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Yr 4 Whole Class Reading The Butterfly Lion


Bertie rescues an orphaned white lion cub from the African veld. They are inseparable until Bertie is sent away to a boarding school and the lion is sold to a circus.

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Whole Class Reading fiction resources and planning for Y4, in a zip file based on Chapter One to Chapter Four of Michael Morpurgo’s ‘The Butterfly Lion’. Vocabulary, Retrieval, Inference, Prediction, Visualisation and Summarising are covered in this unit. 

In this pack you will find 2 x whole class lessons (an hour long focus – or you can split it into separate days); an editable PowerPoint presentation; vocabulary focus; full planning using the KS2 Reading Domains; and the task sheets (scaffolded) all ready to print. The original book is needed to complete the unit.