This half term, we are learning about rainforests. Next week, we will write a report about them, so today we worked with a partner to do some research using the Oddizzi web site. We worked on our note-taking skills, and Mrs Lohoar and Mrs Kirk were really impressed with our co-operation and team work. If … Continue reading Rainforests
Welcome back to our newsroom. We have finally published our reports on the sinking of the Mary Rose. Henry VIII was crestfallen as he watched his prized vessel capsize, he told witnesses at the scene. In other news, the king solemnly sat for a portrait following the tragedy. The Mary Rose will be sorely missed.
Welcome to our busy newsroom! Year 5 have been learning all about the Tudors this half term, and as part of our Literacy learning, we have been working on news reports. Just this week, our cracking team wrote news stories about the sinking of the Mary Rose, Henry VIII's favourite battleship. Here are a few … Continue reading Extra! Extra! Read All About It!
SPaG crown, for knowledge of prefixes, and Maths medal, for division skills, in one day!
Last Friday was our Harry Potter trip, and there is so much to show you and to tell you about. Here is just a preview...
We are continuing to enjoy Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (big trip next week!), and each time read, we never fail to be blown away by J.K. Rowling's magical words. Today in Literacy, we produced some fantastic writing of our own, focusing on description. We had a picture of a boy as a starting point. Don't … Continue reading Delightful Descriptive Writing