Y6 Poetry in Black History Month

During our Guided Reading this week, we have enjoyed learning about Benjamin Zephaniah and listen to him recite his poetry. We created our own fact files about him, based on […]

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Tom Percival – Author/ illustrator assembly

Today HJS tuned in to a LIVE reading assembly today with the one and only , Tom Percival. We listened to an extract from his new book and then did […]

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Lunchtime Library 📚

Lunchtime library has resumed and it has been wonderful to have so many children attend. During the club, children have the opportunity to share books with a friend, recommend books […]

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Y6 in the Library

We spent part of the afternoon enjoying the books in the library. Some of us chose to read independently whereas others of us chose to share a book with a […]

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Y6 Discussion Rules & Debate

Today we held a class debate linked to our immersive reading text, Wonder. ‘Should Auggie go to school or should he be continue to be homeschooled?’ We discussed our class […]

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Y6 Get Caught Reading!

To celebrate World Book Day, year 6 have been spending time reading some of their favourite books. Look at some of the unusual places they’ve been caught reading! Happy reading, […]

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Y6 Reading Fluency Videos

Year 6 have been working really hard on improving their fluency in reading. They have been recording their reading regularly and reflecting on their improvements and ways forward for the […]

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Coming soon…The Masked Reader!

On Thursday 4th March, we will be celebrating World Book Day 2021 with ‘The Masked Reader’! We will share the ‘The Masked Reader’ videos with you on World Book Day […]

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Y6M Virtual Teaching in the Classroom

Despite being at home, it has been lovely for me to be able to continue teaching my class who are in school. They have engaged really well with virtual Guided […]

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Y6 P4C – The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse

Today in Y6, we read ‘The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse’ and discussed the P4C question, ‘Why is kindness important?’ We used talk partners well to share […]

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Y5 – Back with a bang! 💥 Immersive Reading Art 🎨 📚

Today, Y5 returned from their Remote Learning and threw themselves into their Immersive Reading Text, The Jamie Drake Equation. In a part of the story, Jamie’s teacher, Mrs Solomon, asks […]

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Y6Sn-WW2 Evacuation Broadcast

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 […]

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Y6 live Cracking comprehension

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 […]

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Y6Sn begin their recordings

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 […]

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Y6St: P4C ‘The Huge Bag of Worries’

Today, we had some very deep and thoughtful discussions based on the book ‘The Huge Bag of Worries.’ We came up with the question, ‘Why didn’t she get rid of […]

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Y6St Drama

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 […]

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