To write a narrative (free write)

In this lesson, children will use some of the imagery and contextual knowledge they have developed about Victorian London to independently write a suspense story. In this lesson, death is referred to in our model write. For some people this will be be a sensitive topic. If that applies to you, you may want to do this lesson with a trusted adult nearby who can support you.


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Lesson summary: To write a narrative (free write)