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More Nancy Wake diaries

Biane To write a diary entry in character Dear Diary, Today was a nerve-wracking day. I woke up at 5:24 on a Saturday. After I ate my scrumptious breakfast, I put on baggy green trousers, a light blue shirt with … Continue reading

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Nancy Wake diary entries

The new Rowan class have been studying Nancy Wake aka The White Mouse as part of our immersion topic, We learned about her life and the success she had as a Special Operations Executive (SOE) member in France during World … Continue reading

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The Island – The Fisherman’s speech

In English, we have been studying The Island, a book by Armin Greder, about a man who is washed up on an island to be discovered by the local inhabitants. The book deals with the themes of immigration and prejudice with … Continue reading

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Persuasive speeches from The Island

In English, we have been studying Armin Greder’s novel, The Island, about the problems a stranger causes a community when he washes up on their shore. We decided that we would write a speech given to the rest of the … Continue reading

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Sam’s brilliant cyclops homework

Rowan Class homework last week was to write a description of the cyclops, Polyphemus. Here’s Sam’s brilliant writing.

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Getting to grips with Reading Cloud

On Friday Rowan Class had their firsdt session in how to use some of the features of Reading Cloud, our new library system. The children learned how to create their own avatar, a brief biography of themselves and to also … Continue reading

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