Curriculum Focus
Browse our resources by your curriculum
View Curriculum
Try our FREE Teaching Resources
Get Access

Modal Verbs - Wall Display

Modal Verbs - Wall Display
View Curriculum Codes   
Description

Use this fantastic resource in your classroom when teaching about modality. This activity can be used as a class display for students to refer to, which is easily visible and can also be used as a class sorting activity to promote student discussion and interaction around the concept of modal language. 
 

Lesson Structure
  • Rotations / Group Work
  • Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9E3LA02 9

Understand how the language of evaluation and emotion, such as modal verbs, can be varied to be more or less forceful

AC9E3LA10 9

Extend topic-specific and technical vocabulary and know that words can have different meanings in different contexts

AC9E6LA08 9

Identify authors’ use of vivid, emotive vocabulary, such as metaphors, similes, personification, idioms, imagery and hyperbole

AC9E6LE02 9

Identify similarities and differences in literary texts on similar topics, themes or plots

ACELA1477 8.4

Examine how evaluative language can be varied to be more or less forceful

ACELA1484 8.4

Learn extended and technical vocabulary and ways of expressing opinion including modal verbs and adverbs

ACELA1525 8.4

Investigate how vocabulary choices, including evaluative language can express shades of meaning, feeling and opinion

ACELT1615 8.4

Identify and explain how choices in language, for example modality, emphasis, repetition and metaphor, influence personal response to different texts

EN2-7B old

Identifies and uses language forms and features in their own writing appropriate to a range of purposes, audiences and contexts

EN2-9B old

Uses effective and accurate sentence structure, grammatical features, punctuation conventions and vocabulary relevant to the type of text when responding to and composing texts

EN3-6B old

Uses knowledge of sentence structure, grammar, punctuation and vocabulary to respond to and compose clear and cohesive texts in different media and technologies

EN3-7C old

Thinks imaginatively, creatively, interpretively and critically about information and ideas and identifies connections between texts when responding to and composing texts

EN2-OLC-01 new

Communicates with familiar audiences for social and learning purposes, by interacting, understanding and presenting

EN2-VOCAB-01 new

Builds knowledge and use of Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary through interacting, wide reading and writing, and by defining and analysing words

EN2-RECOM-01 new

Reads and comprehends texts for wide purposes using knowledge of text structures and language, and by monitoring comprehension

EN3-OLC-01 new

Communicates to wide audiences with social and cultural awareness, by interacting and presenting, and by analysing and evaluating for understanding

EN3-VOCAB-01 new

Extends Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary through interacting, wide reading and writing, morphological analysis and generating precise definitions for specific contexts

EN3-RECOM-01 new

Fluently reads and comprehends texts for wide purposes, analysing text structures and language, and by monitoring comprehension

EN3-UARL-01 new

Analyses representations of ideas in literature through narrative, character, imagery, symbol and connotation, and adapts these representations when creating texts

EN3-UARL-02 new

Analyses representations of ideas in literature through genre and theme that reflect perspective and context, argument and authority, and adapts these representations when creating texts

VCELA272

Examine how evaluative language can be varied to be more or less forceful

VCELA273

Learn extended and technical vocabulary and ways of expressing opinion including modal verbs and adverbs

VCELA352

Investigate how vocabulary choices, including evaluative language can express shades of meaning, feeling and opinion

VCELT341

Analyse and evaluate similarities and differences in texts on similar topics, themes or plots

VCELT342

Identify and explain how choices in language, including modality, emphasis, repetition and metaphor, influence personal response to different texts

Linked Resources & Worksheets
Reviews
Clare Gallagher
Posted 2 years ago
NSW, Australia
love the way it is set out and easy to read. Great for kids visuals
Erin Nott
Posted 7 months ago
Great resources! Set out well and easy to follow.