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Thursday 4th March 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Poems about Crocodiles

Poetry by Lewis Carroll and Christine F. Fletcher - Page 24

 

Read Poems about Crocodiles by Lewis Carroll and Christine F. Fletcher and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Monday 1st March 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - My Name is Mina

Fiction by David Almond - Page 22

 

Read My Name is Mina by David Almond and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Thursday 25th February 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - An Interview with Rebecca Addlington

Non-fiction from www.nhs.com - Page 20

 

Read An Interview with Rebecca Addlington from www.nhs.com and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Monday 22nd February 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - High Adventure

Memoir by Edmund Hillary - Page 18

 

Read the memoir High Adventure by Edmund Hillary and answer the 6 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Thursday 4th February 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Robotic Baby Penguin

News article from The Independent - Page 16

 

Read the news article Robotic Baby Penguin from The Independent and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Monday 1st February 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - The Demon Headmaster

Fiction by Gillian Cross - Page 14

 

Read the extract from The Demon Headmaster by  Gillian Cross and answer the 6 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Thursday 28th January 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Daddy Fell into the Pond

Classic Poetry by Alfred Noyes - Page 12

 

Read the extract from Daddy Fell into the Pond by Alfred Noyes and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Monday 25th January 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Let's Get Growing!

Non-fiction by Chris Collins and Lia Leendertz - Page 10

 

Read the extract from Let's Get Growing! by Chris Collins and Lia Leendertz and answer the 6 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Thursday 21st January 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Bill's New Frock

Fiction by Anne Fine - Page 8

 

Read the extract from Bill's New Frock by Anne Fine and answer the 6 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Monday 18th January 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Nature Trail

Poetry by Benjamin Zephaniah - Page 6

 

Read the extract from Nature Trail by Benjamin Zephaniah and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Thursday 14th January 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Building Stonehenge

Non-fiction by Martin Oliver - Page 4

 

Read the extract from Building Stonehenge by Martin Oliver and answer the 6 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

Monday 11th January 2021

 

KS2 English Comprehension - Harriet's Hare

Fiction by Dick King-Smith - Page 2

 

Read the extract from Harriet's Hare by Dick King-Smith and answer the 7 questions.

 

Reading Skills

 

Ask questions
Look for smaller words in bigger words
Make the sound and blend the letters
Cross check with the picture
Infer how a character thinks and feels and predict what will happen next
Reread the sentence
Read the sentence before and after
Look for the punctuation to help guide

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