Archive for July, 2011

Jul 23 2011


End of the year statistics

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That’s it everyone, the end of year 3! You’ve all had a great year and I’ve really enjoyed teaching you. Thank you all for your hard work this year and for contributing so much to our class blog. Here are the final statistics! As of the 22nd July 2011, there have been… 3,148 visitors from […]

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Jul 12 2011


Memories of Year 3

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With the end of year just around the corner and Year 4 looming, I thought it would be nice for us to collect our memories of Year 3. Write down what things you can remember or what you enjoyed doing this year.

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Jul 05 2011


Super hero pictures

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We produced these pieces of artwork as part of our super hero writing week. We used a real photo of ourselves and collaged over it to create a costume. We then added text in the style of comic books.

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Jul 01 2011


Exaggerated similes

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Some children from our class were lucky enough to do  a poetry workshop with Brian Moses. Afterwards, they taught us how to write an exaggerated simile poem. Here is an example of one line. My glorious gorilla is as talented as a singer doing backflips on a trampoline.

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Jul 01 2011


Ten tired teachers

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We have been looking at lots of poems by Brian Moses this week. The first poems we wrote were based on his poem Behind the Staffroom Door. Here is the first line to inspire you. Ten tired teachers slumped in the staffroom at playtime, one collapsed when the coffee ran out, then there were nine.

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Jul 01 2011


Free Viking show

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Hi everyone, I just wanted to let you know about a free viking show which is taking place this weekend in Timperley (this is very close to Chorlton and South Manchester). The show is part of the Altrincham Festival and takes place at the Timperley showgrounds on Saturday 2nd July. The Viking display starts at […]

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