English KS1: Lakshmi and the Clever Washerwoman - Part 1

The Queen goes swimming and leaves her precious new necklace on the river bank...

Lakshmi and the Clever Washerwoman - Part one

When the Queen goes for a swim she takes off her precious necklace and a crow swoops down and takes it. Later the crow drops the necklace beside a humble washerwoman. The washerwoman is delighted with her find...but wonders what she should do with it.

Resources

NEW - Resource Pack
Resource Sheet 1: Vocabulary sheet
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Resource Sheet 2: Illustrated text of Part 1
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Resource Sheet 3: Retrieval and inference skills
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Resource Sheet 4: The Washerwoman's thoughts
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Resource Sheet 5: Find the mistakes
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Resource Sheet 6: Reward poster
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Resource Sheet 7: Find the mistakes
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Part two
video

See also...

KS1 Music: Traditional Tales
collection