Back to school verb stars


For ‘la rentrée’ in Year 6 we thought about our return to school, what makes a good language learner plus the things we do and enjoy whilst we are at school.

I was inspired by this list I saw online:


In a similar way, we thought of things we do at school. Then we used our bi-lingual dictionary skills to find suitable verbs in the infinitive form.

Here ‘s my example:


And one of the children’s:


It was a simple activity but it focused the children on identifying appropriate words in the dictionary (looking for ‘v’ or ‘vb’ for verb, instead of ‘n’ for noun etc) and was a good introduction to further verb work later on in Year 6.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s