Core: Introduction to the idea of outsiders; empathy; cohesion
Pronouns and Determiners PowerPoint
This PowerPoint recaps cohesion before revising the identification and function of pronouns and determiners and their role in cohesive writing.
SPAG: Cohesive writing: conjunctions
This PowerPoint revises conjunctions, how they create cohesion and how they are punctuated.
SPAG: Using and punctuating dialogue
Teach children about speech marks, end of speech punctuation and how to use and punctuate reporting clauses.
Creative writing: Write own fable incorporating known features
Time, Place and Cause PowerPoint
Explain single clause sentences and define verbs. Demonstrate how conjunctions can be use to extend sentences adding information on time or cause.
Dialogue Punctuation PowerPoint
Show children how speech marks ‘hug’ what is said, how to punctuate reporting clauses and how to position these in the middle of speech.
Composition: Extended writing: a new chapter in the gothic style
Using Dialogue to Tell the Story PowerPoint
This brief but focused presentation encourages children to use dialogue appropriately in their own writing and also to punctuate it correctly.
Core: Features of gothic novels and relative clauses
Relative Clauses PowerPoint
Teach children the function and form of relative clauses, including how to punctuate a relative clause at the beginning, end or middle of a sentence.