Postcard Writing

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Want to teach your children how to write a postcard but cannot stomach writing about a 'summer holiday'? Look no further. This resource is jam packed with a range of activities to inspire and motivate children to write a postcard to a friend about a mysterious creature they found.

This is a 4 day series of lessons, where children will learn:
* the difference and importance of using informal and formal language.
* how to edit and plan their own work.
*the style and structure in which a postcard is written.

*Detailed 4 day lesson plan.
*Detailed and colourful notebook file AND powerpoint for your convenience.
*Postcard Planning Sheet.
*BFG passage to inspire writing.
*Sample Postcard for annotating.
*Role play formal/informal sorting cards.
*Informal/Formal people sorting cards.
*Success Criteria- for children to self assess and peer assess.
*Postcard template for children to write their postcard on day 4.

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