This week, Lichtenstein class have been reading a new story called This Morning I Met A Whale. We have been exploring the story, looking at the language used and the characters’ emotions and feelings.

In today’s English lesson, we looked at the section of the story where a huge crowd gathers to see the bottle-nosed whale being rescued. We read this section then created a freeze frame to use our facial expressions and body language to show different characters and their emotions.

Have a look at this freeze frame:

Can you guess which characters we are and how we are feeling?

We then had a newspaper reporter go around to interview some of our characters:

After our freeze frames, we created a transcript from the perspective of a newspaper reporter. Here is one example: