In this activity, children will use the text to help them find descriptive words for before the eruption and after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius.
They will then imagine that they are standing in Pompeii and use their descriptive words, including any of their own that they have added to their list, to write a passage describing what they experience either before or after the eruption, remembering to use their senses to help them.
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