Phase 1 Activities
Looking at the future and creative writing.
- Introduce the sow work, give out student copies.
- Read Sound of thunder (or Sound of thunder larger text), also look at Sound of Thunder power point.
- Watch film extracts on visions of the future.
- You can also read the extract on the Quantum Weather Butterfly with higher ability groups.
- Discuss the ideas of the future, and the idea of time travel, would the students want to go to the future or the past?
- If you need to, go over/introduce the idea of persuasive writing: Persuasive Writing Techniques in colour, Persuasive writing ‘A forest’. Students could search for examples of each technique.
- Look at the Travel Brochures on travel brochures and their layout.
- Use the Future Safari worksheet and writing frame to create the text of their leaflet. Create leaflet.