Today you are going to write a set of instructions for how to make a kite.
First you need to have a look at how to write a set of instructions.
Watch this clip on how to make a simple cake.BBC Teach Class Clips: English KS1 / KS2: How to write clear instructions
Now have a look at some of these examples written by children.
Click on a few different examples to see how to write instructions.
(Note: as these are written by children, some may contain
spelling and grammatical inaccuracies).
Think about how you make a kite. If you haven’t made a kite before you can use the clip below.
How To Make A Simple Kite for Kids:
Now it’s your turn to write some instructions how to make a kite.
Features that you might want to include:
− What You Need/ Apparatus section at the start
− bullet points/ numbers to sequence the steps
− imperative (bossy) verbs, e.g. place, stick
− some adverbs, e.g. carefully, gently, firmly
− a diagram/illustration to help.