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Thursday 14th

Thursday 14th January 2021

WALT: write a diary

 

We would love if you could join us for our live lesson this morning at 9.30am. We will be continuing our work on the short film called ‘The Lighthouse’

 

If you cannot join us this time, please work through the resources below and choose a challenge to work through before submitting your work to Purple Mash

Starter

 

Here are the key events from the story but they have been all mixed up… Can you organise them on a timeline from 1 to 9 in the correct order?  (Answers on PowerPoint)

Input

 

A story can be divided up into 4 different aspects:

 

Setting (Opening)
Problem
Climax
Resolution

Can you organise the 9 events into: Setting (Opening), Problem, Climax, Resolution?

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Here is a reminder of the features of a diary to include in your writing today:

 

 

Independent Activities - Pick an activity to complete from

 today’s English page on the website

 

* Mild/ ** Spicy – Can you write the ‘Setting (Opening)’ of the lighthouse keeper’s diary?

Think carefully about all of the techniques we have learnt about and non-negotiables (full stops, capital letters, etc.)

 

Extension: Move onto writing the ‘Problem’ section

 

*** Hot – Can you write the ‘Setting (Opening)’ and ‘Problem’ sections of the lighthouse keeper’s diary focusing on his thoughts and feelings?

 

Think carefully about all of the techniques we have learnt about  and non-negotiables (full stops, capital letters, etc.)

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