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Christmas Deliveries

This English teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to plan and write recounts to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas. The class can select and use time adverbials to indicate when different things happened in their recounts of life at the North Pole.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to plan and write recounts to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas

Learning Objectives

Identifying themes and conventions in a wide range of texts. Composing and rehearsing sentences orally, progressively building a varied and rich vocabulary and an increasing range of sentence structures.

Learning Outcomes

I can say how recounts are the same or different as other texts. I can compose sentences aloud to use as part of a recount of a fictional event.

Christmas Deliveries

Teaching sequence to help the children plan and write recounts to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas

Mrs Claus

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children explain how to structure and format a recount to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas

Time Adverbials

Vocabulary word bank to help the children select and use time adverbials to indicate when different things happened in their recounts of life at the North Pole.

Santa Claus

Template to help the children write a recount in character as Santa Claus to describe what happens on Christmas Eve

Christmas Deliveries

Interactive activity to help the children plan and write recounts to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to plan and write recounts to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas

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