These resources focus on exploring rainforests through literacy and give lots of scope for follow up writing activities! They're also useful in the study of conservation issues. As some of the language is tricky the comprehensions are mainly suitable for age 9 and above, but could be a challenge for younger pupils!
Comprehension 1 - consists of a detailed A4 sized text on the Amazon rainforest, including conservation issues. The question sheet is designed to stick in the pupils' books and includes lesson objectives and 2 differentiated dictionary challenges.
Comprehension 2 - an A4 - sized cloze procedure exercise called 'What is a Rainforest?'
Factfile based on the landscape / geography of Brazil; it includes information on the Amazon and missing words for pupils to find
Map of world rainforests with space for written tasks.