Spring Week 7 22nd-26th Feb
Tuesday: Use adjectives to describe mental images. Page 14 and 15.
Read the poem and discuss the descriptions of the contents of the box. Create a mind map of ideas using the prompt questions in the clouds on pages 14 and 15.
Creative task: Design your own box following the instructions on page 15. Use your mind map to inform your design.
Alternative task: What are your favourite descriptions in the poem? Can you draw your favourite description? Maybe you could think of your own idea and draw it, then describe it in a short sentence.
Wednesday: Write a Magic Box poem (part 1).
Page 17. Today we will write a poem together as a class (on Zoom) using the sentence starters. We will write three verses together.
Task: Write three verses of your own poem using the sentence starters (page 17). You can magpie ideas from the shared writing in the Zoom lesson if you like.
Thursday: Write a Magic Box poem (part 2).
Page 18. Today we will discuss how the final verse of the poem (page 18) has been written.
Task: Use the class example to help you write your own final verse.
Extra Challenge: Evaluate the unit (last page).