Week 6 (06/10/2014)

In English this week, we have started our work on Persuasive writing. We have looked for features of adverts and we thought very hard about slogans that companies use. We were also given the fictitious scenario of whether a new multi-million pound hotel should be built next to the pyramids…

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Week 5 (29/09/2014)

In English this week, we have been looking at free verse poetry and we have had a go at writing our own poems based on Ancient Egypt. Next week we will be starting a new unit of work on Persuasive Writing. Please encourage the children to look out for examples…

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Week 4 (22/09/2014)

In English this week, we have been exploring Kennings and Haikus. We have read lots of poems in these styles and we have thought carefully about the features of the poems. We have had a go at writing our own Kennings and Haikus inspired by pictures from Ancient Egypt. Next…

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Week 3 (15/09/2014)

This week in English we have been continuing with our work based on ‘The Pharaoh in the Attic’. We have written our own stories with a familiar setting and we made sure that we included a character who was superstitious. We have been trying to edit and improve our own…

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Week 2 (08/09/2014)

Class 4 have had a really busy start to this term. In Literacy we have been looking at a story called ‘The Pharaoh in the Attic’. We have been looking at the characters in the story and we have started to think about writing our own stories. Next week we…

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