Despite the change in setting and the famous glass slippers being substituted by leather ones with toes of rose-red gold, Year 4 class has enjoyed becoming familiar with a more exotic version of Cinderella.
Similar to the original, there was a Greek slave girl named Rhodopis who married the Pharaoh Amasis. A trio of servant girls undertake the roles of the wicked stepsisters, a kindly master acts as the fairy godmother with a handsome pharoah filling the shoes of Prince Charming.
Please see the full story attached as a Power Point presentation then ask your child to summarise the main ideas from the text following the sub-headings on the sheet.
Words with a /shuhn/ sound, spelt with ‘cian’
Chilli: musician, politician, electrician, magician, mathematician, dietician, statistician, technician, clinician and beautician.
Hot: musician, politician, electrician, magician, mathematician, dietician, statistician, technician, made and make.
Times tables focus: 11 x tables