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29 04, 2020

Year 6 Home Learning

By |2020-06-01T16:01:35+01:00April 29th, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 6 2019-20, Year 6 Home Learning, Year 6 this week's learning, Year 6 updates|

Well done on your home learning thus far Year 6! Remember to keep emailing us the wonderful learning journey you are on at home so we can share and celebrate your achievements. Thank you to Amelia, Ivor, Oscar, Hani, Mariela, Omer and Dexter for sharing your work with us.

The Hush of a Pandemic by Amelia […]

6 03, 2020

World Book Day Fun – Apeeling Potatoes!!

By |2020-03-06T17:10:06+00:00March 6th, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 6 2019-20|

To celebrate World Book Day, we decided to get creative and make our favourite book characters out of potatoes. See if you can guess the different well-known protagonists and antagonists below!!

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6 03, 2020

World Book Day fun!

By |2020-03-06T11:54:10+00:00March 6th, 2020|Art, Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 2 2019-20|

Yesterday in Year two we had an amazing World Book Day, we celebrated it by thinking of our favourite book characters and making them using craft materials and potatoes.
Some of us even dressed up as our favourite characters!

KODAK Digital Still Camera

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5 03, 2020

Potato Characters!

By |2020-03-05T16:34:52+00:00March 5th, 2020|Art, Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 3 2019-20|

For World Book Day this year we decided to create our favourite book characters out of potatoes. We thought carefully about who our favourite character is and why. We then had to carefully plan the materials we would use to create our character as best we could. Some of us even managed to match our […]

3 03, 2020

RUTHLESS ROMANS STRIKE AGAIN!

By |2020-03-03T12:16:21+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 3 2019-20|

In Year 3 we have been learning about the Romans. We have used this information to write our very own newspapers about the Roman Invasion of Britain in 43AD. We have discussed what makes a good newspaper (including catchy headlines, eye witness accounts and formal language) and the purpose of newspapers. Here you can see […]

2 03, 2020

Visual Literacy – SOAR: An Animated Short

By |2020-03-02T18:34:03+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 4 2019-20|

 

 

Happy Monday!

Today in literacy, we watched the animated short ‘SOAR’ – the basis of our Literacy work over the coming weeks. We decided, as a class, to post the animation on the blog. Please watch and discuss the film at home; there’s a lot to enjoy and unpick!

We […]

10 02, 2020

KS2 Poetry Slam!

By |2020-02-10T14:01:23+00:00February 10th, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Reading and Writing, Year 4 2019-20, Year 5 2019-20, Year 6 2019-20|

To celebrate the end of poetry week, Years 4,5 & 6 had a special assembly on Friday where the best poems from each year group were performed in front of the children. The overarching theme was that of “Change”, and it was great to see how it was interpreted by each of the year groups. […]

6 02, 2020

Poetry performances

By |2020-02-06T14:11:07+00:00February 6th, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 3 2019-20|

Today, Year 3 discussed what makes a good performance. We thought carefully about the qualities needed to perform our poetry and then practised with our partners. Afterwards, we performed them to the class. We shall be performing our poems to the other classes tomorrow and 4 groups/pairs will be performing at Poetry Slam tomorrow in […]

5 02, 2020

Year 3 Poetry Week

By |2020-02-06T09:44:18+00:00February 5th, 2020|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 3 2019-20|

As part of Poetry week, Year 3 began creating their own poems based on the consequences of Climate Change. We used the strategy of strip poetry, combining lines of consequences with lines of emotions. We are looking forward to performing them over the next couple of days!