Talk for Writing have produced a series of Home-school booklets, filled with creative activities.
The Year 5 Home-school booklet includes:
A series of activities based around the book (and subsequent films), 'Jumanji'.
You will read a story following the same plot, making predictions about what might happen next.
There are sentence challenges;
A reading response activity;
A comprehension section;
Grammar and sentence work;
A clear planning framework to support your writing of your own version of the story
and finally 'Make your own mini-book instructions'!
The Year 4 Home-school booklet contains a series of activities based upon 'The King of the Fishes', which is a wishing tale:
Listen to and read the story, then respond;
Look at word definitions and practise using them in sentences;
A 'read and understand' section;
Spelling practice and grammar;
Using a story frame to plot and write your own story
and finally, make your own 'mini-book'!