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Special Days: lesson plans and schemes of work about celebrations and festivals for KS1 and KS2

We're so glad you found us! Here, you'll find ready-to-teach lesson packs for special days, religious festivals and national holidays. Whether you choose a Complete Series (a whole scheme of work) or an Individual Lesson, you'll get detailed lesson plans, slides and whatever printable resources you need.

  • PlanBee KS2 Bonfire Night Activity Ideas Lessons for LKS2 by PlanBee

    Bonfire Night 1

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    This KS2 Bonfire Night scheme of work contains 3 downloadable lessons. Remember, remember the 5th of November with this set of 3 informative, fun a...

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  • PlanBee Gunpowder Plot KS2 Bonfire Night lessons by PlanBee

    Bonfire Night 2

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    Aimed at slightly older children in UKS2, this set of 3 lessons is packed full of Bonfire Night lesson ideas. It looks at the story behind Bonfire ...

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  • PlanBee KS2 Christmas lessons and activities for Year 3 and Year 4

    Christmas Lessons 1

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    Get your class into the festive spirit with these 5 ready-to-teach KS2 Christmas lessons for Year 3 and 4. Starting with the Christmas story—and wh...

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  • PlanBee Christmas traditions and origins: Upper KS2 lesson planning

    Christmas Lessons 2

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    This festive Christmas unit of work looks at Christmas traditions, and how it has been celebrated throughout history.   #TheCompleteSeries4lessons ...

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  • PlanBee Secret Santa: KS1 Christmas Lesson Plans and Resources - PlanBee

    Secret Santa: KS1

    £2.99

    In this creative lesson, your class will think about what makes a good present. They will hear the story of The Christmas Lesson and decide what th...

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  • PlanBee Secret Santa: KS2 - Christmas Planning and Resources - PlanBee

    Secret Santa: KS2

    £2.99

    In this fun, one-off lesson, your class will think about what makes a good present and what the most meaningful present they have given or received...

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  • PlanBee Chinese New Year  - KS1 - Planning and Resources - PlanBee

    Chinese New Year 1

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    Find out how Chinese New Year is celebrated around the world with this detailed scheme of work for Years 1 & 2. Explore the story of Nian, tast...

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  • PlanBee Chinese New Year - Special Days - KS2 Planning - PlanBee

    Chinese New Year 2

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    Find out how people celebrate the Chinese New Year around the world with this scheme of work suitable for Years 3, 4, 5 & 6. Explore the legend...

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  • PlanBee Easter Celebrations KS1 Lesson Resources | PlanBee

    Easter Celebrations 1

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    Help your class learn about Easter and various Easter traditions with this fun scheme of work for KS1. Children will learn about the Easter story a...

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  • PlanBee Easter Celebrations KS2 Lessons by PlanBee

    Easter Celebrations 2

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    We have some great Easter lessons for your Year 3 and Year 4 class! This fun 'Easter Celebrations' scheme of work for lower KS2 will help them unde...

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  • PlanBee KS2 Easter Celebrations for Year 5 and 6 | PlanBee

    Easter Celebrations 3

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    This upper KS2 'Easter Celebrations' scheme of work will build on what your class already know about Easter by looking at the Easter story from the...

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  • PlanBee Road Trip USA Topic - Year 3 & Year 4 Topic Lesson Plans & Resources

    USA Road Trip Topic Bundle

    £35.00

    Go on an American adventure with your class with this 'USA Road Trip' Topic Bundle! Containing four complete PlanBee schemes of work, this pack con...

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    £35.00
  • PlanBee Roald Dahl Biography KS2 | Special People Lesson Pack by PlanBee

    Roald Dahl

    £2.99

    Use this Roald Dahl Biography KS2 Lesson Pack to teach your class about the amazing life and legacy of one of the most beloved children's authors. ...

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    £2.99
  • PlanBee The Magic Finger Lesson Plans Year 4 Reading Comprehension

    The Magic Finger: Reading Comprehension

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    This set of The Magic Finger Lesson Plans, based on the wonderful book by Roald Dahl, is sure to engage your Year 4 class whilst developing their c...

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  • PlanBee The BFG Character Description | Planning and Resources | Year 3

    The BFG: Character Description

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    Immerse your children into the wonderful world of Roald Dahl with these fantastic BFG character description lesson plans. Your Year 3 children will...

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  • PlanBee Stories from Space: Descriptive Writing KS2 Lessons

    Stories from Space: Descriptive Writing

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    This Stories from Space KS2 Descriptive Writing pack will take your class on an out-of-this-world journey to visit and explore imaginary planets!  ...

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  • PlanBee Twas the Night Before Christmas Lesson Plans | Year 2 Poetry

    'Twas the Night Before Christmas

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    These KS1 'Twas the Night Before Christmas lesson plans and activities for Year 2 contain seven ready-to-teach lessons themed around this classic n...

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  • PlanBee The Twits Lesson Plans | KS2 English Planning for Year 4

    The Twits English Pack

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    Develop and extend your KS2 class’s reading and writing skills using the classic story of ‘The Twits’ by Roald Dahl. Inspired by the two gruesome c...

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  • PlanBee WW1 Art Ideas KS2 In Flanders Fields Art Lessons by PlanBee

    In Flanders Fields

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    In this WWI Art KS2 scheme of work, your class will explore the work of the artists officially commissioned to record the war, with a focus on Paul...

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  • PlanBee Easter Beginnings KS1 Easter Lessons by PlanBee

    Easter Beginnings

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    Enjoy this colourful and engaging scheme of work for KS1, teaching your class all about Easter. Your class will find out about the last few days of...

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  • PlanBee The Unforgettable Science of America: KS2 Science Planning

    The Unforgettable Science of America

    From £2.99 to £14.50

    Explore the vast range of scientific discoveries within the United States of America with your class. Discover the prehistoric history of fossilise...

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  • PlanBee Gingerbread Houses KS2 Christmas Cooking with Kids

    Gingerbread Houses

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    Get in the festive spirit by challenging your class to make their own edible houses. This KS2 DT scheme of work incorporates the key DT objectives ...

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  • PlanBee Seasonal Stockings Christmas Sewing for Kids PlanBee

    Seasonal Stockings

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    Keep your children engaged as the Christmas season draws closer with this festive DT scheme of work for Year 3/4! Children will develop and use the...

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  • PlanBee The USA: KS2 Geography scheme of work for Year 3 & Year 4

    The USA

    From £2.99 to £14.50

    Take your class on a road trip like no other as they discover the United States of America! Take in the incredible landscapes, learn about the fift...

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Special Days: lesson plans and schemes of work about celebrations and festivals for KS1 and KS2

We're so glad you found us! Here, you'll find ready-to-teach lesson packs for special days, religious festivals and national holidays. Whether you choose a Complete Series (a whole scheme of work) or an Individual Lesson, you'll get detailed lesson plans, slides and whatever printable resources you need.