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Phonics: u_e sound

Draw all the things you found with the u_e sound.


Now you know what a homophone is, can you find the right ones to use in a sentence?


Independent Writing - An Alternative Ending for The Gingerbread Man 


Watch this alternative version of the Gingerbread Man by C.J.Leigh. :

The Ninjabread Man by C.J. Leigh Read Aloud

The Ninjabread Man By C.J. Leigh Illustrated By Chris Gall Scholastic Inc. Enjoy this creative story by C.J. Leigh that tells the Gingerbread Man story with ...

How would you like to change the story to make it your own? 

Start telling your story with the phrase: 

Once upon a time a gingerbread man jumped out of the oven…

Using the stick puppets or members of your family, can you tell your version of the story?  Remember that fairy tales always end with: and they lived happily ever after.

You could make a video of your story and send it to us!


Comprehension: The Gingerbread Man


Read story together with support as necessary. Talk about the story together.

Children to answer the questions in their books.

Use the word bank to encourage the children to be independent when answering the questions.


Handwriting: one ome joins

Video 2 - copy and complete one ome joins in your exercise book. Try to do 3 lines of each join. 


See the 'Mrs Kelly's Tips and Tricks' video in 'Teaching Notes' to help you change your literacy book into a handwriting book. 


Mrs Kelly's Funday Friday Handwriting 22.5.20 Step 1 - one ome joins

Elmgrove PS Belfast's Primary 3 handwriting lesson step 2 with Mrs Kelly. Looking at joining one ome.