Unit 1: Stories with familiar settings
You can use this unit summary, suggested timing and prior learning to support your planning and teaching of the Primary Framework across this unit.
This unit builds on children's experience and knowledge from previous learning and introduces new areas of learning that will be developed during the year. It can be linked to many other curriculum areas and to personal, social and health education.
Four-week unit or two sequences each lasting two weeks
Check that children can already:
- listen attentively to stories being told or read and then identify the main characters and the setting
- re-enact a story they have heard and include the main character and some of the main events
- begin to form a simple sentence when attempting writing for different purposes.