Read the following extract out loud to someone in your house.
New York is falling!
The words rang in Jim's head. They were the last words to crackle out of the radio before it stopped broadcasting. That had been three days ago. Jim had not heard any words since then...
Today we will be using our 'P' viper which is all about our prediction skills. Answer the following questions and try and use APE (answer it, prove it, explain it).
What would you do in Jim's position? What would you do next?
What does prediction mean?
-the action of predicting something using the evidence you already have (what will happen next?).
Today we will be looking at 'similes' and 'metaphors'. There is a video on Bitesize that will help with this lesson. Work your way throgh the activities if you need further support.
Have a go at writing different sentences using similes and metaphors. Can you spot the difference between the two?
Describe the picture from your reading lesson using what you have learnt from todays lesson. Write a small paragraph describing what you can see.