Superheroes – topic ideas

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Superhero Topic Ideas

teaching ideasChildren love Superheroes and lots of topic work can be based around this popular theme – this page offers some great ideas you might like.

Teaching Ideas has a whole bank of useful resources and also has a transition project which may be useful for the summer term with year 6 pupils moving schools, or for other pupils moving on to new classes.

The Guardian – How to teach Superheroes provides lots of ideas including how to make a superhero fly for science, comics to make, characterisation, drawing cartoons games and more.

Pie Corbett’s superhero resource supplies wonderful writing ideas with the aim of getting pupils to:

• create new ideas;
• write an imaginative set of instructions;
• create a simple list poem;
• write a non-chronological report.

Primary Treasure Chest offers Superhero Resources  which concentrate on engaging boys and have a downloadable Superheroes border page and worksheets to inspire.

SparkleBox has many page borders, worksheets and writing frames, many of which may inspire teachers and learners alike.

TES Superhero Unit  This is a whole unit of work designed for KS3, but it may have ideas to inspire lower age groups.

Here is one set of ideas and resources shared by Shelly Terrell on Slideshare, just play it through like a slideshow: