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Friday 8th January

We are studying Madeline.

If you have Netflix you can watch the movie as this will help you to understand the characters.


Read through the examples of diary entries Oliver Twist and Wilbur again. Remind yourselves about how to write a good detailed diary entry. Look at the language used and how it includes rhetorical questions and emotional language. Look at the tenses used and the different punctuation.


Red, Blue and Green groups – Write a diary entry from Madeline’s point of view from when she suffered pain to after her operation.


Yellow and orange group – Write 2 diary entries 1) about her life living in the house and 2) What is was like after the operation.


Remember your punctuation, relative clauses, subordinate clauses, tenses.