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Friday 3rd July 2020   


L.O. To use parenthesis in an explanation text.


Homework book, blue pen, green pen, planning work from yesterday (flow diagram)


Click ‘Start Lesson’ then ‘Start Quiz’. First, complete the quiz. Record your score in your Homework book.


Then, scroll up to the top of the page then click ‘Next Activity’.


Spellings- Complete the spelling test and write down your score (out of 8). Practise any words that you did not spell correctly and ask an adult to retest you on Monday.



Word of the day (significantly)– Pause the video once the word of the day is introduced. Write the word and meaning into your book then use the word in two different sentences and find synonyms and antonyms.


INDEPENDENT TASK – Mr Fozzard will recap the structure of an explanation text and the key features that you need to include. When he says, pause the video and begin writing your explanation text. Resume the video to go through the success criteria and make any changes to your writing so far before completing it. Remember to include punctuation for parenthesis and technical language. Try to include a range of clause structures too.


When you have finished the whole piece, edit carefully. Proof-read for spelling and punctuation errors and edit vocabulary and grammar where necessary.