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Turtle is hungry so he follows the smell of food until it takes him to Anansi's house. She reluctantly allows him in to share her food but tricks him and he leaves hungry. Despite this, he invites Anansi to dinner if she ever feels hungry. And so one day she turns up – but will she be fed?
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First broadcast:
9 February 2009

Classroom Ideas

This clip can be used to discuss how mood and atmosphere are created or to describe characters orally and in writing. Re-tell the story using appropriate voices for the different characters and then structure a new sequence of events based on the story and use this as a story plan. Write in the style of the story using typical dialogue, past tense and time connectives.