Tag Archive 'Literacy'

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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Jun 21 2011


We can be heroes – just for one day!

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This morning, we came up with super hero / villain identities as part of our writing week. What was your character called and what were their super powers?

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Apr 13 2011


Yaaaaar 3b!

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Today we had a pirate day in class. This work was inspired by our geography unit as it included lots of map work. The children drew a map of the school grounds and then made it look like a treasure map by ripping, scrunching and staining it. They then came up with their own pirate […]

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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 31 2011


Class Assembly

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On Thursday 31st March we performed our class assembly to parents, carers and children. The class performed Harry Hill’s 3b burp, a variety show based on the popular TV programme. The assembly was based around the suggestions which the children had made on the blog and included dance, drama and plenty of opportunities for the […]

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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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Mar 04 2011


World Book Day

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What a fantastic effort by everyone to get involved and wear a character hat to school for World Book Day. Well done!

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Feb 15 2011


What’s that coming over the hill…

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…is it a monster? We were very shocked on Monday morning to find our classroom messy (except my desk – that’s always messy :lol:). When we met with the rest of Phase 1 in assembly, we discovered that other classrooms and corridors had been messed up as well! We came to the conclusion that it […]

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Feb 04 2011


Instructions for Google the alien

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Google is an alien who wants nothing more than to be a human! The main problem is, he doesn’t know how to do it! I’d like you to write instructions for Google on how to do human things. It could be how to read a book, how to eat your breakfast, how to clean your […]

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