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Updated: Mar 26, 2020

Junior Classes


Tasks: reading, drawing and writing


Dave the Dog is worried about the coronavirus

A Nurse Dotty Book







Click the picture or this link to read the story







Tasks

with a family member

Read the story

Talk about the story

Draw a picture of the story

Extra: free writing






Senior Classes


Tasks: reading, drawing, colouring, writing, storyboards and drama


Doll Bones

By Holly Black








Click the picture or this link to read the story








Tasks


Day 1


Read the story (1 chapter a day)



Talk about the story with a family member



Write a summary

(Tip: First, Then, After that, Last of all)



Draw a picture of the story.


Watch this video to find out how to write a summary



Day 2


Read the story (1 chapter a day)



Write a character description

(Tip: describe the character e.g. tall, brown hair, funny)



Draw and colour-in a picture of the character.


Watch this video to find out how to describe your character


Character Description activity sheet example


Character Description





Day 3

Read the story (1 chapter a day)


Draw and write a story board


Click the storyboard picture (below) to download a storyboard template:


(Tip: Use the boxes to draw pictures and colour-in them in. Write words/sentences on the lines)


(Tip: You can use a blank page and draw the storyboard template yourself)



Day 4

Re-read Chapters 1-3



Look over your storyboard



Create a drama using the storyboard

(Tip: You can involve your brothers and sisters)



Showcase your drama to your family

(Tip: You can get a family member to video record it)



Tip of the day
take pictures or videos
of you reading
of your work


Note: the options are available here for you to use as you wish.

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