LO: To make simple inferences about a character's feeling
I can express my views and give reasons
I can describe how a character is feeling
I can speak in full sentences
To express simple views of a story, giving reasons for their answers.
Character, village, feeling, brave, strong, determined, worried, villagers, inference, views
Starter: What is the name of the main character?
Reread the story and stop at key points, asking children questions.
Ask: How do you think you would be feeling if you were one of the children in the village?
Say: I want you to identify how Lila is feeling when she overhears her mama talking about the well
to the other villagers(worried, determined, brave, strong.)
How is Lila feeling when she sets off on her journey. (worried, determined, brave, strong.)
Encourage children to expand on their answers by asking: tell me why you think that...
Describe how Lila is feeling when she is climbing the mountain, why do you think like that?
Write a sentence to explain.