Diary Writing Complete Lesson  – Gangsta Granny

Diary Writing Complete Lesson – Gangsta Granny

Complete Lesson on Writing Diary Entries - Related to Gangsta Granny by David Walliams

This download includes a complete, diary entry writing lesson on the seventh chapter of the book Gangsta Granny by David Walliams. The lesson focuses on how write a diary entry using the events in the chapter as a base. Children will read and discuss the chapter. There is a detailed PowerPoint to ensure children’s understanding of the elements of diary entries. The class will write an entry together and then the children can plan and write their own using the writing frame and success criteria included to allow for confidence when writing independently. For lower ability children there is a scaffold diary entry cloze sheet to build confidence before allowing them to write their own versions. There is also a short chapter summary sheet for children to complete to reflect on the chapter read. You will need a copy of the book Gangsta Granny; everything else needed is included in this download.

This download includes:
- Full and detailed lesson plan
- Complete lesson PowerPoint
- Writing prompt sheet
- Success criteria
- Chapter review sheets
- Hot seat prompt sheet
- LA cloze sheet

This is the seventh chapter in my Gangsta Granny series of lessons, the first is here

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Created: Oct 9, 2017

Updated: Sep 11, 2018

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