Into the Forest
Into the Forest by Anthony Browne
One morning a young boy wakes up to find that Dad is gone. When Mum sends the boy to deliver a cake to Grandma, he decides to cut through the forest, a route he’s been warned not to take. Soon he’s off on a strange, dreamlike journey full of fairy-tale illusions.
Main Focus: Word Mat & Cloze Activity
This is a word mat and cloze activity that your class can complete.
You can choose whether your class focus on adding in the words or pictures to complete the sentences.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Alphabetical Order
This reading resource for Ks1 classes Year 1 and Year 2 focuses on alphabetical order.
Your class must read the passage carefully and place the chosen words into alphabetical order. We have created different levels of difficulty within this resources and also one that allows your class to choose words themselves.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Capital Letters and Full Stops
Look at these sentences about the story. Correct the sentences by adding in the capital letters and full stops.
This punctuation resource is aimed at Year 1 / Year 2 classes and focuses on capital letters and full stops.
We have differentiated this resource to cater for different abilities, covering simple and more complex sentences.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Contractions
This resource explores the contractions used in a passage of the story.
Your Year 1 / Year 2 class will find the contractions, write the contraction and then write the two words that makes up the contraction.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Phonics
This reading resource based on the book Into the Forest by Anthony Browne focuses on phonics.
We have covered the different phases in phonics and included a blank resource so your class can choose sounds of their choice from the passage.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Vocabulary Extension
We have chosen some of the key vocabulary from the story to explore.
Your class will add the words to the sentences and also look at a few words and meanings.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Story Sequence
In this activity your class will sequence the events into chronological order.
It is useful to allow some of your groups to cut out the sentences from the story to let them edit.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Comprehension
Once you have completed reading the story Into the Forest by Anthony Browne, complete this comprehension to check the understanding of the children in your class.
Questions are asked from events throughout the story and are mostly retrieval.
We have differentiated this KS1 reading resource so you can choose a resource or two that best suit the age and ability of your class.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Word Class
In this activity your class will read the passage and identify the nouns, verbs and adjectives used and put them into the correct category.
This is useful to complete once children have grasped the difference between the word classifications.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Adjectives
This resource focuses on adjectives and your class will add the adjectives to complete the passage.Unlock Resource
Main Focus: Questions and Answers
This reading activity helps your class develop their skills in asking a range of retrieval questions by reading answers.
We have also included different variations of this question and answer activity to cater for both Year 1 and Year 2 classes.Unlock Resource