Continuing to share the weekly activities to help improve student’s writing. Why not use them with your class, download them here.

How do I download the activities? – File>Download As>choose format.

VCOP – Vocabulary – quick activity 5

Don’t say “said” say ……

e.g. laugh – A teacher might laugh in class because he’s happy.

gabble      mutter      scream

Incredible Opener

He may seem like a bit of a Joker, but don’t be fooled – he helps add structure. It’s his job to hook the reader in and keep them reading with great opening sentences

plead        whine        demand

VCOP – Connectives – quick activity 5

“but” or “so”? Which is the best connective?

I go to swimming lessons …. I’m not very good yet.

I love swimming … Dad takes me every week.

Jack was very brave … he climbed to the top of the beanstalk.

The giant chased Jack … he couldn’t catch him.

Write out each sentence again using a different connective?

VCOP – Openers – quick activity 5

What is the most interesting way to finish the sentence?

  • Many years ago ….
  • The boy raced upstairs and ….
  • Unbelievably ….
  • Sneakily ….

VCOP – Punctuation – quick activity 5

Full stop, question mark or exclamation mark?

Write the following sentences using the correct punctuation.

  • Are you hungry yet
  • I’ll make you some lunch
  • You want thirty sandwiches

Now write three sentences of your own!

VCOP – Expanding sentences

My Grandpa slept


5 responses »

  1. lucy says:

    I’ll try catch up !!


  2. jessica says:

    love it so exicited!!!


  3. karmyn says:

    I’m on my fifth


  4. luke says:

    i need to catch up on mine need to do that in the weekend


  5. lucy says:

    VCOP rocks


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