During our English sessions the book we will be focusing on is...
Story of the Chinese Zodiac
The Great Race
By Christopher Corr
Learning objective: To make a prediction
What do you think will happen next?
Miss Edmundson thinks that the cat is going to get up and be mad at the rat.
What do you think?
LO: Ask questions to clarify their understanding
What questions would you like to ask about this book?
Here are some of Miss Edmundson's questions...
Why did the dragon help the rabbit?
Does rat feel sorry for cat?
How old do you think the governor is?
Learning Objective: To sequence a story
If you cannot print the pictures off to sequence them, then you can discuss with your child which order they think the pictures should be in.
Learning Objective: To express a point of view
What is your favourite part of the story?
Write a sentence in your work book.
Learning Objective: To describe a character
Draw a picture of a character from ‘The Great Race’ and write adjectives to describe the character.
Learning Objective: To write a sentence with a capital letter and full stop
Use the adjectives from yesterday to write sentences to describe your character.