This pack focuses on the fable ‘The Lion and the Mouse’. It is a complete unit and the resources can be included in both the Common core and British curriculum as well as for international schools.
There are activities with children who have English as an additional language such as clear writing frames for fable creation, clear elements checklist with some grammatical reminders, interactive foldable activities. There are different groupings of flash cards.
The first set of writing frames are as follows:
A quick fable checklist..
A foldable adventure story template (which can be photocopied back to back).
This can be used as separate activities or back to back. Using the snip tool, it could be incorporated into your interactive white board activities.
Lined paper for writing.
A story board template for lower abilities / children who prefer to use pictures or drawings to organize and demonstrate their ideas or English as an additional language.
A differentiated writing frame for 3 groups.
N.B. For children with English as an additional language who have a high level of vocabulary in their mother tongue. This is a good way to model sentences and play with language before a formal write.