know and understand the features and purposes of explanatory texts, investigating and noting the text, sentence and word level characteristics
Read and complete the explanation text comprehensions assigned to them on Studyladder.
plan, compose, edit and refine short non-chronological reports and explanatory texts, using reading as a source, focusing on clarity, conciseness and impersonal style
Read/watch the tutorials/PowerPoints on Explanation texts on Studyladder
Complete the planning page provided and write an explanation on 'How a wave forms'.
Extension: See 'Writing-Explanation-Extension' folder on Studyladder.
know and understand different types of pronouns and the work they do in sentences; person pronouns: I, you, he, she, it, we, you, they, and me, you, him, her, it, us, you, them: possessive: mine, yours, his, hers, its, ours, yours, theirs