FREE DOWNLOADABLE BEANO LESSON PLANS

English – Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar KS1 & KS2

Write Jokes, Learn SPaG

Which jokes make you LOL?  Why do some fall flatter than a pancake?  Join Dennis, Gnasher and their Beano pals to help your pupils unleash their everyday rebel to create big belly laughs.

12 easy step-by-step lesson plans with presentations and worksheets linked to the English, Welsh and Scottish Curriculums and complete with learning objectives and outcomes, pupils will investigate ways to create their own jokes.

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Lesson 2
KNOCK, KNOCK JOKES
Punctuation and language patterns
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Lesson 5
CONJUNCTIONS/ CONNECTIVES
Jokes using complex sentences
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Lesson 6
STAND-UP PERFORMANCES
Create and perform a joke routine
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"Beano provides a different sort of reading, where the audience rely on illustrations and dialogue; visual sequences make more sense to many of our students than straight text."
Mrs W., School Librarian, London