QUESTIONS

Where do you think she's heading?

 

What caused the fire at the circus?

What does she have in her suitcases? 

Can you draw what the circus looked like that Nellie performed in? 

SICK SENTENCES

These sentences are 'sick' and need your help to get better. 

The elephant walked across the ground. 

A tiger lay on the suitcase.

It was hot.

The sky was grey. 

Nellie the elephant packed her trunk and said goodbye to the circus. 

Performing at the circus had been Nellie's life, but last night something terrible happened. Hopes and dreams had been destroyed leaving the circus in smouldering ruins. Nellie's friends all fled in a dozen different directions to escape the flames. 

Exhausted and drained, lonely and afraid, Nellie plodded over the scorched, broken ground as she was forced to forge a new future for herself. 

Anxiously staring into the distance, Nellie could make out a glimmer of glorious green land that was unspoilt by the flames/ The glimmer of green represented a glimmer of hope.  Nellie began to feel better. Maybe there was hope after all....