Teaching sequence to help the children test and evaluate a set of instructions about how to make some pancakes with different toppings and fillings

Banana Pancakes

Shared reading text to help the children identify and explain how to format and structure a set of instructions for a pancake recipe

Pancakes Review

Template to help the children review and suggest improvements to a set of instructions about how to make some pancakes

Pancake Tasting

Interactive activity to help the children test and evaluate a set of instructions about how to make some pancakes with different toppings and fillings

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to test and evaluate a set of instructions about how to make some pancakes with different toppings and fillings

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