New curriculum 2014: Primary English
Website Prepare for the new academic year with this document full of resources, activities and lesson plans aligned to each objective of the primary English curriculum for 2014. Very useful resource with many links.
Ancient Greece- talk4writing newspaper report unit based on Theseus
Lesson Using Pie Corbett's talk4writing materials a theme of work based on recounting the myth of Theseus and the Minotaur as a news report. Other news reports included for reading analysis.
Recounts-display TES
Display Four A4 pages to use on a display alongside student's own recount examples. *Title *Explanation *Features of a recount (title, past tense, introductory paragraph [who, what, when, where & why], main body in order, time connectives, concluding sentence) *Sequential words brainstorm,
Recount-Superstorm TES
PowerPoint A week's worth of lessons based on Superstorm Sandy and recounts.
Holiday recount-TES
PowerPoint Big Writing lesson plan & resources for writing a recount of their holidays.  
Features of a recount- TES
PowerPoint A powerpoint outlining features or recounts, emphasising beginning, middle and end. Also highlighting time words/connectives.
Recounts- Video BBC Bitesize
Video BBC Learning Zone videos for recounts.
The Fire of London-TES
Video The Fire of London -teaching resources from the TES
Waving Goodbye, Ice Skating
Website A variety of recount resources from Primary Resources  
A School Trip-Teachit
Resource This PowerPoint is suitable for shared reading. It uses a typical school trip as a model for the features of recount and a useful framework to follow.  
UFOs-Hamilton Trust
Lesson Hamilton trust plans- recounts –UFOs Linked to ‘ Tuesday’ by David Weisner on A store.  
RNLI Rescue-TES
PowerPoint An interactive whiteboard activity looking at a written report of an RNLI rescue. Then pupils listen to a radio report of a rescue and record key facts about what happened.
Conquest of Everest
  Lesson TES- Planning with full resources to help with the teaching of recounts and reports in Year 5. All linked to the conquest of Everest.  
New curriculum 2014: Primary English
Website Prepare for the new academic year with this document full of resources, activities and lesson plans aligned to each objective of the primary English curriculum for 2014. Very useful resource with many links.
Ancient Greece- talk4writing newspaper report unit based on Theseus
Lesson Using Pie Corbett's talk4writing materials a theme of work based on recounting the myth of Theseus and the Minotaur as a news report. Other news reports included for reading analysis.
Recounts-display TES
Display Four A4 pages to use on a display alongside student's own recount examples. *Title *Explanation *Features of a recount (title, past tense, introductory paragraph [who, what, when, where & why], main body in order, time connectives, concluding sentence) *Sequential words brainstorm,
Recount-Superstorm TES
PowerPoint A week's worth of lessons based on Superstorm Sandy and recounts.
Holiday recount-TES
PowerPoint Big Writing lesson plan & resources for writing a recount of their holidays.  
Features of a recount- TES
PowerPoint A powerpoint outlining features or recounts, emphasising beginning, middle and end. Also highlighting time words/connectives.
Recounts- Video BBC Bitesize
Video BBC Learning Zone videos for recounts.
The Fire of London-TES
Video The Fire of London -teaching resources from the TES
Waving Goodbye, Ice Skating
Website A variety of recount resources from Primary Resources  
A School Trip-Teachit
Resource This PowerPoint is suitable for shared reading. It uses a typical school trip as a model for the features of recount and a useful framework to follow.  
UFOs-Hamilton Trust
Lesson Hamilton trust plans- recounts –UFOs Linked to ‘ Tuesday’ by David Weisner on A store.