The Blanket

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This animated tale tells the story of Sam and a very special blanket. The story has a familiar setting, and begins with a description of the blanket. Click the blanket to bring up questions and activity ideas based on initial sounds, special objects and making predictions. As the story unfolds there are further discussion prompts and information texts about trees and woodland creatures. The story has a happy ending, and challenges preconceptions the children may have about the central character’s name. This story can be used when working on topics about woodland, writing about familiar and special objects, or when predicting what may happen next in a story.

This Animated Tale is also available to use offline or on a computer with restricted access.
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