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Stone Age Boy

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January 15th, 2018 Posted 7:19 pm

In our English lessons for the past two weeks, we have been looking at the book Stone Age Boy – which links to our Stone Age topic. We have done lots of different activities on this story including, generating questions to hot seat the Stone Age boy, adjective and thesaurus work and work on fronted […]

Film and Playscripts


November 21st, 2017 Posted 11:20 am

We have started our new English unit looking at film and playscripts. We are focusing on Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone which is our class novel. We have started off by reading the script for a scene from the film and then acting it out in groups.

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October 26th, 2017 Posted 4:36 pm

In English, we have been looking at newspaper reports. We have done lots of different work around newspapers including: headlines newspaper features direct and indirect speech looking for clues and using who, what, when, where, why and how We finished our topic by watching a clip called Pigeon Impossible and wrote a newspaper article revealing […]

Flat Stanley

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September 14th, 2017 Posted 6:28 pm

On Monday morning we received a letter addressed to Willow Class. We opened it and read it was from an American boy called Flat Stanley. He told us a bit about himself and how he became flat and can now be sent around the world in an envelope .  Stanley told us he was off […]