These activities have been taken from 'The Literacy Shed © 2020' KS1 Activity Pack
Watch the film 'The Lighthouse' @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6HfBbSUORvo
Pause the film after 40 seconds when we first see the lighthouse keeper at his desk:
Pause the film after the candle blows out:
Pause the film after the lighthouse keeper sees the ship:
Predict what you think will happen in the rest of the film:
Keep Yours Eyes Open!
Watch the clip. How many of these things can you spot? Tick them when you see them. You might need to watch the clip more than once.
Can you find the following words in the word search? Words can read forwards, down and can
houses candle lighthouse chair lantern
ship toolkit steps rocks glass hat scarf moon
Verbs are often action words. They can describe physical actions and mental actions. Fill the grid below by creating a list of verbs which happen in the clip. You might need to
watch the clip again.
This is a verb poem. It tells the story of what happened in the clip. Use some of your verbs from the grid and create your very own verb poem. Take a look at the one below for some inspiration!
Have a look at the pictures below. Pick 6 and write a sentence about each. Can you put an adjective (describing word) in each? E.g. The enormous whale swam through the deep, blue ocean.
Postcard from the Lighthouse
Write a postcard from the lighthouse keeper to his friend to tell them about what happened.