Today year 4 for literacy you will reading and comprehending the text ‘The Enemy Airman’ by Dennis Hamley. Please can you read through the text and take on some of the challenges and answer the following questions in the comments below.
1.What is the name of the family featured in the story?
2.Who joined the army once the war started?
3.What awoke Paul and Anna?
4.What was Anna’s reaction to the bombs?
1.Why did people call the moon a ‘bomber’s moon’?
2.Why does Anna begin crying ?
3.How is Anna and Paul’s reaction different?
4.How did Anna feel about the prospect of discovering an enemy airman?
1.On page 3 how do you know the children do not want their father to be involved in the war again?
2.’Hooray!’ shouted Paul, from this infer how Paul was feeling.
3. Why is the sky a ‘blaze of light’?
2. Summarise the text in two sentences.