You can click on the link below to take you to the audio recording on the book.
Listen carefully to Chapter 6 of the story, "A narrow Escape". Answer the questions on the sheet or you can use a blank piece of paper to record your answers.
For a less challenging task, you can complete differentiated questions sheet.
Listen carefully to Chapter 7 of the story, "Local Heroes". Answer the questions on the sheet or you can use a blank piece of paper to record your answers.
For a less challenging task, you can complete the differentiated questions sheet.
Writing a prediction
After leaving his friend with Davey and Tucky at Mr Reynolds’ farm, the German pilot began to make his way across the moors to the sea. He had to cross 30 miles of bleak and barren landscape in order to reach the sea. He would then have to find a boat to carry him across the English Channel to France.
Task: write a prediction, telling what happened to the German after leaving the farm.
Things to consider -
The difficulties he’d have to face:
A strange and alien landscape (moors, rivers, hills and mountains, forests)
No food or water
The police and army training on the moor
Cold and wet weather
He’s wearing a German uniform
He could be easily spotted from the air
How to find a boat to help him escape
For a less challenging task, use the storyboard below to draw pictures of the German piot'ss escape. Write 1 sentence describing each picture.
Today’s task is writing a newspaper report about the two boys’ achievement in capturing the German airman. Make sure you include:
The 5 W’s and 1 H (What, where, who, when , why and how)
Write in the past tense
Write in the 3rd person (He, she, they)
Use a headline
Captions for pictures
Quotes (using rules of speech)
See the examples of newspaper reports to help you.
New Book Cover
You can use canva.com to create a new book cover. You MUST ask an adult to help you get started with this. Make sure you include the title, name of the author and a picture on the front cover. You can send a photo or an email with your cover attached for us to include on the website.
Alternatively, you can use the template below or a blank piece of paper to create your own cover.