Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer and Oliver Jeffers
Did you know that sometimes, with a little electricity, or luck, or even magic, an imaginary friend might appear when you need one? An imaginary friend like Fred.
Fred floated like a feather in the wind until Sam, a lonely little boy, wished for him and, together, they found a friendship like no other.
Main Focus: Punctuation
In this reading resource for Year 2, your class will add in the capital letters and full stops to the complex sentences.
Your class must determine where one sentence ends and the next begins as well as looking our for proper nouns.
This resource also introduces your class to some lovely vocabulary.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Phonics
This resource focuses on phonics and covers sounds in phase 3, phase 4, phase 5 and phase 6. We have also included a more open-ended resource to allow your class to choose clusters, blends, digraphs, split digraphs etc from the passage.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Story Sequencing
This reading activity for KS1 focuses on placing events from the story into chronological order.
Your Year 2 class must read though the events and sequence them into the order in which they happened.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Word Class
In this activity linked to the story Imaginary Fred, your Year 2 class must read the passage and categorise some of the words into nouns, verbs and adjectives.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Vocabulary Extension
We have taken some lovely vocabulary used in the story and your class must see where each words fits into the passage.
This is a lovely reading activity for KS1 to introduce them to some new vocabulary to use and apply to independent writing.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Questioning
In this activity your class must use the answers given to create questions.
Your Year 2 class must use the information given in the answer as a framework to write the questions.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Cloze Activity
In this activity your class will use the word mat to complete the cloze activity.
Your KS1 class will read through the sentences and choose the most appropriate words to complete the sentences.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Comprehension
This reading resource for Year 2 is a comprehension that cover the entire Imaginary Fred book.
Your class will answer the questions based on what they have read and understand about the story.Unlock Resource