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Lesson 3: Investigating Scott's hut Key Stage 1 & 2: Geography

'Anchovy Tent'

This lesson looks at the recounting of a memorable incident; demonstrating the importance of humour.

The subject matter is already provided, the incident relayed, which gives the opportunity to be more technical with the writing.

This lesson explores two of the terms on the Grammar Glossary.

Prepare to be precise!

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Purpose of study:

This task is designed to allow pupils to begin writing their own chapter, using Peter Clarkson as their inspiration.

National Curriculum Aims / Attainment Targets Activity focus


  • Key Stage 3 Creative Writing (stories, scripts, poetry and other imaginative writing) and the grammatical terms in the Key Stage 3 programme of study – Adverbs and Intransitive Verbs.
  • Writing a chapter on the anecdote 'Anchovy Tent'.