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As part of our new topic 'Winter Wonderland' we are going to be learning facts about animals. 

 

In English, we are going to be looking at a non-fiction book...

 

National Geographic Kids Readers: Hello, Penguin!

Session 1 - 25.01.2021

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Learning objective: To write a fact

 

What do you already know about penguins?

 

Complete the first column by writing what you know about penguins.

 

For example...

I know that a penguin is a bird.

Session 2 - 26.01.2021

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Learning objective: To write questions

 

What do you want to find out about penguins?

 

Miss Edmundson's questions are...

 

Where do they live?

How do they keep warm?

Why are they black and white?

 

Complete the 'What I want to know' section

Session 3 - 27.01.2021 part 1

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Part 2

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Hello Penguin!

Learning objective: To find new vocabulary 

 

What do these words mean?

 

huddle

shuffle

fancy

plain

 

Discuss them with your adult and write a sentence explaining each word.

Session 4 - 28.01.2021

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Learning Objective: To express a point of view.

 

What is your favourite fact in 'Hello Penguin'?

 

My favourite fact is that they huddle together to keep warm. 

Session 5- 29.01.2021

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Learning Objective: To use adjectives to describe a penguin

 

Draw a picture of a penguin from 'Hello penguin' and write adjectives to describe the penguin.

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