W/B 22nd February 2021
Spellings to learn
Monday and Tuesday - Please see Purple Mash for an email from Mrs Smithson regarding your task.
Wednesday - To use extended sentences to describe a setting
Today we will be starting a new unit of English based on the film clip ‘Marshmallows’. The English resources for the next two weeks are saved all together as they come in one pack. We will only be using certain resource sheets for tasks and not all of them, so there is no need to print them all out. Each day it states which sheet you will need to print/look at for that day.
Click on the link to watch the video of Mrs Smithson sharing the film clip - https://youtu.be/hUp5Z1JMtuw
Task - Use description (like we did in the video clip) to extend the sentences on sheet ‘Resource 1a’.
Extension - Write some of your own sentences to describe the film’s setting.
Thursday - To create a setting as an opening for a narrative
Today you are going to create an opening setting description by adding elements of the forest that we did not see in the film clip yesterday.
Clip on the link to watch the video clip of Mrs Smithson sharing some resources to help you with your writing - https://youtu.be/sd73sHo9VzY
Task - Use the starter sentences on ‘Resource 2d’ and your own ideas to continue the text to create a setting opening.
Friday - To write a description of the creature
Watch the ‘Marshmallows’ clip again - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwXFVqKuH-w and complete the boxes in detail on ‘Resource 3a’. E.g The creature has two large, round, yellow eyes.
Task - Write a detailed description of the Mallodile’s physical appearance. You may use the sentence below to start your description.
Mollodiles are nocturnal creatures which are often mistaken for dangerous predators.
Extension - Draw a picture of the Mallodile.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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