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This English teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to identify and define the meaning of different words that are part of the same root family. The class can identify and describe common characters, settings and themes that are used by authors in traditional stories.

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Learning Objectives

Word families based on common words, showing how words are related in form and meaning. Identifying themes and conventions in traditional stories.

Learning Outcomes

I can sort words into groups of words with related spellings and meanings. I can identify common characters and settings used in fairy tales.

Word Groups

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and define the meaning of different words that are part of the same root family

Word Families

Activity cards to help the children select and group sets of words that are part of the same root family to use when describing characters in a traditional story

Word Families (support)

Activity cards to help the children select and group sets of words that are part of the same root family to use when describing characters in a traditional story

Word Groups

Interactive activity to help the children identify and define the meaning of different words that are part of the same root family

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and define the meaning of different words that are part of the same root family

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