Tag Archives: Madeline

Poetry – The Woods

This week in literacy we have been looking at a a range of poems about woods, all with different rhyming patterns. We have also investigated simile, metaphor, alliteration and assonance, personification and onomatopoeia. We gathered together a stockpot of words, … Continue reading

Posted in Literacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Winter Poem Videos

As a Christmas treat Class AS decided to produce filmed versions of children in the class performing their winter poems against a backdrop that they chose themselves. We used our new greenscreen software that Mr Stanley has been learning how … Continue reading

Posted in Literacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Ancient Greeks Non – Chronological Reports: Madeline

Olympics in Ancient Greece. In Ancient Greece, the Olympic Games was the oldest competition ever. The people who entered though, had to compete naked! People competed and tried their very best to win. The games were held at Olympia every … Continue reading

Posted in Literacy, Olympics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Theseus and the Minotaur newspaper articles

Journalistic writing is one of the most difficult things that children have to learn, so we have spent a lot of time this week studying newspaper reports and writing our own. We use the story of Theseus and the Minotaur … Continue reading

Posted in Literacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment