Resource thumbnail
Published: 10/06/2019
Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Writing composition
4 pages

Newspaper report- I didn't do my homework because...

A newspaper article including a brief reading comprehension to stimulate writing. The text is based on the first excuse contained in the picture book 'I Didn't Do My Homework Because...' by Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud. A hoard of monkeys scupper the evening's homework session (apparently) and lead to an incredible newspaper article recounting the event from the point of view of the child. Children can choose another excuse from the book to create their own newspaper article for a class collection. Includes answer guidance and a blank newspaper outline.    

See other resources: Newspapers

More resources by this contributor

Log in to love this resource

Log in to share this resource

My pupil loved it, she thought it was hilarious!
Posted on 23rd July 2019

Comments Review this resource...

We use cookies to deliver functionality and provide you with a better service. By continuing to browse our site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more.

Don't show this message again.