The cracking contraptions episodes were the first wallace and gromit adventures to premiere online, launching on the bbcs site and atomfilms in october 2002. When wallace takes gromit to the park for a game of football he plays to win. The theme is wallace and gromit s cracking contraptions. Having watched clips of wallace and gromits cracking contraptions we. Now that you have read the letter from wallace, have a look at their catalogue of inventions below the. Here is all of the planning and resources i produced for an explanation texts topic for a year 4 class. Children invent their own machine then explain how it works. Wallace decides to save his legs by inventing a simple remote control device.
It has always been gromit s job to walk over and switch the tv channels on wallace s aging set. Year 45 explanation texts complete topic teaching resources. Next, we invented our own cracking contraption for wallace and wrote a text explaining how it works. Unfortunately he is constantly frustrated by gromit s goalkeeping prowess. Soccamatic cracking contraptions wallace and gromit.
The theme is wallace and gromits cracking contraptions. Tellyscope cracking contraptions wallace and gromit. Posted on march 28, 2014 by hwray inspired by wallace and gromit s cracking contraptions, ms wrays english set decided to write an explanation of how wallace s turbo diner machine works. In english work you wrote an explanation text of how your invention works. Wallace and gromits cracking contraptions ardman is a short animation ideal for use in literacy as an explanation text, talk for writing and scaffoldi. The snoozatron, which you may like to share with your class so they can appreciate the full process described in the text.
What other cracking contraptions do wallace and gromit have. The snoozatron cracking contraptions wallace and gromit duration. Literacy for week beginning 18th may st thomas catholic primary. This text references an aardman animations short film from the wallace and gromit s cracking contraptions series. Cracking inventions y4 explanation emma rogers education. Year 234 explanation text planning and original resources. Wallace and gromit s cracking contraptions is a series of ten wallace and gromit stop motion animations varying in length from 1 to 3 minutes.
We know that wallace and gromit love their cracking contraptions. Weekly explanations english planning for wallace and gromit cracking contraptions. For our wallace and gromit models we use a stainless steel armature, with resin for wallaces tank top, both models eyes and gromits shiny nose. The autochef is only the third speaking part in the whole wallace and gromit tv shorts the others are wallace and wendolene, of course. The turbo diner cracking contraptions wallace and gromit duration. This text references an aardman animations short film from the wallace and gromits cracking contraptions series. Cracking contraptions sycamore class recieved a letter this week from wallace and gromit asking for their help. We have been learning how to write an explanation text.
Includes a letter from wallace as an introduction and inventor cards to. Gromits cracking contraptions give endless opportunities. What something is how something works why things happen. Aardmans models are made from a wide range of products, including plasticine, foam latex, wood, metal, silicone and resin. This explanation unit uses until i met dudley by roger mcgough as an example, then children write their own explanations inspired by wallace and gromits.
Letter from the chair contact information governor committee list governors secure area standards. Includes a letter from wallace as an introduction and inventor cards to wear or carry. Wallace and gromits cracking contraptions topic youtube. We have been learning wallace and gromits snoozatron machine by heart and written it as an explanation text. Shaun the sheep season 4 compilation episodes 610 duration.1055 409 1040 1402 24 210 32 1366 382 643 634 142 1178 503 941 682 953 1190 873 651 1264 822 1199 252 837 542 1092 514 893 1519 97 1007 1330 486 767 451 979 50 39 260 625 315