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Fairy Tales


This half term our English Unit is Fairy Tales.  The fairy tale we are learning about is The Pied Piper of Hamelin.  Through our English topic, we will be:

  • Reading different versions of the story
  • Watching the film and Disney versions of the story
  • Comparing the film and text versions of the story
  • Building a toolkit for writing openings to stories and testing our toolkits out
  • Reading and learning off by heart part of the Classical Poem by Robert Browning
  • Planning and writing out own stories based on the plot pattern of the Pied Piper of Hamelin
  • Having a debate linked to this story and writing a discussion text considering the actions of the main character