We have had a very busy week here in Year 2. We have finally finished our 5 part story ready for the author Harris Burdick to come and collect. We have worked super hard thinking of different problems, resolutions and details to add into our story to ensure the are the most exciting. Some of […]
We have had a very busy week here in Year 2.
After our mysterious letter left outside school and H.B asking us to rewrite one of his lost stories, we have been very busy planning and creating our characters and setting. We had the task of listening to a character description and drawing what we have […]
We have had a very busy first week back after half term!
We were astonished to come into school on Monday morning and see our Oasis Garden covered in litter! We knew immediately we had to do something so this week we have been writing persuasive letters explaining why people should not litter. We thought of […]
This week, in the Starlings Class, we have been learning how to be a critical reader of the news. We focussed on four aspects.
- being a news comprehender – understanding what we are reading
- being a news decoder – learning the features of a newspaper
- being a news analyst – understanding how to identify reliable […]
We have had a very busy week this week in Year 2! We have been:
- Planning and starting our first big write in literacy
- Learning the events of The Great Fire of London off my heart
- Art work around The Great Fire of London
- Making our own waterproof umbrellas
- Investigating properties of materials
- Watching a […]
We have had a very busy week in Year 2.
This week has been poetry week so we have been working hard to write our very own poems inspired by Joseph Coelho’s poem Hamster, Hamster. We began using talk for writing and memorising a poem off by heart with action. We then began writing our own […]
Today in Year 5, we have been learning the 3 important elements in a character description. We have been building up vocabulary to describe the mole from our whole school text, ‘The boy, the horse, the fox and the horses.’
The children have beautifully illustrated their ideas about the Mole’s personality, appearance and lifestyle.
Welcome to the Starlings class!
Year 5 have settled into learning