For this creative writing activity children are asked to write an account of the day in the life of a sunflower.
For the warm up, the children are asked to think of words to describe a sunflower of their choice.
They can go ahead and use their words in the main activity. For the main activity the children are asked to: *write in the first person *describe where they are *describe how their day begins *explain what happens during the day *describe the end of the day *use their senses.
FIRST PERSON: Write as though you are the sunflower. Use the ‘I’ pronoun (or me, my, mine, we, our, ours, us). PERSONIFICATION: Describing the sunflower as it is a person e.g. I played hide and seek with the sun!
ADJECTIVES: A word that describe a NOUN.
ADVERB: A word that describes a VERB.