Tag Archive 'english'

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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Apr 05 2011


V for Vocabulary

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Today in literacy we were working on our vocabulary. This is part of a lot of work that we will be doing to improve our writing over the coming weeks. We wrote a poem with a repetitive line and tried to use interesting verbs. Can you write one of your favourite lines? Remember, each line […]

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Mar 23 2011


Time Team

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Today, we spent the day working with Brian, our artist in residence. He used our topic of Village Settlers to inspire some archaelogical work. We explored the woods in the school grounds for evidence of humans. We collected objects and documented our findings for a museum exhibition (in our school). Finally, we used the objects […]

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Mar 20 2011


The Gruffalo

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As part of our literacy unit, I asked the children to write a playscript of The Gruffalo to perform to some of the other classes in our school. The children did fantastically well, organising themselves into teams and taking responsibility for preparing some amazing performances! Well done! 🙂

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Jan 18 2011


Dear…

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This week, we have started our work on authors and letters. Today, we wrote a letter to the wicked witch. I would like you to write a letter to an imaginary character. For example, it could be a letter from The Big Bad Wolf, to one of The Three Little Pigs. You could write a […]

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Jan 14 2011


Stranded on a desert island

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Recently, in literacy, we have been learning how to use commas. We have been thinking about what to do when we read them, how to use them to add more information and how to use them to write lists. This post will give you chance to practise what you have been learning. So, if you […]

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