Tense consistency: meerkat

4 - Writing Ideas

Inspired by Nature Worksheet

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Writing Ideas

  • Imagine that you are a drongo. You have decided to publish a short leaflet titled A Guide to Outsmarting Meerkats. Include those methods shown in the clip and some of your own crafty ideas.
  • Follow the National Geographic meerkat link and write your own non-chronological (informational) report about these fascinating creatures.
  • Write a short story about a meerkat, who, fed up with a drongo’s antics, decides to give the trickster a taste of his own medicine.

Related Clip

Secret cameras reveal footage of newborn meerkat pups.

Credit: BBC One – Animals with Cameras