Sunday, 14 June 2015

Welcome to Al Dhafra Grade 6 English Blog! Term 3 Final Revision

Thursday, 14 May 2015

International Day Week!


Compare-and-Contrast Essay Connectives
To compare
equally                   likewise                       similarly       
 as with                     like                     in the same way         
To contrast
whereas                      instead of                    alternatively
otherwise                    unlike                          but        
on the other hand                                          in contrast

Informal and Formal Vocabulary

Greeting people



Informal
Formal
Occasions
(Add your responses)
·        in the playground
·       
·       
·         School Assembly
·        
·        

Audience
(Add your responses)
·         Friends
·        
·        
·         Principal
·        
·        
Examples of language
(Add your responses)
·         Hi!
·        
·        
·         Good Morning!
·        
·        

What is culture?


Sunday, 10 May 2015

Preparing for International Day


 
 
More Topics to Compare and Contrast

Online v/s Classroom Instruction
Compare and Contrast Online v/s Classroom Instruction
Childhood v/s Adulthood
Friends v/s Family
Summer v/s Winter
Manyara v/s Nyasha (characters)

Compare Two Stories
 
 
Poetry


Saturday, 25 April 2015

Welcome to Al Dhafra Grade 6 English - Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters




Starter(s)
What kind of story do you think is "Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters'?

An Introduction to 'Mufaro's beautiful Daughters'

Comparatives and Superlatives


What is a 'Theme'?



Irregular Verb Forms

More links will be updated shortly!

Saturday, 18 April 2015

Spelling ie - ei Words


Spelling ei or ie 


Types of Characters - Static and Dynamic

Watch these videos about Marlin from 'Nemo' and decide whether he is a static or a dynamic character

First Day of School

Saving Dory 

More links and resources will be soon added!

Sunday, 12 April 2015

The All American Slurp


Compile a list of popular foods from different cultures in 3 minutes. 

Is it easy to move to a place with a new culture?

Lensey Namioka 
The All American Slurp

Buffet Etiquette

Chinese Dining Etiquette