Show and tell: eerie encounter

Learning Material  |  Interactive Lesson  |  RAR

Watch a short cartoon about a close encounter with an alien spaceship. Select language elements to create sentences and build a basic factual recount. Rearrange the elements 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 adverbs and adjectives to make the recount clearer and more scary. Combine simple sentences using conjunctions. 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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