Talk for Writing
We ask the children to write independently to show us how their skills are developing. They have such a lot to remember: spellings, handwriting, punctuation, sentence structure! It really helps the children if they come to this lesson with good ideas of what to write.
Once a fortnight we will post a picture on DOJO for you to chat about. Try to ask questions to help them to write sentences about the picture. Some ideas would be:
What can you see? If you were there, what could you feel or hear? Would you like to go there? Do this?