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Homework

  1. Sentence Focus:

Write 10 sentences about World War Two that include a main clause, a subordinate clause and a subordinating conjunction. Please underline the subordinate clause with a coloured fine liner and circle the subordinating conjunction with a different colour. Check that you have used commas correctly.

You can focus on what it would have been like to have been alive at the time or on factual information.

E.g.
-Hitler invaded Czechsolvakia although he promised not to.

-When the air raid siren sounded, people ran towards their nearest shelter!

Subordinating conjunctions: although, even though, when, since, nevertheless, if, despite etc

 
  1. Spellings

Learn these 10 spellings and the 5 challenge words. You will be tested on these on Friday 23rd September

  1. Allowed
  2. Immediately
  3. Determined
  4. Communication
  5. Dessert
  6. Criticise
  7. Rhythm
  8. Considerable
  9. Development
  10. Interrupt

Challenge words: armistice, alliance, Czechslovakia, appeasement, Hiroshima