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Diary Writing

Looks at the features of diary writing. Includes a linked written task.

By Tynybanwen

Diary Writing!Quick View

Diary Writing!

This stimulating and informative lesson aims to improve students’ ability to adapt the style of their writing to suit their audience and purpose. In particular, they attempt to meet the purpose of writing diary entries. Students follow a clear and logical learning journey, in which they: -Define diaries and their key content features; -Read extracts of diaries, and explain which content features different writers employ; -Work collaboratively to ascertain the language and structure features of diary entries; -Create a success criteria for effective diary writing (although a ready-made success criteria is included) -Write a diary entry for a famous character from their favourite movie, using the techniques that they have learnt; -Peer/self-assess their diary writing attempts. There are enough resources here really for two lessons, including: -Visually engaging whole-lesson PowerPoint; -Diary extracts x 4 (Adian Mole, Anne Frank, etc.) -What's in a Diary Entry worksheet; -Success Criteria; -Step-by-step lesson plan. All images are licensed for commercial use, and are cited on the final page of the slide.

By TandLGuru

Tudor Diary WritingQuick View

Tudor Diary Writing

Two resources for use with diary writing. Two diary examples as well as a diary planning sheet.

By hjscrive

Campervan Travels – Creative Diary WritingQuick View

Campervan Travels – Creative Diary Writing

Campervan Travels – Creative Diary Writing Excellent creative writing diary lesson, giving students a taste for adventure and the opening road! Lesson outline: Schools out and you and a group of friends head out on an adventure of a lifetime. All you have is an old campervan, plenty of food and the open road. Where will you go, what will you do? Complete lesson includes starter, lesson objectives, writing tips, video clip link and full lesson prompts with fantastic, engaging images throughout. Planning sheet included. Visit my shop for more great lessons and resources: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish (Credits, copyright free images from: Startravel.co.uk, Backpackingmatt.com, Greybit.com, Funkyleasuire.com)

By EngageinEnglish

Diary writing scenarios and examplesQuick View

Diary writing scenarios and examples

There are anumber of scenarios which the children could use to base their diaries on. I find often that the children don't always have ideas or can't remember what they have done over the weekend to write about. There are also extracts from other diaries. One being Anne Frank&'s diary.

By groov_e_chik

The Highwayman - write a diary entryQuick View

The Highwayman - write a diary entry

Based on The Highwayman poem. The children are to write a diary entry from the point of view of a character in the poem, in accordance with specified WILF criteria. I used this with Y5/6.

By juniperpuddle

Writing a diary entryQuick View

Writing a diary entry

Lesson based around carousal activity with different diary extracts with a end activity developing students own diary entries. (End activity is based around The Speckled Band however can be easily adapted)

By jessgirt

Original Writing - Diary entry.Quick View

Original Writing - Diary entry.

Resource containing a complete GCSE scheme of work for Original Writing - Diary entry. Students will complete a diary entry response to literature and texts from World War 1. These include Wilfred Owen's Dulce et decorum est and a series of fictional and non fiction letters from the front.

By TesEnglish

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Recount, Diary, and Autobiographical Writing!Quick View

Recount, Diary, and Autobiographical Writing!

These engaging and detailed resources have been designed to make the learning of Recount, Diary, and Autobiography writing forms easily accessible, engaging and interesting for all children. Throughout each lesson, students learn to improve their skill at using appropriate, concise, and precise spelling, punctuation, and grammar, and practice employing them within their own writing compositions. Each lesson contains a comprehensive whole lesson PowerPoint, all the resources that you will need, and a lesson plan. The pack also includes a literacy writing mat to help students build their extended writing skills. Individually, these lessons are worth 7 pounds, meaning that you can make a 57% saving! All images are licensed for commercial use, and are cited on the final slide of the PowerPoint/ the bottom of worksheets.

By TandLGuru

Original Writing: Diary entryQuick View

Original Writing: Diary entry

Original Writing: Diary entry. Worksheets to support the above scheme of work. Includes letters from the front, 'Dulce et Decorum est' and Exposure' by Wilfred Owen. Range of research and reading tasks.

By TesEnglish

Write a Diary EntryQuick View

Write a Diary Entry

Ready to teach a diary entry. This lesson is based on the book, "There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom, but it can be modified to teach and link to any text. The powerpoint is planned to teach features of a diary, planning and then leads into the writing. Fun and engaging lesson that the kids love.

By shazee

English DiaryWriting Lesson Objective identify diary featuresQuick View

English DiaryWriting Lesson Objective identify diary features

A PowerPoint for a KS2 English lesson for diary writing with a plural warm up. I have used it for year 3 and 4 English. The objective of the lesson is to understand and identify the features of a diary. Chn in the lesson would then select a diary text and create a key of diary features. This PowerPoint I created is to introduce diary writing unit. You could easily adapt this lesson to your current topic. After this lesson the rest of the unit was linked to writing a diary entry as Mulan as our topic was China.This PowerPoint is a generic one. I created the PowerPoint but used the Diary of a Wimpy Kid as an example. I had other example s of diary texts too for chn to use for their activities. There are website links on the PowerPoint to enhance the lesson and reinforce skills.

By ginger85

Spooky Ghost Diaries - Creative Writing  Full LessonQuick View

Spooky Ghost Diaries - Creative Writing Full Lesson

Spooky ghost story. Creative writing diary lesson. The scenario: You are travelling alone at night when a mysterious fog encircles your car and it suddenly cuts out. With no means to call for help, you take to the road. Through the woods you stumble across an old mansion house. You are about to walk towards the house, when to your horror, you see on the path the words “look behind you” you turn, shaken to you core, and… Full lesson includes all resources. Starter, lesson objective and a spooky bingo plenary finish with 30 individual bingo cards! For more great resources and lessons visit my shop here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish (Credits: the images used in this work are COPYRIGHT FREE and can be found here: https://pixabay.com/en/photos/haunting/ https://pixabay.com/en/foggy-pathway-road-fog-landscape-1082224/ )

By EngageinEnglish