Continuing to share the weekly activities to help improve student’s writing. Why not use them with your class, download them here.
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VCOP – Vocabulary – quick activity 3
Don’t say “said” say ……
Who might speak in this way? When? Why?
groan bellow moo
stutter announce whimper
VCOP – Connectives – quick activity 3
“but” or “so”? Which is the best connective?
It was very dark outside…. I took my torch.
I heard an owl hooting… I couldn’t see it anywhere.
I love making cakes… I don’t like doing all the washing up afterwards.
I was really good at the weekend… Mum let me do some baking with her.
Can you write out each sentence again using a different connective?
VCOP – Openers – quick activity 3
What is the most interesting way to finish the sentence?
Once upon a time ….
VCOP – Punctuation – quick activity 3
Full stop, question mark or exclamation mark?
Write the following sentences using the correct punctuation.
- The pirate dug and dug
- Do you think he’ll find anything
- What an enormous treasure chest
Now write three sentences of your own!
VCOP – Expanding sentences
The girl watched