Writing to describe. A full descriptive writing lesson focusing on sensory imagery.  GCSE 1-9.
A fast paced and engaging full lesson providing GCSE 1-9 grades for pupils to self-assess their own work.

The lesson begins with a recap of descriptive techniques with a worksheet which pupils can complete individually or in pairs. Pupils then assess exemplar pieces of writing according to the 1-9 framework. The main task pupils will produce their own piece of descriptive writing (describing a chocolate bar) using the example provided. The final task is a structured peer assessment task, where pupils provide feedback for their pairs.
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Created: Feb 9, 2017

Updated: Mar 1, 2019

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