Year 6 Reading Comprehension Great Fire Poetry

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 6 Reading Comprehension Great Fire Poetry activity comprises 11 questions based on a range of poems about London’s devastating blaze of 1666.

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National Curriculum Objectives

  • 2a Give or explain the meaning of words in context.
  • 2b Retrieve and record information or identify key details from fiction and non-fiction.
  • 2f Identify / explain how information / narrative content is related and contributes to meaning as a whole.
  • 2g Identify or explain how meaning is enhanced through choice of words and phrases.
  • 2h Make comparisons within the text