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Cotgrave Candleby

Lane School

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Week 4 - wb 11th May

This week the focus is: Setting descriptions

Each lesson will follow a very similar structure:

  • Introductory quiz - what do you already know?
  • Video - video lesson to teach you the skill (pause the video when told, which will allow you time to complete the main activity)
  • Main activity - apply your skills to the task (return to the video when you've finished to go through the answers)
  • Quiz - what have you learnt?


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Setting description Lesson 3: Identifying features

In this lesson, we will be identifying features of a setting description.


Setting description Lesson 4: Figurative language

In this lesson, we will be using figurative language.


Setting description Lesson 5: Describing a setting

In this lesson, we will be describing a setting.

Purple Mash - Writing tasks for the story: 'The Time-Lock Adventure'

Please log in and check the 2Dos that have been set - remember to read the book first!


Chapter 1: Write down some theories about why Mr Penrose has such a big collection of historical artefacts.



Chapter 2: Write about an era you would like to time travel to. Explain why you would like to visit that time period.



Chapter 3: In this chapter, Dan was put to work in a bustling kitchen. Write a poem to describe the sights and sounds around him.