Comprehension - Public Speaking Day
A comprehension activity using a narrative about public speaking.
A comprehension activity with provided information sheet, questions and suggested answers.
“Jonathan’s alarm clock roared to life, pulling him out of a restless sleep. Before he had even opened his eyes, Jonathan immediately felt his stomach tighten. His heart began to pump faster. His hands felt sweaty. His body seemed to know that today was not just another day.”
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Australian Curriculum alignment
English > Year 5 > Literacy > Interpreting, analysing, evaluating > ACELY1702
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English > Year 6 > Literacy > Interpreting, analysing, evaluating > ACELY1713
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Two grammatical errors have been corrected in this resource.
Fix by Holly (Teach Starter) Saturday May 20, 2017
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