This morning in Y5AD we used a range of adverbials to write our non-chronological reports about the Tudors.
Today in literacy, we have been looking at accurately adding inverted commas to direct speech. We had a practical lesson using punctuation hats to fix the errors Miss Scott made […]
This morning in Y3J during guided reading, we looked at how we could deepen our understanding and thinking of the text by using the Question Matrix. The lower down the […]
Y6M spent some time exploring the library. We used our team work skills to find information on a variety of subjects, including some to support our topic learning.
In Y5AD this morning we rehearsed Act 1 Scene 1 of Macbeth to get into character as the witches.
Mrs Evan’s literacy group have been thinking creatively this week by writing a descriptive sea setting. The pupils explored descriptive language, wrote, then edited and improved their writing. Finally, they […]
This morning our new Y3 Children have been redrafting and improving their setting descriptions. We are going to publish them this morning and can’t wait to display them in our […]
This afternoon Y5G were very sad once they got to the library and found it was taken! That didn’t stop these determined readers though, some quick thinking from the children […]
This morning in Y3S we have been working incredibly hard to publish our Victorian diaries based on the novel street child. We have followed our rubric to then carefully publish […]
We had a wonderful Willow Tree Academy gathering celebrating the wonderful work of our reading champions. All staff have gone out of their way to ensure the best for their […]
This morning in Y3S we have been considering our tone of voice to perform poetry. We considered different sounds. The children did an excellent job of performing to the rest […]
We have been practising taking turns and all contributing to the discussion. All the group said they found it easier to contribute by adding to the Lego tower when they […]