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Lesson Four – Italian Penpal

This geography teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to write a reply to a letter from an Italian penpal to explore life in the Italy and make comparisons to the UK. The class can Investigate and record how different aspects of life in Italy is the same or different to other places.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to write a reply to a letter from an Italian penpal to explore life in the Italy and make comparisons to the UK

Learning Objectives

Identify and describe what places are like. Describe and explain how and why places are similar and different from other places in the same country and elsewhere in the world.

Learning Outcomes

I can identify questions to explore a particular locality. I can say how a region of the world is the same or different than the UK.

Italian Penpal

Teaching sequence to help the children write a reply to a letter from an Italian penpal to explore life in the Italy and make comparisons to the UK

Map of Italy

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe a location found in the European country of Italy

Dear Friend

Shared reading text to help the children use an example letter from a penpal to explore life in the Italy and make comparisons to the UK

Penpal Letter

Template to help the children format and structure a letter to find out about life in Italy to compare with the UK

Italian Penpal

Interactive activity to help the children write a reply to a letter from an Italian penpal to explore life in the Italy and make comparisons to the UK

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to write a reply to a letter from an Italian penpal to explore life in the Italy and make comparisons to the UK

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