Learn all about Guy Fawkes and The Gunpowder Plot of 1605 by reading our informative non-fiction text, designed to interest the KS1 reader. The activity allows children to develop their decoding skills and fluency. It also teaches them the meaning of new words. Our comprehension questions allow the children to practise their skimming, scanning, retrieval and inference skills. It is also a great starting place for teachers to understand what important information needs to be taught.
Remember, remember the 5th November! Gunpowder, treason and plot! Journey back in time with us to 1605 when Guy Fawkes planned to blow up King James I in the Houses of Parliament. We have created a range of excellent resources to enrich your learning experiences and engage your children, including story cards, reading comprehension, money activities and much more!
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