Fiction

English Year 3/4 Spring Fairy Tales

Alternative Versions

Enjoy looking at Fairy Tales from a new perspective; the Wolf's version of the Three Little Pigs is quite a different story... Revise dialogue punctuation and use of the perfect form.

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

Core
Unit 1 Core: Introducing New versions of fairy tales
(suggested as 5 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Essential Texts
The Three Pigs by David Wiesner
The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka
The Wolf’s Story by Toby Forward

SPAG
Unit 2 SPaG: Punctuating direct speech
(suggested as 3 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

PowerPoint: Punctuating Dialogue

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You Will Need

Essential Texts
The Three Little Wolves and The Big Bad Pig by Eugene Trivizas and Helen Oxenbury
Hamilton Animated Tale The Three Billy Goats Gruff told by Wilf Merttens

SPAG
Unit 3 SPaG: Verbs and the Present Perfect Form
(suggested as 2 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

PowerPoint: Perfect Form

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You Will Need

Essential Texts
Snow White in New York by Fiona French

Composition
Unit 4 Composition: Writing mixed-up Fairy Tales
(suggested as 5 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit

You Will Need

Essential Texts
Mixed Up Fairy Tales by Hilary Robinson and Nick Sharratt