Year 1 Reading Skills - Benny the Busy Bee
This Year 1 Reading Skills - Benny the Busy Bee resource contains a short story about a busy bee named Benny to celebrate World Bee Day, along with a range of questions covering each content domain and questions for more in-depth written answer practice.
This text is intended to be used collaboratively. An adult reads the text, but it includes blue text on each page that should be appropriate for children to join in with during the spring and summer terms.
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What's included in the pack?
This pack includes:
- Year 1 Reading Skills - Benny the Busy Bee short story
- Reading comprehension questions organised by skill
- Reading comprehension questions organised by page
- Written answer practice questions
- Answer reference matrix for easy marking
National Curriculum Objectives
English Year 1: Understand both the books they can already read accurately and fluently and those that they listen to by drawing on what they already know or on background information and vocabulary provided by the teacher; discussing the significance of the title and events; making inferences on the basis of what is being said and done; and predicting what might happen on the basis of what has been read so far.
English Year 1: Develop pleasure in reading, motivation to read, vocabulary and understanding by being encouraged to link what they read or hear to their own experiences
English Year 1: Explain clearly their understanding of what is read to them
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