Today, we would like you to write an introduction to an information text about ‘The Tudors’. In an introduction, you need to address the 5 W’s.
There is an example for you. The 5 W’s have been underlined in the same colours they are in the image above.
In this introduction it uses these words:
Use a dictionary to define the words to aid your understanding of the introduction.
This task is for Esha, Lisa, Tymon, Marley, Rhema, and Safwan only:
Fill in the gaps to create your own introduction to a Tudor information text:
In _ _ _ _, a new family, the _ _ _ _ seized the throne of England. They ruled until 1603, producing two of England’s most successful monarchs, _ _ _ _ _and Queen Elizabeth I. Life was very different to life today. _ _ _ _ was an important part of society, and_ _ _ _ started to discover and the globe.
Everyone else: Write your own exciting introduction to your Tudor text.
The 5 W’s
Please note: Your introduction must not copy the example!
Look back at your introduction and edit it. Did you included all 5 W’s? Have you missed anything out? Have you used the most powerful verbs you could have? Could you change a sentence to start with a fronted adverbial?