Wednesday 6th January, 2021
LC: To justify responses to a text using point and evidence.
Why did the woodcutter lay awake worrying?
Point: He must have been worried about his family starving.
A point is your opinion based on what you have read.
Evidence: 'There was scarcely any food' and 'there had been a great famine' which means there was little food for him and his family.
Evidence from the text is the clue or clues that make you have a certain opinion.
He must have been worried about his family starving because there was scarcely any food and there had been a great famine.
1. Re-read the Pied Piper of Hamelin playscript and then answer the questions.
2. Re-read the Hansel and Gretel playscript and then answer the questions.
All answers need a point with correct evidence.
Use the model above to help you.
Log onto Seesaw and complete the activity 'Responses to a text using Point with evidence.'
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