I know I can do it when I can write sentences containing facts about myself.
You now know so much about Information Texts now and how to tell a fact from an opinion.
A fact is something that is true. For example: A Dog has a tail.
An opinion is how you feel about something. For example: I love dogs, they are my favourite animal.
Now that you are an expert on facts, today you are going to write some facts about yourself.
Using the example below as a guide, write some facts about yourself. You can do it in full sentences or dot points.
Draw a picture of yourself once you have finished your writing.
Facts About Me
My name is Michelle. I live in Greensborough. My favourite food is dumplings. I live with my dog Ravioli, and we like to walk together. I come from Tasmania and my best friends name is Jarrah. Spring is my favourite season because I like the sunshine and it is not too hot. My parents are farmers and I have 2 nephews and 3 nieces.
I am learning to identify a fact from and opinion.
I know I can do it when I know the difference between a fact and an opinion.
This week we are beginning to look at informative texts.
Informative texts are pieces of writing, film or speech that only use FACTS to tell their audience about a topic. If we are using FACTS in our writing, we need to know the difference between a FACT and an OPINION.
To learn more about FACTS and OPINIONS watch the video below ↓↓↓
Today you are learning how to tell a FACT from an OPINION.
Look at the image below.
In your book list the numbers 1-10 and record you whether you think the statement is a F (Fact) or an O (opinion).
I like spaghetti better than pizza is an OPINION (O)