About the Read in to Writing Mary Poppins unit:
Suggested year group: Year 3
Length of unit: 6 weeks/30 sessions
Themes and topics: Relationships and changes, family, dependence and independence, magic, book/film adaptations
Writing outcomes: A series of diary entries, shape poems, an extended narrative and a persuasive letter
About Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers:
When the East Wind blows Mary Poppins into the home of the Banks children, their lives go topsy-turvy and are changed forever. This original, classic story is still charming readers and transporting new fans into the mysterious world of everyone’s favourite magical nanny.
Complete unit includes downloadable and editable planning and teaching resources (pupil activity sheets, PowerPoint slides) and moderation guidance.
Overview grid provides information on themes and topics, writing outcomes, curriculum coverage and week-by-week planning.
Read in to Writing provides units for Reception to Year 6.