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English

Friday 

Link

https://www.thenational.academy/year-6/english/setting-description-lesson-4-figurative-language-year-6-wk3-4

LO

L.O. To use figurative language.

Resources (including
exercise book being used)

Homework book, blue pen and green pen.

Instructions

Click ‘Start Lesson’ then ‘Start Quiz’. First, complete the quiz. This is to show what you already know so don’t worry if you find some questions tricky. Record your score in your Homework book. Then, scroll up to the top of the page then click ‘Next Activity’.

Read these instructions then watch the video, the teacher will explain to when to pause.

Complete all work in your Homework book under your Date and LO not on a sheet of paper. You can reply to the teacher out loud just like a real lesson! When it says to, write your answer in your book then mark in green pen when the teacher tells you the answer.

 

Word of the day – 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.

 

Spellings – Remember to keep practising spellings and use them, when you can, in your writing.

 

Continue to watch the video – pause the video and have a go at identifying the key features of a setting description when you are prompted to do so.

 

INDEPENDENT TASK- Listen to the explanation and then pause the video. Scroll up to the top of the page and click ‘Next Activity’ click through the slides until you see the independent task (should be larger than on the video). Scroll through the slides and pick one picture to write some sentences using figurative language. Remember the aim is to create an atmosphere. Complete the task in your Homework book. Then, resume the video by scrolling up to the top of the page and selecting resume and mark your work in green pen.

 

Next, using your figurative language sentences created please begin to write your setting description using the picture you selected. Aim for 3/4 of a page and try to ensure you are using descriptive language and cohesive devices. When you have finished writing, remember to take some time to edit and improve your work. 

 

Once the video is finished please close it. Then, click ‘Next Activity’. You should see ‘Start Quiz’ complete the quiz. Record your score (out of 8) in your Homework book then send your English and Maths score to your class teacher when you send your ‘Good Morning’ message on I Am Learning on Monday.

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