Week 2 (11/6/18)

In English this week, we have continued to read ‘The Wolves in the Walls’. We have read up to the part when the wolves really do come out of the walls and we have been writing our own stories that continue from this point. Our challenge has been to make…

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Week 1 (4/6/18)

On Monday we had a Pobble writing day. Our theme was ‘Unlikely Heroes’. We created our own imaginative superheroes, thinking carefully about how they could have an unlikely or unusual super power. We then planned our setting and the plot for our stories. Once all the planning was complete, we…

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Week 6 (21/5/18)

On Monday we went into the Explorer Dome to learn about the environment. We found out about different habitats on Earth and how animals have been adapted in order to suit their environment. We also learnt about deforestation and how we can look out for paper/ wooden items that have…

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Week 5 (14/5/18)

On Wednesday, Class 4 visited The Oxfordshire Museum in Woodstock. When we were there we completed lots of different activities learning more about the Romans. First of all, we learnt about what the Romans would have worn and we were all given a tunic to wear. Some of us got…

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Week 4 (7/5/18)

In English this week, we have continued to explore Stig of the Dump. We have been writing and editing police reports about the break in at Granny’s house. We have been following our success criteria in order to ensure that our work is, for example, organised, descriptive where necessary and…

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Week 3 (30/4/18)

In English and reading this week, we have continued to explore Stig of the Dump. We have thought about The Snargets and the way these boys are presented to us and we have been looking carefully at what happened when Granny’s house was broken in to. On Friday we planned…

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Week 2 (23/4/18)

In English this week we have been creating our own estate agent style information sheets about Stig’s cave. We have been thinking carefully about our language choices so that we can persuade someone to buy the cave. We have been exaggerating the truth and emphasising all of the benefits that…

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Week 1 (16/4/18)

In English and guided reading this week we have started to read ‘Stig of the Dump’ by Clive King. We have been thinking about Stig and Barney, we have investigated their characters and made comparisons between them. Towards the end of the week, we started to look at persuasive writing,…

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Week 6 (26/3/18)

This week, we have finished reading The Secret Garden. We have been writing and editing our own play scripts based on one part of the book. We thought carefully about how to include the features of play scripts including detailed stage directions. In reading, we have been thinking about the…

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Week 5 (19/3/18)

This week, we have continued to read our abridged version of The Secret Garden. We have continued to think about how the character of Mary is changing, how she is thinking of others and how she is able to help Colin. In English, we have been looking at features of…

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