Today you all created exquisite setting descriptions, really capturing a historic war scene.
Now is your chance to develop your writing skills by writing a setting description for the image you created below.
Your description must include all the writers tricks you have been learning at school such as, adverbial phrases, time connectives, prepositions, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, synonyms, figurative language, extended complex sentences and a range of vocabulary which will capture your reader’s interest.
Sentence openers: In the distance, Outside the window, All around, Surrounding the house, Slowly, Deadly, Up above, Between the dull clouds, Suddenly
Historic vocabulary: sirens, building, rubble, explosion, blast, flames, civilians, nightmare, horror, search lights, enemy bombers, drones
Interesting vocabulary: screeching, flickering, spying, flashing, searching, hunting, darting,
suffocated, targeting, soaring, burned, smoldering, scorching, glowing arms, enormous torch, fierce, dangerous, horrific, deadly, innocent, smoky, charcoal, pitch-black, deafening