Activities

Here you can download useful teaching resources and activities to use with your class or at home with your children. We also have some fantastic colouring pages available to download here.

Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door Story Cube

There are several ways you can use the story dice with either the whole class or a small group, or even one child. This resource promotes storytelling skills and is suitable for KS1-2.

Whole Class Activity

Roll the dice. As a class, children volunteer line-by-line suggestions for a story using the pictures they roll.

Individual Writing Activity

Each child writes a story using the same pictures from the dice. At the end, compare all the different stories that came from the same pictures. 

Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door Sequencing Activity

This activity is suitable for either individual work or in small groups, and works towards KS1 reading comprehension goals.

Individual Activity

Your child cuts out the pages provided from Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door and uses the context clues to switch them around until they appear in the right order.

Group Activity

Encourage the children to work together to figure out the context clues and solve the sequence. You could even print a few sets for more groups and compare each other’s answers at the end.

Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door Description Activity

This activity gets your children thinking about and comprehending the actions of the main characters in Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door. This activity is suitable for individuals or small groups.

Individual Activity

Encourage your child to think about how each character acts in the story and how they would describe them, with reference to the book if necessary.

Group Activity

Small groups can each be given their own character to describe, or they can all work on describing the same character and then compare notes at the end.

Aziza Crossword Puzzle

Aziza Crossword Puzzle

This a great activity to test your child’s comprehension of Book One and get them thinking about the world of Shimmerton.

You can download the sheet and the answer key below.

Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door Wordsearch

This a great activity to test your child’s comprehension of Book One and get them thinking about the world of Shimmerton.

You can download the sheet and the answer key below.