Thursday, 27 October 2016

Chapter Chat 5: W4 - Tasks & Questions

W4 - Chapters 26-33

TASKS - Choose from the following


1. Draw a picture of the mystery man. Make sure he's inside the laptop.


2. Research and make a poster about the Chelsea Football Club. Or Create the Chelsea Football scout's business card.

3. Make a Kahoot about the story. Come up with at least 20 questions.

4. Write a procedure for making a bacon sandwich. Make sure you list all the steps in the right order.

5. MINECRAFT TASK: Create the scene where Ellie and Fred break into school on the weekend.



Twitter Chat Questions

1. 
Can you please share any tasks that you have completed this week. Try and leave a reply on someone else's creation.

2. How do you think Fred felt when he received the business card from the Chelsea football scout? How would you feel?

3. Isla and Morris were fashionably late to the party. What does that mean? Do you know anyone who is always late?

4. Why was everyone surprised when they saw Ellie at the party? Who do you think looked better, Ellie or Isla? Why?

5. Why did Fred not want Ellie to stay as Cinderellie?

6. How did the iBabies help Fred and Ellie? Would you like to be computer geeks like the iBabies? Why?

7. How did Minecraft help the twins break into school on the weekend? Do you like playing Minecraft? Why?

8. Why did the mystery man not like questions? How did they get him to answer one last question?

9. The mystery man said, "The controller only lasts as long as it's needed." What do you think this means?

10. Do you think the controller is going to run out? What do you think will happen next?


Chapter Chat 5 - Week 3

Thanks everyone for taking part in Chapter Chat today! It's always great seeing everyone's tweets on a Friday! 

Here's a few creations that stood out for me this week!

Thursday, 20 October 2016

Chapter Chat 5: W3 - Tasks & Questions

W3 - Chapters 18-25

TASKS - Choose from the following


1.
Pretend you are a stylist and give the bullies Isla and Morris a makeover. Create a 2.0 Premium Edition of them! (Show the before and after pictures) 

2. Create an invitation to Rashid birthday party.

3. Make a Venn diagram comparing the characters in the story. What is similar and different about the characters?

4. WRITING TASK - Write a set of instructions to go with the controller.

5. MINECRAFT TASK: Create the controller! Try to add as much detail as possible!



Twitter Chat Questions

1. 
Can you please share any tasks that you have completed this week. Try and leave a reply on someone else's creation.

2. How do you think everyone felt to see Fred deal to the bullies? How did you feel?

3. Why did Ellie not want to go to Rashid's birthday party? Tell us about something that you didn't want to do.

4. What did you think of Ellie 2.0 Premium Edition? What would you do if you could change your appearance?

5. Why did Janine not realise that Ellie had changed her appearance? What is her addiction? What's something that you are addicted to?

6. Fred is the most improved player in the Football team. What is something that you have improved at this year?

7. Do you think Fred and Ellie are the right people to have the controller? Why? 

8. Fred said he had improved because of talent and hardwork. Which do you think is more important? Why?

9. Why was Isla suspicious of the controller? Do you think Isla will figure out what is going on? 

10. Are you enjoying the story? What do you think is going to happen next?


Chapter Chat 5 - Week 2

Hey everyone, check out these awesome tasks that were completed this week! Well done everyone!

Thursday, 13 October 2016

Chapter Chat 5: W2 - Tasks & Questions

W2 - Chapters 10-17

TASKS - Choose from the following


1. Draw or create Fred and Ellie's Person Controller and bracelet! 


2. Pretend that you have the 'Person Controller' and make a short movie showing what you would do with it!

3. The family cat is called 'Margaret Scratcher' after the British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Research Margaret Thatcher and find out 5 facts about her. Draw a picture of the cat 'Margaret Scratcher' and surround it in facts about the real Margaret Thatcher.

4. WRITING TASK - Pretend you have a Person Controller and write a story about the things you would do with it!

5. MINECRAFT TASK - Create Eric and Ellie on Minecraft!



Twitter Chat Questions

1. 
Can you please share any tasks that you have completed this week. Try and leave a reply on someone else's creation.

2. What did Ellie and Fred think when the package arrived?  

3. How did Ellie discover that she was controlling Fred? What would you do with the controller?

4. The White's loved Christmas and decorated their house each year. Do you like Christmas? What do you do to celebrate?

5. Ellie loved playing video games. What did her mother think of this? Do you like playing technological games? What do your parents say?

6. How did Fred and Ellie save Margaret Scratcher? How do you think everyone felt about what happened? Why?

7. Why did Ellie and Fred decide not to tell their parents about the controller? Do you think this was a good decision? Would you have told your parents?

8. Did Morris and Isla deserve the star for the most well behaved pupils? Why did they get it? Tell us about a time when you got an award.

9. How does Ellie control the person wearing the bracelet? What video game would you think of? Why?

10. The twin bullies were about to pick on Fred and Ellie. What do you think is going to happen next?


Chapter Chat 5 - Week 1

Thanks everyone for taking part in today's Chapter Chat! It's great to be working with everyone again!

It was awesome seeing all the tweets and tasks! It seems the kids are into the book already!

Here's a few tasks that stood out for me today!