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Traditional stories

Explore traditional stories in KS1 and KS2 wth our story planning worksheets, story mountain templates and character profiles.

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Retelling traditional tales
This resource guides children on how to rewrite a familiar tale,  … read more
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Building Stories - a DreamWorks Tours: Shrek's Adventure! London resource
Step into story construction! Students will discover the tools  … read more
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Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 | Reading comprehension | Writing composition
Merlin
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Goram and Ghyston - asking questions
A question writing task on the book Goram and Ghyston, The Bristol  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 | Writing composition | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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The bravest warrior – an Iron Age tale
An example of a tale which would have been told in ancient times  … read more
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Write your own legend – castle setting
Use the planning grid to help structure and formulate ideas for  … read more
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Fairy tale writing (with a twist!)
Examples of different and unusual techniques to start a fairy  … read more
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Postcard from a character - Little Red Riding Hood
A detailed planning sheet and writing frame for a postcard to  … read more
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The hungry wolf
Writing from an alternative viewpoint. A simple story plan to  … read more
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Goodies and baddies - conflicts and resolutions
What will happen in your story? An introductory lesson activity  … read more
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Characters' thoughts: Snow white
Read the thought bubbles. Can you match the thought to the correct  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Writing composition
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Fable planning grid
A very useful fable planning grid!  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Writing composition
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Little Red Riding Hood - my version
A super chart for using the structure of Little Red Riding Hood  … read more
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Stepmother's feelings!
A fun grid for children to complete from the point of view of  … read more
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Aesop's Fables – cartoon sequencing
A super resource pack. Five different fables to recreate as a  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Writing composition
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Planning a fairy tale
A useful prompt sheet to use or display when studying a unit  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Writing composition
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Plan a fable
Write an alternative story for the fable 'The lion and the mouse'  … read more
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Wanted: fairy tale character
Wanted poster. Draw and describe your fairy tale character.  … read more
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Ladies and gentlemen...
A fun resource encouraging pupils to think of exciting names  … read more
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