Today we will be learning about a group of women named ‘Matchgirls’ to write our next paragraph of our Non-chronological report titled 'Women who changed the world'.
Task 1: Read another extract from the book ‘Great women who worked wonders’ written by Kate Pankhurst.
Task 2: Discussion questions
- What did they do?
- What was special about the Matchgirls?
- What did they have to overcome?
- What changes did they make?
- What were their achievements?
Task 3: Using the discussion question answers and the information learnt from the text, write a paragraph about the Matchgirls.
Ensure you answer the following questions;
Who they are?
What did they do?
What changes did they make?
Don’t forget to think about the language features!