Resource ID 102173

Lower KS2 English

"Comprehension of Information"
Key Stage ED Squirrel
Resource Title
"Comprehension of Information"
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102171 - Lower KS2 Low Ability

102172 - Lower KS2 Mid Ability

102173 - Lower KS2 High Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

102174 - KS1 Mixed Ability


Interpretation of a dinosaur-related text

Contextual Summary

This task links with the visit in a supporting sense, allowing for the key skills of English to be practised whilst engaging with the aspects of the Dinosaur Isle museum and the surrounding fossil-rich coastal areas.

Key Skills Practised
  • Reading for meaning and information
  • Interpretation skills
  • Showing an understanding of form, purpose, & audience
Learning Opportunities


The resource/questions could be used/answered in class prior to the trip so students are aware of the features of the fossil-rich beach and coastal areas they may encounter on a Dinosaur Isle fossil hunt.


The resource/questions could be used/answered as a follow-up task to allow for more skills-based curriculum work after the visit to be undertaken.

Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to demonstrate many aspects of their reading skills, by comprehending the key information within the text.

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