Show and tell: here, boy!

Learning Material  |  Interactive Lesson

Watch a short cartoon about a dog in a backyard. Select phrases to create sentences and build a basic factual recount. Rearrange the phrases to create the best word order in the sentences. Who was involved? What did they do? When, where or how did they do it? Add adjectives and adverbs to make the story clearer and funnier. Choose a picture to go with the recount. This learning object is one in a series of four objects.

Students view and interpret an animated cartoon.
Students complete cloze activities to construct a recount.
Students rearrange phrases to make sentences.
Students select an appropriate image to accompany a recount.
The level of difficulty is increased in stages throughout the learning object.
A print option is provided at the end of the activity.

Curriculum Information

K to 12
Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 10
Oral Language Listening Comprehension Reading Comprehension Vocabulary Development Writing and Composition Study Strategies/Research Study Strategy Research Viewing Comprehension Oral Reading Fluency Oral Language and Fluency Grammar Awareness
Learners, Students

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