Discuss how Vashti found drawing hard and said that she couldn’t draw and how at the end of the book, she realised she could draw/paint through hard work and determination.
My dot moment
Chn to think about their dot moment, a time when they thought something was really difficult but over time managed to find success.
- Chn to write about something they used to find difficult but don’t anymore inside the dot.
KS2: Write a short paragraph about their dot moment. Chn have the following sentence starter to help them: My dot moment was when…
KS1: Could draw the activity they used to find difficult and write a sentence starting with the following; I used to find difficult. I don’t anymore because…
Then on the outside, in bright, vibrant colours write words describing how they felt afterwards.