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Topics and Themes

Topics and Themes (in alphabetical order)

This is currently just a listing of themes and topics. The scripts are 'visible' (with descriptions and sample texts) within the relevant categories on the website - e.g. Assemblies, Guided Reading scripts etc

This list aims to match themes/topics and scripts available on this website.

NB This list is by no means comprehensive and contains just a fraction of my scripts.

For my collection in its entirety, view Catalogues for Key Stage I, II and III. This covers all subjects.

This is very much a work in progress and there will undoubtedly be glaring omissions for which I apologise in advance. Do feel free to point these out to me! Hopefully these will lessen as time goes on.

The following are mainly for Key Stage II (7 – 11 year olds). Any scripts for Key Stage I (5 – 7 year olds) I have indicated e.g. KSI

A

Ancient Greeks

  • Ancient Greek Assembly - Based on Unit 14
  • Ancient Greek Ideas Assembly - Based on Unit 15
  • The Twelve Labours of Hercules Assembly
  • The Twelve New Labours of Hercules (PSHE: Hercules taught 12 important qualities by class of 30)
  • Superheroes Assembly for KSII - based loosely on 12 labours – used in PSHE context – Hercules trying to make superheroes of a rather unpromising lot!
  • Ancient Greek Myth Guided Reading Play Scripts - 5 mini plays, 6 characters each plus quiz) on 5 Ancient Greek Myths
  • Ancient Greeks Guided Reading Scripts - Meet the Ancient Greeks!
  • Odyseus and the Cyclops Assembly or Class Play
  • Odyseus and the Cyclops Assembly or Class Play plus Guided Reading Script. 
  • Theseus and the Minotaur Assembly or Class Play
  • Theseus and the Minotaur Assembly or Class Play plus Guided Reading Script
  • The Gorgon's Head Assembly or Class Play
  • The Gorgon's Head Assembly or Class Play plus Guided Reading Script
  • Pandora's Box Assembly or Class Play
  • Pandora's Box Assembly or Class Play plus Guided Reading Scripts
  • Tale of Two Spinners Assembly or Class Play
  • Tale of Two Spinners Assembly plus Guided Reading Script

The Ancient Greek Myths Guided Reading Scripts are available (with quizzes) either as 'collection of five' (as above) for £14.99; or available individually, along with a lesson plan, @ £3.99 each.

Animals

·         Aesop Fables

·         Butterflies – PSHE scripts and Life Cycles KSI (Science)

·         Dinosaurs

·         Farmyard Fowl – in Harvest Thanksgiving scripts

·         Jawesome Assembly

Artists

·         L.S. Lowry

·         Pieter Brueghel the Elder

B

Bible Stories

·       Adam & Eve Assembly

        David and Goliath

        Jonah and the Whale Assembly

        Noah’s Ark Assembly

        The Good Samaritan

Butterflies

·         Aesop Fables

·         Butterflies – PSHE scripts and Life Cycles: KSI (Science)

Celebrations

           Burns Night

           Chinese New Year

           Divali

           Saints Day

Christmas

Countries

·         Africa

·         Australia

·         Canada

·         England

·         France

·         Great Britain

·         Hawaii

·         Holland

·         India

·         Malta

·         Russia

·         Scotland

·         Spain

          The Poles

·         Wales

·         (Winchester)

D

E

Easter

Environment

         Environment Assembly

         Our Planet Assembly (and guided readers)

Explorers

·         Christopher Columbus

·         Neil Armstrong

·         Tudor Explorers

Fairy Tales

·         Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (Parts I & II)

·         Cinderella

·         Hansel & Gretel

·         Little Red Riding Hood

·         Rapunzel

·         Rumpelstiltskin

·         Sleeping Beauty

·         Snow White

 

Festivals

·         Bonfire Night

·         Chinese New Year

·         Christmas

·         Divali

·         Easter

·         Guy Fawkes Night

·         Halloween

·         New Year

·         Saints Days

Food

·         British Food Assembly

·         Chocolate

G

H

Heroes

·         Black History Scripts

·         Edith Cavell

·         Florence Nightingale

·         John Lennon

·         Martin Luther King

·         Mary Seacole

·         Nelson Mandela

I

Inventors

·         Tim Berners-Lee

·         William Caxton

J

K

L

Leavers Assemblies

 

  • It's Good to Be Me Leavers' Assembly
  • Leavers' Assembly for Year 6's
  • Our School's Got Talent Leavers' Assembly
  • School's Out Leavers' Assembly

M

(Maritime – See Sea)

Monarchy

·         King Henry VIII

·         Queen Elizabeth I

·         Queen Victoria

·         Queen’s Diamond Jubilee (History of Monarchy; and World Events)

·         Royal Wedding

 

N

Natural Disasters

·         Natural Disasters Assembly

·         Volcanoes

O

P

Politics

·         Go Obama

·         History of Democracy

·         Magna Carta

·         Who Should be Our Next Prime Minister

PSHE

            Awe and Wonder

            Being Positive

            British Values

            Bullying

            Character

            Children’s Rights

            Citizenship Skills

            Coping with Sadness

            Diversity

            Kindness

            Friendship

            Happiness

            Love

            Manners

            Mutual Respect

            New Year Resolutions

            Respect

            Self-Esteem

            Self-Respect

            Tolerance

            Understanding Others’ Points of View

 

Q

R

S

Sea

·         Jawesome Assembly

·         Ocean Assembly

·         Seaside Assembly (KSI)

·         Shipwrecks, Smugglers and Pirates

·         The Mayflower

·         Titanic

Space

·         A Brief History of Space

·         Ancients and the Stars Assembly

·         Neil Armstrong (KSI)

·         Stepping into Space – Past & Future

Sporting Events

·         Olympics (Summer & Winter) & Paralympics

·         World Cup: Football and Rugby

·         PRIDE scripts

 

T

Transport/Travel

·         Airport Assembly

·         History of Aviation (KSI)

·         Travel Show Assembly

U

V

W

War

·         First World War Assembly (& Guided Reading scripts)

·         First World War Poets Assembly

·         Second World War Assembly (& Guided Reading scripts)

·         Remembrance Day

 

World

·         Around the World in 20 minutes

·         Our Planet

Writers

·         Great British Writers Assembly

·         Take a Book – Different Genres of Writing Assembly

·         Roald Dahl

·         William Shakespeare

 

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Y

Z

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