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wc 11th May 2020

Friday 15th May 2020

LI: To write a short story

 

Today, you are going to write your own about the picture Ananse and the Birds.

 

Your focus will be to include different subordinating conjunctions.

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Remember to use your plan to help you.

 

                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                         

Thursday 14th May 2020

LI: To plan a short story

 

Look carefully at the illustration below. It is from a story about Ananse.

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Task 1

Create a mind map about what you notice.

 

What can you see?

What do you think is happening?

How do you think the characters are feeling?

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Task 2

Now you are going to plan your story. Use the planning grid below to help you.

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Share your story with an adult in your home. Tell them what happens and what description you will use.
                                                                                                                                         

Wednesday 13th May 2020

LI: To use subordinating conjunctions

 

Read the story of Ananse and the Pot of Wisdom again.

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Task 1
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Choose two of the clauses below.

Join them together using one of the subordinating conjunctions.

Remember to use capital letters and full stops!

 

How many different sentences can you write?

 

For example: Ananse has eight legs because he is a spider.

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Task 2

 

Now have a go at extending the sentences below by adding an extra clause.

 

Challenge: Begin your sentence with a subordinating conjunction. You will need to remember a comma.

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Tuesday 12th May 2020

LI: To summarise a story

 

Read the story of Ananse and the Pot of Wisdom.

 

Task 1

Using words and pictures, summarise the story of Ananse and the Pot of Wisdom.

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Task 2

Answer the questions below using full sentences.

 

  1. How would you describe the character of Ananse?
  2. Can you make up three sentences to describe him?
  3. Do you think what happened to him was fair? Why?
                                                                                                                                         

Monday 11th May 2020

LI: To develop vocabulary

 

Read the story of Ananse and the Pot of Wisdom.

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Your task

 

Complete the table below:

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