This instruction writing template is themed around the idea of building and testing their own trap – inspired by the ‘How to catch a kangaroo text’.
The template covers all the key areas when writing a set of instructions, from summary, to tools needed and evaluation.
It has great links to the KS1 area of the curriculum where you need to investigate instruction writing and explore how to write instructions.
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Check out our comprehensive and free curriculum map for lots of ideas on how you can use this text in the classroom.
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