Make sure you have read carefully and understood Chapter 1 and 2 of The Abominables.
Now you have done this, you are going to retell the first two chapters of the story using language of retelling.
Language of Retelling:
In the beginning…
On the other side of …/ Back at home …
In the end…
Here are the meanings of some key words and phrases:
Meaning: afterwards or
after a particular thing has happened
Meaning: understanding a situation or event only
after it has happened
Listen to my retelling of Beowulf.
Can you hear the language of retelling?
Click on the link below to see my oral retelling in writing.
Now it is your turn to do the same for The Abominables.
You may want to map it out or write it down first before orally retelling the story.
Remember to use language of retelling.
Orally retell the story to your family.