PowerPoint Powerpoint presentation for using speech marks and setting speech out correctly. Also attached is a text extract for the children to add speech marks and commas, as well as set it out correctly (2/3 extracts from George's Marvellous Medicine which are also shown set out and punctuated correctly on the Powerpoint presentation). Also attached is the success criteria for the children to stick in books and self assess against.
Resource The Mathematics Medicine booklet consists of 8 pages of maths problems suitable for Year 3 children. The booklet uses the idea of a weird ‘medicine’ recipe from Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine. George’s teacher has designed his own weird medicine and the ingredients are hidden in the book of problems. The children are presented with a series of maths problems, each of which is based on a calculation skill linked to the National Curriculum
Mathematics Medicine -TES
Lesson The Mathematics Medicine booklet consists of 8 pages of maths problems suitable for Year 3 children. The booklet uses the idea of a weird ‘medicine’ recipe from Roald Dahl’s “George’s Marvellous Medicine”.
Chapter 1- TES
Resource A week's worth of resources relating to Chapter 1 of George's Marvellous Medicine. Written for a Year 3 class including a low ability group working at level 1a. Could easily be adapted for Year 4.
Description of Grandma-TES
Resource TES: Two resources to help with exploring how the author brings the character of grandma to life with vivid description ... printable worksheet with room to add many words and images.
Resource Guided reading: TES: Here is a starting point for each chapter of this wonderful book. It contains questions to get discussion started ot give to the children to read and answer once they have read each chapter,
Dick and Dom read Georges' Marvellous Medicine- BBC
Video Presenters Dick and Dom read extracts from 'George’s Marvellous Medicine' by Roald Dahl, explaining why it’s their favourite children’s book, how it captured their imaginations and why they love to read. The real and animated worlds collide to reveal the wonder that is contained within the book.