Demarcating Sentences: harvest mouse

4 - Writing Ideas

Inspired by Nature Worksheet

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Writing Ideas

  • Write a description of what happened during this clip from the perspective of the barn owl.
  • Imagine you have the chance to hot seat the harvest mouse in the clip. Write three questions that you would like to ask it. How would the harvest mouse answer?
  • Write a haiku about the harvest mouse. A haiku is a short Japanese poem which follows a strict pattern of syllables per line: 5-7-5.

Here is an example:

The last winter leaves

Clinging to the black branches

Explode into birds

Related Clip

A harvest mouse can’t resist juicy blackberries!


Credit: BBC One – Wales ‘Land of the Wild’