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Literacy One 3rd lesson

Wednesday 27th January 2021

LC:  To identify inverted commas and other speech punctuation to show direct speech.

Direct speech reports the actual words of a speaker. 


Let's revise what it looks like.



Direct Speech One

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Direct Speech Two

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Direct Speech Three

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Direct Speech Four

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Your Task

1) Reread The Pied Piper of Hamelin text and identify the direct speech sentences.

Clue: Look for the inverted commas to help you. 

Highlight the direct speech sentences when you have found them. 


2) Look carefully at what the characters said and how they spoke.

Clue: Look for the punctuation marks .   ?   !

How did they say the words?


Collect words for said that match the punctuation mark.



To complete this task, log onto Seesaw and find the activity: Identifying Direct Speech. 


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