KS1 English: Jack and the Beanstalk - Episode 2

2: We have to sell Daisy

There are no other children of Jack's age in the village, so Daisy the cow is his best friend.

Jack sits down to milk Daisy. Once upon a time she had given a full pail. But now she can only give two drops.

Jack's mother decides that they must sell Daisy - only then will they have some money to buy food.

Teacher Notes

This series can be used to increase pupils' familiarity with a broad range of texts and narratives, including myths, legends and traditional stories and to make connections between these and other stories they are familiar with.

It will also support a broad range of writing objectives.

Curriculum Notes

This series is relevant for teaching English at KS1, in England and Wales and Northern Ireland, and at First Level in Scotland.

1: What shall we do?
3: Jack went to market
Episode 4: Five Magic Beans