Focus: Making inferences
Read the following opening line of a text. Make inferences about the Person, Place, and Plot using only the opening line.
“It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen..”
On Friday, write about the who the person is, where it is set and what is happening using evidence from the quote.
It is 2056, and you have just been nominated for your contribution to Science and a better future. What have you created, invented, discovered?
Write your acceptance speech in case you are the winner at the ceremony!
Design/ Describe some gadget, machine, building, or other creation that might enrich the future.
What does it look like? What does it do? How does it function? In what ways might it benefit people?
How could this feature in a narrative, or an opinion piece?
If you could do something that you never have done before, what would it be?
Why would you want to do it?