Read/listen to Chapters 8-10 of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone during this week.
Read the opening of Chapter 8 to ‘…gave Hermione a rare smile.’ Think about the ordinary challenges of starting a new school and additional difficulties of Hogwarts (moving stairs, ghosts, magic etc.). List some examples, separating ordinary and magical challenges. Harry could do with a set of instructions!
What kind of instructions could help Harry. What sort of sentences do instructions tend to use?
Revise sentence forms - Session 1 using Resources PowerPoint below.
Identify sentence forms; punctuate and change purpose of a sentence
Write four sentences: a statement, a question, an exclamation and a command. ensure each sentence is punctuated accurately.
Can you change any of your sentences into another form. For example: a statement into a question. Think about what you have to change to do so.