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This week in English we are going to be continuing to read about Claude in the City and his best friend, Sir Bobblysock.

 

Before we go back to the story, you are going to have a grammar lesson to revisit expanded noun phrases which will help make your writing interesting.

 

Monday

Expanded noun phrases

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Activity: 

 

Comets and stars: Write noun phrases to describe Dave.

 

Dave is a green troll.

 

Astronauts: Write expanded noun phrases to describe Dave.

 

Dave is a smelly, green troll.

 

Planets and rockets: Write expanded noun phrases to describe Dave. Extend your sentences with connectives.

 

Dave is a smelly, green troll and he sleeps in his cave all day.

Extension activities available in home learning packs:
Tuesday

Claude in the City

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London

A short film about London, shot using time-lapse and hyper-lapse techniques.Filmed / Edited by: Alex Bordetcky & Svetlana Abrashova Our website: http://bh-2....

Activity:

 

Use the story and the video of the city to write sentences about the setting.

 

Rockets and Planets: Try and use expanded noun phrases.

 

The tall, bright streetlights shine over the busy city.

 

Claude looked up at the huge, grey buildings and he wanted to explore.

 

Comets and stars:

 

The busy city has lots of tall buildings.

Wednesday

 

 

LO: To write exclamation statements

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Piper did a super week of work yesterday on exclamation marks!

Thursday

LO: To create a storymap.

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Friday

LO: To write a postcard to Mr and Mrs Shinyshoes.

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EDIT: Today you are going to write a draft of your postcard. Write clear statements and exclamation statements about your visit to the city.

 

Then, read your writing.

 

Use a different colour pen to edit your writing.

 

Have you added capital letters and full stops or exclamation marks?

 

Have you included expanded noun phrases?

 

You are going to write your final version on Monday.

 

Have a lovely weekend!

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