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Week Beginning 11.01.21

Friday 15th January 2021

WALT: Share write our character description

Start today’s learning by completing the Boggle activity on the website and we will go through some examples of the words you found during the live lesson.

 

Today, we are going to share write the first part of our character description on Johannes. During the live lesson we will discuss different ideas and produce a great paragraph. This will then be saved for you to access on the website and you can either use this as your first paragraph or magpie some ideas if you wish to write your own.

Shared Write from live lesson

Please note that there are no chilli challenge documents needed for this lesson. During the live lesson you will be share writing the start of your character description which will then be uploaded to the website. You can then either continue on from this or use some ideas and start your own. 

Thursday 14th January 2021

WALT: Plan our character description

Start today’s learning by completing the Boggle activity on the website and we will go through some examples of the words you found during the live lesson.

Today, we are going to start to plan our character description on Johannes. During the live lesson, you will have the chance as a group to think about how to structure your plan. What important things do you need to include? During the live lesson we will make notes on the different aspects of Johannes and this will then be uploaded to the website for you to use.

Wednesday 13th January 2021

WALT: Identify and use a variety of similes and metaphors for description

Start today’s learning by completing the Boggle activity on the website and we will go through some examples of the words you found during the live lesson.

Today, we are going to identify similes and metaphors and use them to describe a character. During the live lesson, you will have a chance identify these and also improve them.

We will then apply our knowledge of these to create some descriptive sentences about Johannes, a character from our new text. The chilli challenges below will also give you a chance to practice this and create a bank of descriptive sentences you’ll be able to use in your description later on in the week.

Tuesday 12th January 2021

WALT: Analyse the features of a character description

Start today’s learning by completing the Boggle activity on the website and we will go through some examples of the words you found during the live lesson.

Today, we are going to look at the key features of a character description. During the live lesson, you will have a chance to read through a WAGOLL and create a checklist of key features. Then we’ll go back and highlight these on the WAGOLL.

These activities during the live lesson will help you to complete the challenge you decide to pick below.

Monday 11th January 2021

WALT predict the story of our new book “A Tale Dark and Grimm.”

This week, we are going to start a new book called A Tale Dark and Grimm written by Adam Gidwitz.

Before we start reading the book, I would like you infer what the book might be about. There are three challenge levels for you to choose. Pick your challenge carefully…

Chapter - A word of warning - For part 2 of the spicy and hot challenges

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