Word bank created using a very useful book for creative writing,'Descriptosaurus by Alison Wilcox '
The attached example is provided as a prompt for pupils to gather key language associated with the topic of Myths and Legends. Suitable for years 5 and 6.
Pupils can be given this worksheet for an independent task (Photocopy onto A3). It is a useful worksheet for encouraging pupils to gather key vocabulary (Figurative, imagery and emotive language) associated with Kensuke's Kingdom by Micheal Morpurgo.
(Images have been used from the internet)
Better words for went, then, nasty, nice, good, sad, got,small and big. These words are cut out and stuck onto A1 sheets (Bigger than A3) and are displayed around the learning environment. Children are discouraged to use went, then, etc. Children are encouraged to use better words to improve their written work in Literacy.