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This half term we are learning about recounts (letters) and circular narratives. Our focus text is 'A River' by Marc Martin. Follow the lesson links and activities below:

A River by Marc Martin

Listen to this imaginary journey from city to sea explored through beautiful illustrations

Adding detail to your writing

Activities 1-3

Activity 4

Write a letter to the boy on the boat describing what dangers he may face on his journey. Think about each setting and it's dangers carefully e.g. Jungle -> tigers, hanging vines, monkeys. Use the letter writing template below to help with the layout of your letter.

Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation