Knowledge and skills

  • Character analysis
  • Character, plot and setting
  • Comprehension
  • Discussing books
  • Group discussion
  • Reading widely
  • Speaking and listening
  • Story characters
  • Story structure
  • Themes and conventions

Ferdinand Forest has got a problem. What shall he read now he's come to the end of his favourite series of books? This framed story is perfect for looking at story structure and character place in story.

Use this infographic on your whiteboard or as a handy reference file on your tablet or class workstation.

Use this infographic on your whiteboard or as a handy reference file on your tablet or class workstation.

Ranjit has written a story about a kind tiger. Can the children help Ranjit improve his work?

Two Ranjit's Rainbow Tigers themed posters defining synonyms and antonyms.

Two Ranjit's Rainbow Tigers themed posters defining synonyms and antonyms.

Help the Olympian gods spot the errors in their writing using this spelling and grammar exercise.

Ranjit has written a story about a kind tiger. Can the children help Ranjit improve his work?

Knowledge and skills

  • Storytelling
  • Story writing
  • Spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Writing techniques
  • Vocabulary development

Sports Day on Mount Olympus provides heaps of opportunities for exploring language in a fun and engaging way. The story is full of colourful expression, simile and hyperbole – and children will enjoy being language detectives and identifying the different writing techniques that the author uses.

Books resources

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  • Activity Sheet
  • Assembly
  • Comprehension
  • Ebook
  • Famous People
  • FREE
  • History
  • Learning To Learn
  • Literacy
  • Maths
  • Poetry
  • Reading
  • Rewards
  • SPaG
  • Story
  • Story Resources
  • Template
  • Whiteboard
  • Default
  • Title
  • Random

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