Aim: To explore how written text can complement the images in a book, with particular focus on using adjectives and verbs.
Shaun Tan The Lost Thing – book and short film
IWB notebook file
- Having read the book view a selection of images and their accompanying text. Have students select an appropriate adjective and verb to complete the sentence or text passage. Explore all of the options in the word bank and discuss why these may or may not complement the illustrations.