Reading- Why do you think the author has used short sentences in the first 2 paragraphs?
Give 3 ways in which they have made paragraph 3 different.
Do a little bit of research about Ellis island… Now try to retell Jessie’s arrival there in your own words. Think about how she would be feeling, what she might be thinking. Add description of the people and things she is seeing- remember to think about fronted adverbials, range of punctuation and expanded noun phrases.