Point of view: witness reports Point of view: newspaper report

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Examine a model newspaper report to learn about structure and use of verbs, adverbial phrases and pronouns. Read and listen to two witness reports of a skateboarding accident. Identify the two different points of view. Arrange paragraphs for the newspaper report. Select suitable verbs and adverbial phrases for the report. Create a headline and choose a photograph. This learning object is one in a series of three objects.

Students identify the features of a recount (report).
Students identify the point of view in spoken and written recounts.
Students produce texts that express a consistent point of view.
Students identify language choices made in recounts that express different points of view.
Students use metalanguage to review and improve the use of verbs and adverbs in recounts.

Curriculum Information

K to 12
Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 5, Grade 6
Listening Comprehension Reading Comprehension Vocabulary Development Writing and Composition Viewing Comprehension Oral Reading Fluency Oral Language and Fluency
Learners, Students

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