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Welcome to your English lessons!

Through this week, we are going to jump straight into our new topic: World War II and our focus this week is the Home Front!

 

On day 1, listen to Chapter 3 of Carrie's War and complete the tasks. 

On day 2, you will be focusing on grammar! This week it is prepositions and pronouns - go through the games and have a go at making your own poem!

On days 3-5, you will be focusing on different writing tasks. We are going to be focusing on World War II so all the activities will be based around the Home Front learning!

Don't forget, you need to read all the information on the Home Front to be able to complete your writing activities! 

Enjoy :) 

Story Time: Carrie's War

Carrie's War By Nina Bawden Published by Virago Modern Classics Chapter 3

MONDAY'S READING TASK!

 

Today, we are going to focus on predicting and visualising what is going to happen next! Watch me (Miss Pick) read Chapter 3 of Carrie's War and whilst you are listening, I would like you to use your visualisation skills to draw what is happening. At the end of the chapter, I would like you to predict what is going to happen next! 

TUESDAY - GRAMMAR DAY

 

For this weeks grammar task, you need to read through the powerpoint or pictures and play some of the game and make an awesome poem up at the end based on an animal and using prepositions and pronouns! 

 

Enjoy :)

WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY - WRITING TASKS!

WEDNESDAY - WRITING DAY!

WEDNESDAY'S WRITING TASK

 

In your own word, tell me what the 'War Effort' was and what the 'Home Front' was. I have included some slides to help and don't forget to use diagrams and pictures to help!

THURSDAY - WRITING DAY!

THURSDAY'S WRITING TASK!

 

Today, we are focusing on how the people at home helped during the war. I would like you to show me how they did this in your own words and way. You can write about it, you can create a poster, you can create a mind map, you can even create an awesome booklet showing me. 

FRIDAY - WRITING DAY!

FRIDAY'S WRITING TASK!

 

Today, we are focusing on propaganda. I would like you to research what propaganda means and then create your own propaganda poster based on your gardens - Dig on for Victory! Use all the information to help make the best propaganda poster!

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