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Miss North's Reading Group

SPaG

 

Your spellings to learn this week are (test Monday 1st June):

 

 

Try and spend some time every day going over your spellings, in preparation for your test.

Sick Sentences

The sentences below are ‘sick’. They do not use any powerful verbs, adjectives or fronted adverbials. Can you make the sentences better? Write them out underneath adding extra description for the reader.

 

The girl ran.

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She carried the egg.

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The crows chased her.

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She felt scared.

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Reading

 

Below is a reading comprehension activity linked to the photo 'The Watchers'. Explore the photo and then answer the questions. These are inference and prediction questions, which means you need to use the photo to dig deeper for clues, to answer the questions, incorporating your own ideas.

 

Questions

 

  1. Why are the crows gathering?
  2. Who is the girl in the picture?
  3. What is she carrying?
  4. Where has she come from?
  5. Why has she taken it?
  6. What does it contain?
  7. Who does it belong to?
  8. How do the crows and the little girl feel?
  9. Where is she going?
  10. Who are the Watchers?
The writing activity for today also links to this photo.
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