English and SPaG – week 3



Synonyms. Explore words with similar meanings. Each document contains 3 levels. Most children should be able to complete D and E – GD is optional. Unfamiliar words should be looked up in a dictionary (this can be online).



The following activities can be carried out in any order (1 per day). Each task requires some planning and a short writing activity.

Sweets – poetry
Clouds – poetry
Parrots – poetry
Monkeys – short writing task. Write a ‘Breaking News’ report.
Clocks – short writing task. Write about ‘The Lost Hour’ when the clocks go forward at the end of March.

Many thanks to Jamie Thomas for sharing his ideas for teaching English this week.