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CLIP 9922

Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt - explain which superhero they would be

Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt - explain which superhero they would be
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Key Info
  • Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt - explain which superhero they would be
  • Duration: 00:39
  • Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt explain, in the studio, their response to the question 'What superhero would you be?' Both authors humorously explain their ideas, which are linked either to bad habits or to their childhood dreams. Both use phrases such as 'I'm quite good at...', 'I think I would be...' and 'If I could...' This clip was first published on the Tracey Beaker website, bbc.co.uk/cbbc/tracybeaker/. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Literacy

       Topic:

    Significant Authors and Poets

  • Keywords: Tracy Beaker, Nick Sharratt, Jacqueline Wilson, author, questioning, explanation, stories, opinion, viewpoint, superhero
Ideas for use in class
  • Discussing styles of questioning and writing questions for a visiting author. Using as a model for answering questions where detail is added to interest the listener. Identifying parts of the answer that fit the features of explanation. Identifying the author's viewpoint and reasons for their ideas based on their experiences.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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