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Teaching of Reading

WarHorse

Week 2 - W/C 1st March

Monday 1st March

LI: To Predict

Open the PowerPoint to explore the vocabulary check.

Read pages 18 - 26.

 

Why does Joey trust Albert?

Why do you think there are heated exchanges on the farm?

Why does Albert's mum ask him to take the boar back?

Why is Albert's father being nice to Joey?

 

Challenge: Predict what will happen next to Joey. Give evidence from the text to justify your prediction. How would Albert react?

 

Wow: Write the opening paragraph of the next chapter.

 

 

Tuesday 2nd March

LI: To infer character's motives 

 

Open the PowerPoint to explore the vocabulary check.

Read pages 27 - 34.

 

 Why does Albert's father take Zoey and Joey?

Why is Joey frightened by the cars?

Why was Joey feeling apprehensive?

 

Challenge: infer some of the character's motives by answering these questions:

Why did Albert's father take Zoey into town with Joey?

Why did Albert's father sell Joey?

Why does Albert plead to go with Joey?

Why does Captain Nicholls reassure Albert?

 

Week 1 - W/C 22nd February

Our Teaching of Reading Text this half-term is War Horse.

Use the attached copy of War Horse to read the shared read and independent read sections of the power-point.

 

 

Tuesday 23rd February

LI: To ask questions

You only need to look at the front cover and blurb for today's lesson.

Use the power-point to access today's learning.

Thursday 25th February

LI: To explain

You will need to read Chapter 1 which is in the attached document for today's lesson.

Use the power-point to access today's learning.

Friday 26th February

LI: To predict

You will need to read Chapter 2 from pages 11 to 18 paragraph ending '...I was fresh again and ready for work the next morning.'

Use the power-point to access today's learning.

 

Teaching of Reading - Cloud Busting

An online copy of the book can be found here: https://www.bookscool.com/en/Cloud-Busting-766697/1 but audio recordings will be uploaded too. 

 

Use the weekly power-points to explore the vocabulary and explain the learning tasks.

Chapter 1.mp3

Chapter 2.mp3

Chapter 3.mp3

Week 2 11th January

Week 3 18th January

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

Chapter 14 &15

Week 4 Power-point

Chapter 22 & 23 2021-01-31 11_04_59.mp3

Chapter 24 2021-01-31 11_05_04.mp3

Chapter 25 2021-01-31 11_05_09.mp3

Chapter 26 2021-01-31 11_05_14.mp3

Week 6: Non-fiction

 

This week's Teaching of Reading will based on a non-fiction text about the Titanic. Read this article which is your Teaching of Reading text:   https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-17667272

 

Look at the power-point below which explains your learning each day.

 

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