A thinking activity.
01 Check that the class can differentiate between something that is a fact, an opinion and something false.
02 Present the following sentences to the students and ask them to say if they are fact (true), opinion or false.
1.The cat is an animal.
2 Cats see in black and white.
3 Chocolate can be toxic to cats.
4 Everybody likes cats.
5 Cats are in the same family as Lions and tigers.
6 Cats are nocturnal.
7 Cats have more teeth than dogs.
8 Seeing a black cat on a Saturday brings
9 Cats always land on their feet.
10 When people see a cat, they want to touch it.
03 As a follow up activity ask the students to create one fact, false and opinion sentence about an animal that they like.
04 Everyone reads out their sentences and as a class we decided if they are fact, opinion or false.