Whole Class Reading fiction resources and planning for Year 2, in a zip file based on Chris Van Allsburg’s book ‘The Polar Express’. Vocabulary, Retrieval, Inference and Sequencing are all covered in this unit. Teaching children how to answer different question types using popular texts will greatly enhance their enjoyment of reading and understanding.
In this pack you will find 2 x whole class lessons (an hour long for each – or you can split them); an editable PowerPoint presentation; vocabulary focus; full planning using the Year 2 Reading Domains; the task sheets; all ready to print. The original book is needed to complete the unit.