My Home, The Rainforest

On the banks of the Xingu River in the Amazon rainforest, you and your grandmother are grinding seeds to make traditional body paint. After deciding to move on to your next place to live, you see that the river is drying up. You have to find out why your precious life-source is disappearing. 


Learning Intentions:

  • To learn about indigenous life alongside nature in the Amazon rainforest.
  • To write a story or descriptive piece set in the Amazon.

Resources for each Experience include:

  • For KS1 & KS2: Recap, Discuss & Quiz; Glossary; Reading Comprehension; Grammar & Punctuation; Writing Opportunities
  • For EYFS: Recap, Create & Play; Word Mat; Actions Storyboard; Song lyrics & mp3s (for some Experiences)