Year 5 Reading Challenge

Reading Challenge – To use inference skills to write a recount on the Moon Landing

During Autumn 1, we have been learning about recounts and making them as effective as we can. You will need to carry out some research into the moon landing and then write a recount, choosing a challenge from the list below.

“That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.”

Neil Armstrong (first man on the moon)

Use the picture and quote to inform your own recount writing:

Bronze – Write a catchy headline and an introductory paragraph (using the five W’s)

Silver – Headline, introductory paragraph using journalistic language and complex sentences.

Gold – Write a newspaper report using journalistic language and include at least one quote from the time. (You will need to do some research).

66 thoughts on “Year 5 Reading Challenge

  1. First man get’s to the moon

    Man gets to the moon
    A man called Neil Armstrong got to the moon 5th November 1969 he went to the moon because he wanted to prove that he you can go to the moon. 😍😍😍

  2. The first ever man kind to be on the moon 🌑

    It happened when the moon 🌓 began to turn into the ⚡️ sparkling ✨ 🌞

    Finish later

    • The first ever man kind to be on the moon and back 🌑 It began on 1969
      where niel armstrong said he would want to go to the moon and back on
      Television so one day he went to the moon 🌑 And said to the poeple of United
      Kingdom 🌞⭐️💫☀️☄🌌🚀🚀🚀🚀❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️💛💛💛💛💛💚💚💚💚💚💙💙💙💙💙💙💜💜💜💜💜💜💜

  3. First man on the moon?

    In july 20,1969,a man called niel Armstrong did his first steps on the moon.He did this because president kennedy committed to US to be sending a man to the moon and returning him safely ,and Armstrong was the one choosen to make his first steps on the moon. As he says “one small step for a man and one giant leap for mankind!.”

  4. First man on the moon!

    According to reports,yesterday 3rd November 1969 at Approximately 11:00 in the morning a man had a monumental trip to the moon we see every day .The man that took the trip was Neil Armstrong .He done this because,he was a scientist on the solar system and he wanted to go to the moon!!!!!!

  5. That’s one big step for man kind!

    On July 1969, Neil Armstrong took a major leap in history and became the first man ever to step on to the moon. On the contrary, 2. other astronauts claimed their place as the 2nd and 3rd on the moon.

  6. Bronze:
    Man gets to the Moon
    A man called Neil Armstrong got to the Moon 5th November 1969 he went to the Moon because he wanted to prove that you can go to the Moon.

  7. Neil Armstrong walked on the moon!

    In 1969 3rd November we had the first person to ever walk on the moon.He had reached the moon at approximately 11.00.The time they came back they were celebrating that wonderful moment of putting the American flag on the moon.

    It has also been said that this it is a hoax because there is no stars in the backround BUT who knows it could be real?

  8. “First step on the moon” Neil armstrong was the first man on moon the moon.he went on 20 july 1969.His trip was a big succcess for him and science as well.

  9. Bronze:
    One giant leap for mankind.
    Yesterday,two magnificent astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.They landed on the moon at aproximantely at 8:17PM on this glorious day of July 20 1969.

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