SPAG: Relative clauses; building images
Relative clauses PowerPoint
Revise how relative pronouns introduce relative clauses and how relative clauses can give extra information about a noun or pronoun. Recognise when commas are required.
SPAG: Using modal verbs to indicate degrees of possibility
Modal Verbs PowerPoint
This presentation teaches about modal verbs, their use and the position they take in a sentence.
Composition: Write a short story based on those read; use paragraphs effectively
Use of Paragraphs PowerPoint
Children learn how to break their writing into paragraphs, and decide the criteria for using these effectively. They consider how paragraphs contribute to cohesion and also the role of adverbs in linking these.
SPAG: Use brackets, dashes or commas to indicate parenthesis
Children are introduced to the idea of adding extra information into a complete sentence and learn how to use commas, brackets and dashes to indicate parenthesis. They look at the effect that each of these types of punctuation have.