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The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher – Three lesson plans for KS2 reading and literacy

What's included?

23-page PDF

Key Stage

KS2

Age

Years 3-6

Subjects

Originally produced to support a Puffin Virtually Live webcast for schools, this resource aims to help primary classes explore the book The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher.

The 23-page document contains three lesson plans with the following learning objectives:

Lesson One

  • To ask and answer relevant and appropriate questions
  • To identify question words and use the correct punctuation when writing questions
  • To consider characters’ thoughts and feelings using the information given

Lesson Two

  • To identify and generate rhyming strings
  • To write a rhyme
  • To read a rhyme aloud

Lesson Three

  • To understand what makes us special

Each lesson is supported by a different extract from the book and a set of accompanying resource sheets, including printable cards, writing templates and instructions for pupils to create their own Christmas cards and doorhangers.

For more information about The Christmasaurus, visit the Puffin Books website or follow @PuffinBooks.

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