Room 8 have been learning about how to write an effective introduction for their Information Reports. They understand that a great introduction needs to be/include;
- Short, sharp title
- Create a hook questions/ interesting fact/ sound to engage the reader (sizzling starts)
- Quick description or definition of the subject
- Explain what readers will learn by reading the text.
- Easy to understand
Here are some examples from some students in Room 8:
(Breeah) Title: The Solar System
Introduction: Where are you right now? Are you at school? Home? or perhaps a park? Well where ever you are you are on Earth and Earth is part of the solar system. Right now you might be wondering what the solar system is? Right here I am going to tell you all about the solar system.
( Azaria ) Title: Mammals
Introduction: Mammals fascinating creatures but let me tell you something crazy…humans are mammals to. I am going to be teaching you all about mammals
(Rayborn) Title: Mountain Gorillas
Introduction: The Mountain Gorilla is the most endangered gorilla. Do you know why? Because of hunters hunting gorillas. I am going to tell you all about Mountain Gorillas. If we don’t stop hunting this animal it will become extinct.
(Jason) Title: Sharks!
Introduction: DO you like sharks? Well I do. They are mind blowing creatures. A shark can detect blood in an Olympic size pool. Now come with me for an underwater adventure to learn all about this animal.
(Cadence) Title: Dolphins
Introduction:Come down with me and see these wonderful creatures.
(Edward) Title: Minecraft
Introduction: Have you ever wanted to make, build and create something. Well my friend you came to the right place. I am going to teach you all about Minecraft.
(Amelliah) Title: Kangaroos
Introduction: Bounce around with me to learn about this amazing animal.