Today in y3 we are using onomatopoeia in our poetry. We used our wonderful outdoor space to help us find words. We explored the sounds outside.
Y3 have published their newspapers today. We reported the break in at Meadowhall bakery and interviewed some witnesses. This links to our class text. Well done everyone.
As part of our literacy learning, we have developed our oracy skills by creating a formal evacuation broadcast in the style of WW2. We have explored how to use formal […]
This week we have been writing our own radio broadcasts focusing on using formal language. We have recorded these to produce our very own WW2 radio broadcast and focused on […]
Today is our final day of remote learning before we return to school tomorrow. I am extremely proud of how the children have adapted to remote learning again and how […]
This morning, y5 attended a virtual online SPaG lesson to look at the important spellings for year 5/6 and to focus on a specific skill. They then went away and […]
Today, Y5 started their live guided reading sessions. It was great to see so many smiling faces!
Our first live guided reading session was a success despite a few technical difficulties at the beginning. It was fabulous to see you all and continue your guided reading as […]
Today we set the Y6 children a challenge of recording themselves to read for 2 mins thinking about expression, confidence and attention to punctuation. Here is our first submission from […]
In spag this week we have been learning about different word classes. To help us remember them,we made up our own songs. Here’s one about verbs…
Today in year 4 we did some freeze frames to get into character as Robin Hood. We thought about the way he might have walked, stood, talked and the things […]
In our literacy lesson today, we acted out the opening scene from Goodnight Mr Tom with William, Mr Tom and the billeting officer. We read the text carefully to understand […]
This morning in Y3 we have been looking and exploring the different features of a diary entry to create our own rubrics. We found a range of features in the […]
A short clip of Y5S performing ‘Hamlet’ at the Civic Theatre from our Shakespeare festival. I am extremely proud of Y5S for their entry into the ‘Best Play’ category in […]
Today we published our explanation texts about how the human heart works.
In Year 6, we have been using Inside Out to think about managing our feelings, particularly around returning to school from lockdown. Abi in Y6M worked extremely hard to produce […]
For today’s home learning, Y5 have been learning about why we have day and night. They have produced some excellent explanation texts to explain the scientific process and used the […]
Today we challenged our y3 children to create their own text map for a section of our class text ‘street child’ The children followed a video and we also asked […]