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English first additional language

Grade 6

Module 10

To label a diagram

Activity 1:

To label a diagram

To recognise words that sound the same but are spelled differently

To recognise words which are often confused

[lo 5.3.2, 6.4.2, 6.4.3]

This exercise is designed to check whether or not you have learned some new vocabulary, and whether or not you are able to use your new vocabulary to label the following picture. Each number points to a different part of the bicycle. Write the correct label next to the corresponding number.

  • seat or saddle

Another mode of transport that needs a saddle:

  • tyre valve

Dictionary meaning of VALVE

  • pedal

Write down another word ending in –al.

  • down tube

TUBE is also the name of the ______in London.

  • crank

Add a letter to this word to make a new word.

  • handlebar grip

Complete the saying: Get a GRIP on

  • rear mudguard

A word that rhymes with REAR is

  • brake cable

What is another meaning of the word CABLE?

  • rear brake

Opposite of the word REAR

  • rim

Another place where a RIM is found

  • rear reflector

Another word that ends in –or

  • front brake

Another word that sounds the same as BRAKE, but is spelt differently

  • handlebars

Another word that ends in –le

  • spoke

Is this a noun or a verb when referring to a “bicycle spoke”?

  • headset

Think of another word containing the word HEAD

  • front mudguard

What is the meaning of MUDGUARD?


LO 5
THINKING AND REASONING The learner will able to use language to think and reason, and access, process and use information for learning.
We know this when the learner:
5.2 uses language for thinking;
5.2.1 answers and asks some more complex questions;
5.2.3 analyses the features of things in order to classify them;
5.2.8 evaluates, makes choices and judgements, and gives reasons for them;
5.3 collects and records information in different ways:
5.3.2 designs, draws and labels maps, plans, charts, graphs and diagrams.
LO 6
LANGUAGE STRUCTURE AND USE The learner will know and be able to use the sounds, words and grammar of the language to create and interpret texts.
We know this when the learner:
6.4 develops own vocabulary.
6.4.2 recognises words which sound the same but are spelled differently;
6.4.3 recognises words which are often confused;
6.4.4 understands between 4 000 and 5 500 common spoken words in context by the end of grade 6.


Learners must label a bicycle in this activity. It may be interesting to allow them to complete it on their own with no help from you.

The answers are as follows:

  1. seat or saddle.
  2. rear brake
  3. rear mudguard
  4. rear reflector
  5. chain
  6. crank axle
  7. chain wheel
  8. crank
  9. pedal
  10. handlebar grip
  11. headset
  12. handlebars
  13. brake lever
  14. brake cable
  15. down tube
  16. front mudguard
  17. front brake
  18. tyre
  19. rim
  20. spoke
  21. tyre valve

Questions & Answers

what is the stm
Brian Reply
How we are making nano material?
what is a peer
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
What is STMs full form?
scanning tunneling microscope
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
what school?
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
sciencedirect big data base
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
how to know photocatalytic properties of tio2 nanoparticles...what to do now
Akash Reply
it is a goid question and i want to know the answer as well
characteristics of micro business
for teaching engĺish at school how nano technology help us
How can I make nanorobot?
Do somebody tell me a best nano engineering book for beginners?
s. Reply
there is no specific books for beginners but there is book called principle of nanotechnology
how can I make nanorobot?
what is fullerene does it is used to make bukky balls
Devang Reply
are you nano engineer ?
fullerene is a bucky ball aka Carbon 60 molecule. It was name by the architect Fuller. He design the geodesic dome. it resembles a soccer ball.
what is the actual application of fullerenes nowadays?
That is a great question Damian. best way to answer that question is to Google it. there are hundreds of applications for buck minister fullerenes, from medical to aerospace. you can also find plenty of research papers that will give you great detail on the potential applications of fullerenes.
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