Fancy yourself a courageous knight? Want to have a chat with a talking animal? All of this is possible and more with our Myths, Legends and Fables pack. Combining elements of all three types of story, this pack opens up a world of supernatural creatures, brave legends, and breath-taking battles.
Through a unique and stimulating collection of written and oral exercises, children will learn how to create their own ancient story, with legendary figures and mythical creatures going head to head. Add to this, talking animals, a towering mountain and a secret long forgotten and you have all the elements of an unforgettable journey for your pupils.
The resource consists of a range of Word, Excel and SMART Notebook files which are complete and ready to teach. Slides, extracts, activity sheets and teacher prompts are provided. No other texts or resources are needed!
This pack contains:
Pack theme deconstructed through four dynamic phases
Big Question – a problem involving deeper thinking around the topic
Exciting, original resources which Increase familiarity with narrative style
Engaging activities which develop inquiry, role play, discussion, debate, research as well as literacy skills
A range of written exercises structured around the theme which focus on improving sentence construction, use of punctuation and a variety of literary techniques
An expansive writing task linked to an original, engaging stimulus
Range of group, partnered and independent activities
Scaffold writing sheets to ensure all pupils access all the content
Coverage of many of the English National Curriculum objectives
A scorecard which incentivises pupils
A range of performance suggestions for celebrating good work
Suggestions for spelling, punctuation and grammar activities to complement each lesson
Summary and planning files