LO: To write using speech marks
Warm-up: Vocab ideas - idioms • ‘Have mixed feelings’ – Be unsure of how you feel.
Main: Revisit the book ‘The Fossil Girl’ by Catherine Brighton on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OC6CWszKHDo
Pause the video for some of the speech bubble pictures. Who says what? How might they say it? (adverb and verb – quietly whispered, muttered softly, shouted loudly…) See the “said” alternative picture help sheet below to help.
Watch this short video for speech punctuation lesson… https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zr6bxyc/articles/zhqh92p
Task: Write the speech bubble conversations using speech marks for direct speech. See sheet to convert – YOU choose how many you would like to do. Read out loud, using different voices.