Click here to download today’s worksheet and lesson ideas – Michael Rosen poem – We are going on a bear hunt.

We are going on a bear hunt by Michael Rosen is a wonderful story, full of excitement and action. The first task today is to listen to this story, and to follow all the actions. I have found children want to do this more than once!

Put the poem into its correct order on the worksheet.

Create a labelled story map for We’re Going on a Bear Hunt.

What would you add to this story? What is extra features might you add to the story, such as additional dangers, such as extra steep hills, wild winds and swirling fogs.

Draw and label your map with these new features.

Now try these Fun-Time Extras

Song about things which might frighten me… did the bear frighten you? What does frighten you? Is it the dark? Hungry tigers or spooky ghosts? What do you do when you are frightened?

How to write a story – song – Listen to this song and learn about what you need to do to write an amazing Year 1 story.

Real Bear Hunt Song – how is this video different the action song you heard at the beginning of the lesson. Which one do you prefer and why?

This girl is off an an exciting bear hunt. She wants to show her bear a real bear. What advice would you give her before she goes off on her own bear hunt. What should she take with her and why?

Michael Rosen poem - We are going on a bear hunt.
Michael Rosen poem – We are going on a bear hunt.

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