Similes: Komodo dragon

4 - Writing Ideas

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Writing Ideas

  • Write a match report that details a bout between two duelling Komodo dragons.
  • Write a cinquain poem describing, through the senses, a moment in time from the film clip (e.g. the moment the dragons reared up onto their hind legs and were locked in battle).
  • Watch the related clip (below). It shows the moment that presenter Steve Backshall and his team were chased by komodo dragons. Write a magazine question-and-answer interview with Steve about this frightening event for National Geographic Kids.

Related Clip

A Komodo dragon chases Steve Backshall and his team.

Credit: BBC Teach