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Circus Week: Circuses Around The World

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Last updated 04 April 2014, created 30 October 2011, viewed 9,896

Lesson plan and activities for Circus Topic/Circus Week. Looks at The Moscow Circus, The Chinese State Circus and Cirque Du Soleil. Children learn about the three countries, compare them and then watch videos advertising the 3 circuses. Children choose their favourite and design an advertising poster for it. Over two lessons. Suitable for upper KS2

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  • Word documentLesson plan
    Circus Week Circuses From Around The World.doc (75kb, Word document)
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  • Word documentActivity
    China Russia Canada Booklet.docx (68kb, Word document)
  • Word documentCards and flashcards
    China, Canada, Russia FACT SHEETS.docx (97kb, Word document)
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from TES Resource Team, 04 April 2014. Member of the TES Panel.
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Fantastic resource, thank you!

from karanfil, 22 February 2014
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fab resource - thank you

from val ball, 11 March 2013
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