KS2 English

Exploring Adverbs: The Wild Robot Chapters 41-46 Study Guide

21 November 2023 in KS2 English

This weeks study guide of The Wild Robot focuses on adverbs. Adverbs are significant in helping us as readers understand the context of when, where, how, how often, to what extent the actions we read about take place. In our writing,  a well-placed adverb or adverbial phrase will help keep our writing concise, whilst giving the readers help […]

The Power of Synonyms: The Wild Robot Chapters 34-40 Study Guide

12 November 2023 in KS2 English

The Wild Robot Study Guide chapters 34-40.

Writing Summaries: The Wild Robot Chapters 26-33 Study Guide

25 October 2023 in KS2 English

Now that the Non-Chronological writing project is completed we can turn all of our attention back on the story. This week we will be focusing on the ever important skill of giving and writing summaries. We will also be sequencing events, focusing on using comas when listing, and homophones. Writing summaries can be a difficult […]

Action Verbs: The Wild Robot Chapters 23-25 Study Guide

10 October 2023 in KS2 English

Only three chapters this week? This is to make room for some serious work on the non-chronological report on camouflage. However, we do have time to squeeze in some reading, and also zoom in on the super important action verbs. In this post: The Wild Robot Chapters 23-25 Study Guide Teaching Notes And Answers Non-Chronological […]

Identity, Acceptance and Assimilation: The Wild Robot Chapters 19-22 Study Guide

02 October 2023 in KS2 English

The wild robot study guide chapters 19-22

A Descriptive Writing Adventure with Adjectives: The Wild Robot Chapters 14-18 Study Guide

25 September 2023 in KS2 English

This week we will uncover the creative and strategic use of adjectives in The Wild Robot by the author, Peter Brown. In this weeks study guide and blog post, we will not only analyse the impact of adjectives in these chapters but also introduce the ‘ey’ spelling rule for the long ‘a’ sound. Also included are comprehension […]

Nouns, Nouns, Nouns: The Wild Robot Chapters 9-13 Study Guide

17 September 2023 in KS2 English

Types of nouns, common nouns and proper nouns, noun Pictionary, a descriptive writing activity, spelling the long ‘a’ sound using ‘ei, comprehension questions, and activities to learn and consolidate vocabulary. This is what you can expect in this weeks The Wild Robot literature study guide based on Chapters 9-13.   Welcome to the second week […]

Capital Letters and Adding Details to Descriptions: The Wild Robot Chapters 1-8 Study Guide

10 September 2023 in KS2 English

Pre-reading book discussion questions, comprehension questions, adding details to descriptions, when to use capital letters, exploring vocabulary using the Freyer Model, short writing activities, and spelling the long ‘a’ sound.  This is what you can expect in this weeks The Wild Robot literature study guide based on Chapters 1-8.   Welcome to the first of […]

The Wild Robot Homeschool Literature Study Guide

31 August 2023 in KS2 English

For our English lessons, we are going to kick off this year with The Wild Robot. Not only that, I have actually gone full throttle and planned a compete homeschool literature study guide around it. I will be sharing these resources on this blog as we complete the chapters. I am super excited to share […]

Step-By-Step Guide (and Resources): Writing Non-Chronological Reports

03 August 2023 in KS2 English

In this post I will be explaining: I have also created free downloadable resources to write non-chronological reports: Reading and writing doesn’t just have to be about fiction. Sometimes we forget that every subject has specialist vocabulary, every subject requires writing. Teaching your child how to write notes, summaries, reports, and essays will give them vital skills […]

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