Fiction

English Year 1 Summer Stories on a Theme

Superheroes

Superheroes All Sorts, Super Daisy, Superhero ABC will inspire your class to read and write! Study antonyms and punctuation while producing comic strips based on invented superheroes.

Start with the core unit to introduce key texts. Then select from comprehension, SPAG and composition units.

Core
Unit 1 Core Unit 1 – Read, recognise and enjoy a text about superheroes
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Group Readers
Superheroes All Sorts

Group Readers

Superheroes All Sorts
A quite superb book which points out that there are many types of superhero – human and otherwise! All children (and adults) will love the illustrations which can make us laugh out loud. This text is perfect for beginning readers.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.

SPAG
Unit 2 SPAG: Spelling of plurals and words ending –ed and -ing
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

Group Readers

Superheroes All Sorts
A quite superb book which points out that there are many types of superhero – human and otherwise! All children (and adults) will love the illustrations which can make us laugh out loud. This text is perfect for beginning readers.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.

Composition
Unit 3 Composition: Recognising and writing antonyms and comparisons
(suggested as 3 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Texts
Super Daisy by Kes Gray and Nick Sharrett

Group Readers
Superheroes All Sorts

Group Readers

Superheroes All Sorts
A quite superb book which points out that there are many types of superhero – human and otherwise! All children (and adults) will love the illustrations which can make us laugh out loud. This text is perfect for beginning readers.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.

SPAG
Unit 4 SPAG: Alphabet and initial sounds; using capitals for proper names
(suggested as 3 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Texts
Superhero ABC by Bob McLeod

Composition
Unit 5 Composition: Write dialogue and produce a comic strip about a superhero
(suggested as 5 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Group Readers
Superheroes All Sorts

Group Readers

Superheroes All Sorts
A quite superb book which points out that there are many types of superhero – human and otherwise! All children (and adults) will love the illustrations which can make us laugh out loud. This text is perfect for beginning readers.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.