This notebook shows children what a simile is and helps them to write their own. To begin with children use their senses to think of words to describe various fruits. They then use these words to create their own similes.
A fun power point which engages all of the pupils and requires verbal interaction between them. At the end of the power point a task is set.
I have aslo added a planning sheet, vocabulary display/flash cards, further ideas for projects and a display banner for the classroom.
A Full scheme of work covering writing objectives using various of Roald Dahl's works (including Matilda and The BFG). It is easy to differentiate for KS 2 (7-11 year olds) and KS3 (11-14 year olds)and contains many worksheets for activities including vocabulary and punctuation use as well as descriptive and creative writing techniques.
64 fun and engaging topics on which to base short/extended writing activities. Adapted from 642 Things to Write About (Young Writer's Edition), this resource comes complete with inspirational picture 'hooks' to really stimulate writing.
- Appropriate for use at KS1/2/3/4
- Ideal for literacy starters
- Easily differentiated
- Incredibly open-ended
- Thought provoking and challenging
- Sparks creativity and technical writing skills
- Perfectly adaptable (videos, role play, etc.)