5Blue- eye witness drama

As part of our newspapers unit, we have been looking at the importance of direct and reported speech.

What is the difference between direct and reported speech?

We worked in pairs to act out eye witness accounts of an alien sighting. We then attempted to share this account using reported speech.

Challenge:

Write your own eye witness quote using direct speech. Then share this information using reported speech.
Think carefully about suitable and effective language to use for a newspaper article.

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