Year 6: Recounts (Week 1 of 2)

Required Text:
The Day of Ahmed’s Secret by Florence Parry Heide and Judith Heide Gilliland

This interactive PowerPoint includes 5 whole lessons relating to Recounts based on the Year 6 National Curriculum scheme of work. Within this unit you will find lessons based around the thought-provoking story ‘The Day of Ahmed’s Secret’. This book will take children to an unknown world with a powerful message. They will revise the features of recounts whilst writing in both the first and third person as well as applying their knowledge of adverbials and homophones within written sentences.
This presentation is Week 1 of 2.

Lesson 1: To listen and discuss a story
Lesson 2: To write a recount in the third person
Lesson 3: To write sentences using homophones
Lesson 4: To correctly use and punctuate adverbials within a sentence
Lesson 5: To write a recount in the first person

Total Number of Slides: 38
Worksheets Included? Yes

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  • Lesson-2---Recount-Writing.pdf
  • Lesson-3---Homophones-Activity.pdf
  • Lesson-4---Adverbials-Word-Mat.pdf
  • Lesson-5---Recount-Writing-Success-Criteria.pdf
  • Recounts-(1_2).pptx

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Created: Sep 17, 2019

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