Provide children with all the key ingredients for imaginative story telling and outdoor learning. These mats support story creation through opportunities to combine settings, characters and objects in exciting spaces. Each PVC mat is weather proof, ideal for taking literacy and writing outdoors. Each mat features a different theme (City of London, treasure island, tree house and space) to develop the visualisation skills that aid memory to support story structuring and writing. Enhance spoken language and allow children to travel to a land of new experiences where they can create their own worlds of meaning through narrative play. Measuring 120mm x 120mm with 4 tactile object pieces per mat, photo cards for discussion and teacher notes packed full of activities and learning opportunities.
035-LI02473 City of London 035-LI02474 Treehouse 035-LI02475 Space
035-LI02476 Treasure Island 035-LI02341 Group Set
2 NEW Story Mapping whiteboards
These A3 dry-wipe boards provide a step by step guide to planning a strong story with all the components - beginning/middle and end. The scaffolding process ensures pupils plan exciting individual stories based on ones they already know. The planning process built into this resource gives writers the opportunity to develop deeper analytical skills around story planning and its relationship to reading and speaking and listening which will help children to apply this process to improve writing skills. Available for KS1 and KS2, covering 6 well known stories that all children will enjoy writing their own version of, igniting their imagination.