The Magic Paintbrush
Starting from 4th January we will be using The Magic Paintbrush by Julia Donaldson as our key text during English lessons. Here is the link to the STORY
Monday 18th January - story map of original story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lozxke4X1nQ&feature=youtu.be
Tuesday 19th January - plan for own version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2pVu2CSNMY&feature=youtu.be
Thursday 21st January and Friday 22nd January - writing own version of the story https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QR1u9RQrLY&feature=youtu.be
Monday 11th January - letter to Shen in best handwriting
Tuesday 12th January - put the events of the story in order
Thursday 14th January - exclamations
Task 1: Write sentences using exclamation marks correctly (task on screen and added to files below).
Task 2: Draw a picture of part of the story. Use this to write sentences using exclamation marks.
e.g. What an enormous dragon that is!
Friday 15h January er and est
Your task: write sentences using -er and -est thinking about adjectives from the story to describe the objects.
It was the greatest paintbrush that Shen had ever seen.
The pot of shrimps and oysters was the finest feast for the family.
The red melon was the juciest that the boy had ever tasted.
Links to pre-recorded lessons:
Lesson for Thursday 7th January - Writing sentences using key vocabulary from the story
Lesson for Friday 8th January - writing a letter to Shen
Extra lesson - How to write a sentence: