I know I can do it when I have written a narrative that includes my character.
Using the character you created on Tuesday, complete the following quick write:
The marvellous adventure of …… searching for……
Remember you will write a story about a marvellous adventure of your character. What is the name of your character? What is your character searching for? What happens while they are searching (problem)? Use exciting words and don’t forget your capital letters and full stops.
I am learning to think of adjectives to describe my character.
I know I can do it when I can describe the character I have created.
This week you have created your own Dr. Seuss character. You have considered what they look like and what their personality might be like. Today you are going to have a go at describing your character!
Dr Seuss creates quirky crazy characters and so have you! What is so special about your character?
What physical traits, for example colours, clothes, size, movement etc. does your character have?
What personal traits or abilities does your character have? Are they funny, crazy, kind, brave, wild, groovy?
Your task today is to write some sentences to describe your character. Remember to use capital letters, full stops, adjectives and adverbs to make your sentences really interesting!
Try to write at least 5 sentences about your character.
I am learning to create my own new Dr. Seuss character.
I know I can do it when I have created a detailed character.
You are now an author/illustrator who is going to create a new Dr. Seuss character.
Use things you already know as your inspiration such as your pets, plants, fruits and vegetables or toys that you have. Use this inspiration to create your own new character.
You can choose to draw in great detail or create the character using things such as boxes, paper, tissues, buttons, icy pole sticks, toothpicks etc, whatever you can find in your house.
Take time to focus on the colours that you will use for your new Dr. Seuss character as colours for Dr. Seuss characters are important. Keep your character as you will need them for the next two lessons.