Dear Year 5,
This week we will be focusing on a new short film. The short film we are studying is called
Your writing task is to write a newspaper report about the event in the film. Your writing must include the following writing skills:
- Orientation – (5 w's: who, what, where, when and why)
- reported speech
- direct speech
- interviews with the lighthouse keeper, the villagers and the people on the boat.
- How were they feeling? How did they react? What did they do to stop the tragic event happening?
Please send your teacher your completed writing task by Friday 12th February