modal verbs, know examples, understand function, use creatively,  guinness 'surfer horses' advert
Teach modal verbs in the context of the amazing 'Guinness surfer with horses' advert (young teachers: google it).

Assessment focus:
I know some modal verbs, and I can explain why they are useful.
I can use modal verbs statements and questions.
I can use modal verbs creatively to show possibility/likelihood.

In this fully resourced lesson, pupils learn about modal verbs and then use them in sentences about the doubts and worries of the surfer in the advert and the dangers he faces.

There is clear differentiation for high attainer, on track learners and SEN learners.

The powerpoint will guide you through.

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  • modal-verbs-surfing-sentences.pptx
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Created: Jan 10, 2018

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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