Tasks - Using your knowledge of Africa (Thinking about our previous weeks) can you write some sentences to describe Africa? You could use pictures of landscapes, animals etc.
E.g. The Mischievous Monkeys were swinging swiftly through the tall tremendous trees.
This PowerPoint will teach children about the figurative language feature, onomatopoeia. There are information slides to support learning, with opportunities to practise throughout the presentation and links to existing resources.
Extra activity ideas; Using yesterday's learning of alliteration, can you create sentences using both of these features?
Using 'Poetry Term PowerPoint' to recap understanding of creating and using figurative language to create images for the reader. (We have not covered all features in the powerpoint)
Be creative today... Choose a type of poetry which interests you!
Have a go at creating some examples of this type of poetry; using all our features we have been exploring over the last week.
Nouns, Adjectives, Adverbs, Alliteration, Onomatopoeia, Similes, Metaphors