Observing and describing in Storm Boy 4: Describing a relationship

Lesson
Observing and describing in Storm Boy 4: Describing a relationship
9 pages
Purpose
Describe a relationship through a series of examples.
Description
Students are often familiar with the idea of describing a character, but less familiar with describing a relationship over time. This lesson models a passage in which Colin Thiele describes Storm Boy's relationship with Mr Perceval in a series of if/then examples.
Lesson type
Detailed practice
Genre / Topic
Childhood, Growing up, Animals, Nature