This story is all about how Burns Night is celebrated, written from the perspective of a child. Filled full of important vocabulary, grammar and punctuation the children will learn all about English skills and the Scottish tradition. A fantastic text about Burns Night for Year 2 readers. There are supporting comprehension questions to use alongside this resource so remember to use them too.
After reading the text, develop Year 2 comprehension skills with the reading quiz. Children could answer this independently or work with a partner. Why not go through the answers together to reinforce the skills needed for answering comprehension questions?
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Burns Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25. It commemorates the life of the poet Robert Burns, who was born on January 25, 1759. The day also celebrates Robert Burns’ contribution to Scottish culture. His most recognised work is Auld Lang Syne.
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