Fiction

English Year 3 Autumn Stories by the Same Author

Stories by Michael Foreman

Read I'll Take You to Mrs Cole and other stories by Michael Foreman. Write a new version. Study dialogue, verbs, and conjunctions for time, place, cause.

The planning and resource documents for each session in this English block are free to all users.

Core
Unit 1 Core: Introduction to Michael Foreman’s style; predicting & making inference
(suggested as 3 days)

With TA or Tutor

These materials are for a TA or Tutor to use with a small group of children or one child.

They support the learning in class in this unit.

Notes are provided for teacher and TA/Tutor.


Back to Lockdown?

If your class or school is having to close for a while, these materials provide a home dimension as well as a clear route map outlining what to teach online, and what to practise at home.

You Will Need

Texts
I’ll Take You to Mrs Cole! by Nigel Gray and Michael Foreman
Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish by Michael Foreman

SPAG
Unit 2 SPAG: Using and punctuating dialogue
(suggested as 2 days)

With TA or Tutor

These materials are for a TA or Tutor to use with a small group of children or one child.

They support the learning in class in this unit.

Notes are provided for teacher and TA/Tutor.


Back to Lockdown?

If your class or school is having to close for a while, these materials provide a home dimension as well as a clear route map outlining what to teach online, and what to practise at home.

You Will Need

Texts
I’ll Take You to Mrs Cole! by Nigel Gray and Michael Foreman
Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish by Michael Foreman

Presentations
Grammar PowerPoint: Dialogue

SPAG
Unit 3 SPAG: Verbs; conjunctions: extend sentences, express time, place & cause
(suggested as 3 days)

With TA or Tutor

These materials are for a TA or Tutor to use with a small group of children or one child.

They support the learning in class in this unit.

Notes are provided for teacher and TA/Tutor.


Back to Lockdown?

If your class or school is having to close for a while, these materials provide a home dimension as well as a clear route map outlining what to teach online, and what to practise at home.

You Will Need

Texts
I’ll Take You to Mrs Cole! by Nigel Gray and Michael Foreman

Presentations
Grammar PowerPoint: Verbs
Grammar PowerPoint: Conjunctions

Composition
Unit 4 Composition: Extended writing: new version of a story read
(suggested as 3 days)

With TA or Tutor

These materials are for a TA or Tutor to use with a small group of children or one child.

They support the learning in class in this unit.

Notes are provided for teacher and TA/Tutor.


Back to Lockdown?

If your class or school is having to close for a while, these materials provide a home dimension as well as a clear route map outlining what to teach online, and what to practise at home.

You Will Need

Texts
I’ll Take You to Mrs Cole! by Nigel Gray and Michael Foreman