“Funeral for Jay” Literacy Grade 4,5


Funeral  for Jay is a 2-page literacy pack. Reading task followed by variety of writing tasks. The target word pattern in this text is  -mn,  such as hymn, solemn, autumn.  


Funeral for Jay

Funeral for Jay is a 2-page literacy lesson pack for middle to upper primary school. Sophie’s guinea pig dies and two children deal with it.  Reading task is followed by writing. Focus spelling is on words ending in -mn such as hymn and solemn.  Writing tasks:  Find the focus words, make a list, writing meanings and write in full sentences.

Some links:  “Collage” Literacy Grade 4,  Middle Primary School, Page,  “Slot in the Spot” Literacy Grade 4,5“Castles and Forts” Grade 4, 5,  “Holiday in the North” Literacy Grade 4, 5

Suitable for any teaching and learning situation, from classroom to home education. Self-contained for easy use. Discussion and writing.