A week of fully resourced Literacy lessons about Greek Myths for UKS2
This week of Literacy lessons focuses on developing children’s understanding of Greek myths and gives them an opportunity to write a description of their own mythological creature. All of the classes who have been taught this week of Literacy have really enjoyed it, especially the boys!
Day 1: Reading and analysing examples of Greek myths.
Day 2: Creating word banks to describe mythological creatures.
Day 3: Using expanded noun phrases to describe mythological creatures.
Day 4: Creating and planning their own mythological creature (with a bit of drawing included to keep them interested).
Day 5: Children write a written description of their mythical creatures using the skills taught during the week.