Remember to take a rest or sip of water if you need one.
- I noticed that… because…
- The pattern is… because…
- This is the first part of Lauren Child’s version of the story. How is it different to Hans Christian Anderson’s version? Which do you prefer?
2) Practise dialogue punctuation
- Choose either Dialogue Practice 1 or Dialogue Practice 2. (Version 2 is a little more tricky – challenge yourself!) Use the Revision Card and Dialogue Checklist to help you.
- Write a version of part of the story. Include some dialogue as you do and practise punctuating it perfectly.
Look at this picture. Can you draw in what this alligator is about to eat? Could it be someone’s lunch or another animal or possibly Sian or Jo?!
Click here to download the picture and draw in the alligator’s tantalising meal!
Let’s practise breathing calmly because we know this really helps make us feel calm and relaxed. Click on the video, listen and follow the instructions.