# Displaying items by tag: maths

## Pirate problems

Maths problems aren't as tricky as they first seem, start with some simple, contextual pirate problems.

## Pirate problems

Maths problems aren't as tricky as they first seem, start with some simple, contextual pirate problems.

## Rounding decimals

Measure the distance between the islands and round up or down the distances.

## Mathematical vocabulary

Simple mathematical word cards, easy to cut out and perfect for discussing the four operations.

## Mathematical vocabulary

Simple mathematical word cards, easy to cut out and perfect for discussing the four operations.

## Rounding decimals

Measure the distance between the islands and round up or down the distances.

## Pirate problems

Mathematical word problems can be a very daunting proposition for some children but with the right strategies their mysteries can be unlocked.

## Woodland characters data sheet

Use these data sheets with the woodland animal shapes resource.

## Woodland character outlines

Use these outlines of the woodland animal characters in A Thumping Great Rabbit to work out water rationing.

## How much change?

Can the children help him work out how much change Mrs Bannerjee needs to give to her customers?

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• ## Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle ebook

A story about a boy who fell into a book.

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• ## Ferdinand Forest spellings

These words taken from the Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle by Libby Taylor are often misspelled. Learn how to spell any that you don’t

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
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• Story Resources
• ## Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle story map

Display the story map on your whiteboard and tell the story, image by image.

• FREE
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• Whiteboard
• ## Assembly – closing thought

Read the ‘Travel by book’ closing thought and talk about the ideas in it during your class or school assembly.

• Assembly
• FREE
• Poetry

What facts can you find in text and what can you infer?

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Fact finding

When confronted by a question, which words matter most when trying to work out the answer?

• Activity Sheet
• Learning To Learn
• ## Library book quest

Demonstrate the breadth of subjects in your local or school library with this library book quest.

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• ## Pirate problems

Maths problems aren't as tricky as they first seem, start with some simple, contextual pirate problems.

• Activity Sheet
• Maths
• Story Resources
• ## Spelling rules bookmarks

These bookmarks provide a handy reminder of some common spelling rules.

• Literacy
• SPaG
• ## Ferdinand Forest vocabulary

Make your own vocabulary cards with these words from Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle.

• Literacy
• SPaG
• Story Resources
• ## Story treasure hunt cards

Cut and laminate these cards for a literary treasure hunt game.

• Literacy
• ## Mapping a story

Use this chart to identify the key elements of a story.

• Literacy
• Template
• ## Mathematical vocabulary

Simple mathematical word cards, easy to cut out and perfect for discussing the four operations.

• Literacy
• Maths
• ## Teacher’s favourite book

Can children match the favourite book to the teacher?

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• ## Rounding decimals

Measure the distance between the islands and round up or down the distances.

• Activity Sheet
• Maths
• Story Resources

• Literacy
• ## Word of the week

Use this editable PDF to write your Word of the Week.

• Literacy
• Whiteboard
• ## Understanding the story

Closed and open-ended comprehension activities for Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle.

• Activity Sheet
• Comprehension
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Order the story

Cut out and arrange the story events of Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle in order.

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Samuel Johnson cross quiz

After all your work on Dictionary Johnson try this cross quiz. Nine tricky questions to try.

• Activity Sheet
• Famous People
• History
• ## Greedy Gizzard crew profiles

Develop the children’s understanding of the main characters in Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle with these fun pirate crew profile sheets.

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Vocabulary – ‘pirate’ words

Match the seafaring word to its definition with these pirate vocabulary flash cards.

• Literacy
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• ## Pirate Pickle glossary

Can the children put these pirate-themed words from Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle in alphabetical order and then research what they mean?

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Wanted posters

These Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle ‘Wanted’ posters are the perfect space for children to develop their understanding of some of the main characters

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Samuel Johnson profile

Write a profile for Dr Samuel Johnson.

• Activity Sheet
• Famous People
• History
• Literacy
• ## Dictionary Johnson biography

Learn all about the life of Dr Samuel Johnson.

• Famous People
• History
• Literacy
• Story
• ## Samuel Johnson slideshow

A profile for Dr Samuel Johnson.

• Famous People
• History
• ## Books storytelling certificate – EY and KS1

Reward your Early Years and KS1 storytellers with this Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle- themed certificate.

• FREE
• Literacy
• Rewards
• Story Resources
• ## Storytelling prompts

Our ‘Storytelling prompts’ for Ferdinand Forest and the pirate pickle are the perfect accompaniment to your storytelling lessons. These prompts come with keyword phrases from the story.

• Literacy
• Story Resources
• Whiteboard
• ## Spot the difference KS1

Can you spot the differences between the two pirate crew images?

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Spot the difference

Can you spot and describe the difference between the two pirate crew images?

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy
• Story Resources
• ## Books storytelling certificate – KS2

Reward your KS2 storytellers with this Ferdinand Forest and the Pirate Pickle themed certificate.

• FREE
• Literacy
• Rewards
• Story Resources
• ## Books fact cards

Our downloadable books fact cards feature four of our most famous authors.

• Learning To Learn
• Whiteboard
• ## Books fact card template

• Learning To Learn
• Template

A list of challenges that will help focus the readers in your class.

• Activity Sheet
• Literacy