Year 1 are ACE storytellers!

This week we have started to learn the story of The Three Little Pigs. We have made our own story maps, a story mountain and started to put some actions with our storytelling to help us remember different parts of our traditional tale. We will be focusing on the openings and endings of stories over the next couple of weeks and it would be lovely if you can read some traditional tales at home and think about the language used by the authors.

I wonder if you could use the map or the videos of us performing our storytelling to practice at home?

A story mountain from Year 1.
1C’s story map of the Three Little Pigs.
1M’s story map of the Three Little Pigs.
1S’ story map of the Three Little Pigs.
1C have been starting to learn the story using our map and actions.

The Lazy Lion

This week in our English lessons we have been learning to retell the story of the Lazy Lion. The rain is coming but he is so lazy he tries to make all the other animals build a house for him. Unfortunately, none of the houses they build are up to his high standards… and then the rain comes!