About the Read in to Writing Simon Sock unit:
Suggested year group: Reception
Length of unit: 2 weeks/10 sessions
Themes and topics: Celebrating diversity, exploring friendships, creating and exploring patterns, exploring music and movement
Writing outcomes: Drawing and writing about the story, writing sentences to match images, speech bubbles, designing a ‘Wanted!’ poster, story writing, and writing clues
About Simon Sock by Sue Hendra, Paul Linnet and Nick East:
Simon is an odd, stripy sock. He lives in the drawers with all the other socks. Every day two socks get picked to go on an adventure. Everyone has a pair… except Simon. Will he ever find his perfect match?