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Today in English we are going to be thinking about Grandad's and Syd's hug goodbye and how Syd left the island.

 

Part 1

Watch the Grandad's island story video up to :

 

 

The goodbye was an important goodbye. It was a special hug. It was a really special hug. 

Think about what Grandad might be saying in this goodbye hug.

 

Here is my modelled sentence:

 

" I love you", said Grandad.

 

Now write your own final words from Grandad. Don't forget your speech marks!

 

 

Part 2

We are going to think about describing Grandad's personality. A personality describe what someone is like e.g.

happy, funny, caring.

 

Can you think of any adjectives to describe Grandad?  

 

Here is my modelled sentence: 

 

Grandad handed Syd his special hat. It would always remind Syd of his Grandad: kind, caring and fun.

 

Now write your own modelled sentence to describe Grandad.

 

 

Part 3

Picture in your mind the boat leaving the island with just Syd sailing back home.

 

What past tense verbs could describe the boat in the water?

 

Past tense verbs are doing words but of actions that have already happened e.g. sailed, floated.

 

Here is my modelled sentence:

 

The boat drifted further. The boat drifted further and further. The boat drifted further away.

 

Now write your own modelled sentence.

History

 

Today we are going to be building castles and thinking about all the features of a castle. How any features can you add to your castle?

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