Inspired by nature | KS2 | Year 5 | Grammar

Fronted adverbials: brown bear

Whiteboard Challenges

Challenge 1

Rewrite the first sentence with a fronted adverbial, describing when the salmon thrashed its tail from side to side.

Challenge 2

Complete the second sentence with a main clause after the fronted adverbial, “Disappointed that she had lost the best hunting spot, …”

Challenge 3

Write your own awesome sentence about the bears featured in the film clip. Your sentence must start with a fronted adverbial. Try to include some of the descriptive words from the Word Wall.

Whiteboard Challenges

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1) _______________________ , the salmon thrashed its tail from side to side.

2) Disappointed that she had lost the best hunting spot, …

Word Wall

salmon run Alaskan brown bear surf gathered tackled pounced pinned thrashed survival strategy starvation plentiful razor-sharp slippery