Annie John's memoir

When Annie is asked to share a personal story at school, her whole class is captivated. Today we'll find out what she writes about, and how it is both happy and sad.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of these means 'growing from a child into an adult'?

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Q2.Which of these means 'a book written about real past experiences'?

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Q3.Which of these means 'the character a book is named after'?

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Q4.Which of these means 'not lasting forever'.

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Q5.Which of these words best describes how Annie feels on her first day of school?

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Q6.Why does Annie go to a British-style school?

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Q7.'Annie John' was written after Antigua became independent from British rule. We can therefore call it a ______________ novel.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of these means 'growing from a child into an adult'?

1/7

Q2.Which of these means 'a book written about real past experiences'?

2/7

Q3.Which of these means 'the character a book is named after'?

3/7

Q4.Which of these means 'not lasting forever'.

4/7

Q5.Which of these words best describes how Annie feels on her first day of school?

5/7

Q6.Why does Annie go to a British-style school?

6/7

Q7.'Annie John' was written after Antigua became independent from British rule. We can therefore call it a ______________ novel.

7/7

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Annie John's memoir:

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Q1.What is Annie asked to write on her first day at school?

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Q2.What do you call a book about real life experiences from your past?

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Q3.Annie retells the story of when she went swimming with...

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Q4.What frightening thing happens during the story?

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Q5.What might the story reveal about Annie?

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Annie John's memoir:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is Annie asked to write on her first day at school?

1/5

Q2.What do you call a book about real life experiences from your past?

2/5

Q3.Annie retells the story of when she went swimming with...

3/5

Q4.What frightening thing happens during the story?

4/5

Q5.What might the story reveal about Annie?

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Lesson summary: Annie John's memoir

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