Remote Learning – Year 7 English (Wednesday)

Describe image 1 Year 7  

Success criteria 

  • Aim to write at least 4 paragraphs  
  • Consider the mood and atmosphere of your setting  
  • Use a variety of descriptive techniques, including appealing to the senses 
  • Try including similes, metaphors and personification 
  • Use powerful verbs and adjectives  

Additional option: Describe image 2  

Challenge – use a thesaurus to develop your vocabulary (

Support – sentence starters:  

Drop into the light: The bright white light shone across the… 

Shift your attention to describe something else: Jagged mountains looked down on…  

Zoom in to a small detail: Tracks twisted and turned in the snow…  

Zoom out, imagine what is beyond the image: Beyond the towering mountains…