Paint a picture with words

In Year 4 this week we have been looking at how we can paint a picture with words – using descriptive language. Firstly, our partner had to describe a scene in detail for us to picture.. with our eyes closed! We’ve been learning about using similes to help our reader visualise our scene and showed […]

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Please do not feed the animals…

Year 4 have been writing poetry this week, focusing on poems by Irene Rawnsley, Richard Brown and Robert Hull. As a class, we have rewritten Robert Hull’s poem – Please do not feed the animals. Its the summer holidays and we’re at the zoo. ‘Please do not feed the animals…’ Please do not feed the […]

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Mexico Day Year 2

We have had a fantastic day in Year 2 rounding off our Mexico topic. We have made guacamole, salsa and prepared drinks. We have also had our picture taken on a Mexican beach(using the green screen), made maracas, had a go at paper decorations, written postcards and read Mexican stories. Well done Year 2!

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Awful Aunts – the forgotten sister

Year 3 have just started reading James and the Giant Peach and we’ve decided that James’s awful aunts aren’t quit awful enough on their own. Inspired by Ronald Dahl’s wonderful language (and the glorious sunshine) we have started to make up a new, long-lost sister for the terrible twosome of Sponge and Spiker. You’d better […]

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