Comprehension: 'The Drum', a tale from India

In this lesson, we will read a story and pause for comprehension questions to allow us to demonstrate our understanding of the text with single word answers (presented initially as a choice of two). This lesson models questioning to support understanding of texts and benefits from adult input.


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Lesson summary: Comprehension: 'The Drum', a tale from India

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Climb stairs

On the spot:
Chair yoga