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Tuesday 19th January 2021

LC: To explain the meaning of vocabulary using the text to help.

Here is the opening paragraph on Claudius' invasion of Britain during the Roman period. 

 

What is the meaning of the word determined in the text?

Listen to the teacher working out its meaning using reading strategies.

Working out the meaning of determined.wav

Remember these skills when working out the meaning of words:

1. Scan for the word in the text.

2. Read before the word and think what have I learned that might help

   me?

3. Read after the word and think what have I learned that might help

   me?

4. Use what you have discovered to help you explain its meaning. 

Read the rest of the text.

 

Work out the meaning of the following words: 

Paragraph two

surrendered

continued 

 

Paragraph four

peace

 

Paragraph five

invade

rebel

YOUR TASK

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