School Blog: Literacy

1st November 2018

Year 2 make Fruit Salad!

Year 2 have been busy this week writing instructions to make a fruit salad! On  Tuesday, we learnt all about imperative…

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19th October 2018

Bossy Year Ones!

This week year one have been learning all about how to be bossy in our writing. We learnt about command words which tell you to…

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15th October 2018

Paired reading

The year 6 children all know the value of reading, and they recognise a good book when they see one! This week, in Guided Reading,…

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12th October 2018

Year 5 Get Spooky!

This week, we have been thinking about how writers create suspense and make narratives really spooky! First, we thought about how the time of day…

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11th October 2018

Year Two are amazing writers!!

This term Year Two have working on their new topic – ‘Down in the Jungle!’ As part of this topic, the children have been using…

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5th October 2018

How To Make a Dream Catcher!

This week, Year 3 have learnt an exciting new text map to help us write a set of instructions.  Following our Pocahontas topic, we decided to…

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27th September 2018

Discovering Dictionaries!

Year 2 have been learning how to use dictionaries in our English lessons this week. We practised our alphabet song to help us to work…

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17th September 2018

Year 4 love the Secret Seven

In Year 4 we have started to read a new text for the half term. One class have been reading the first Secret Seven book by…

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25th May 2018

Gorilla

Over the last few weeks, the Year 6 children have been working really hard to write their very own children’s story book.  Their stories were…

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2nd May 2018

Roaring Story Time in Reception

First thing on Friday mornings, we have introduced  ‘A Roaring Story Time’ in Reception. As soon as school opens, the adults are welcome to…

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28th March 2018

World Book Day in Year 2

Year 2 really enjoyed World Book Day. The teachers were really impressed with the costumes. We shared what we want to be when we grow…

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20th March 2018

World Book Day

On Friday 9th March, we celebrated ‘World Book Day’ by dressing up. Our theme was, ‘What I would like to be when I…

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