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GCSE Descriptive Writing Practice: Journey through the the haunted house of gloom

The pack includes: This 7 page, thorough work pack is far more than a simple list of words. It contains:

  • An illustrated and comprehensive detailed list of lower frequency concrete and abstract nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs, organised by word class to ensure variety and richness of expression and to revise grammatical knowledge.
  • Sample sentences and phrases are included to inspire students.
  • Creative writing mini-activities challenge them to put their new knowledge together to create their own descriptive sentences.
  • Useful tips for structuring top band descriptive sentences by grammatical word type.
  • A wide range of copyright free images to inspire.
  • Tips and guides for planning their final task: writing their own description of the dark haunted house.

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Haunted House Vocab Work Pack.pdf (1,514 KB)

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