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English - Reading, Lesson 1, 20/7/20 - The Jabberwocky by Lewis Carol
Summer 2: English - Reading, Lesson 1, 20/7/20 - The Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll
Instructions for Reading Lesson 1, 20/7/20 - The Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll
In our final set of reading lessons led by Mr Hall, we focus on a mythical and nonsensical narrative poem called 'The Jabberwocky' by Lewis Carroll. Lewis Carroll is particularly famous for writing 'Alice in Wonderland' and 'Alice Through the Looking Glass'.
Lewis Carroll definitely had an interesting view on vocabulary - 'brillig', 'slithy', 'toves' are a few examples. So the WALT is focused on:
WALT: Using knowledge of word types to make sense of nonsense words like 'brillig' or 'slithy'
Click to find out what nonsense words you could dazzle your family and friends with: