Title: WW1 UKS2 Literacy Plan – Week 1 of 2 See Week 2 here
Description: For those teaching WW1. The first week of a two week plan based around Private Peaceful (text and film). It should work regardless of whether the chn have seen the film/read the book or not. It explores how character is developed , in the context of Tommo & Charlie’s initial reluctance to join the Pals Battalion and how they move their thinking over time. It culminates in the children drafting, redrafting, then writing in neat, a letter to their mum explaining why they have decided to join the battalion.
Category: Primary English/Literacy > Fiction