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Winter Poem: Oliver

Winter As if the sun had gone down on daylight, And hedgehog scurried to their homes, People forget about fight and flight To escape natures’ bones   As if a wizard had taken the colour from the land And the … Continue reading

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Ancient Greek Non – Chronological Report: Oliver

The Ancient Olympic Games The Olympic Games started in 776bc and has since then grown to be one of the greatest event held every 4 years.  Held in memory of Greek hero Pelops and in honour of Zeus, it had … Continue reading

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Theseus & the Minotaur – The Dance

This term in dance we have been looking at Theseus and the Minotaur. Each week we have created, practised and evaluated a different part of the dance, then today we put it all together and performed it as a whole. … Continue reading

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Wooden Horse of Troy Newspaper reports

The newspaper articles keep coming. This was set for homework and the children are now submitting their articles. Enjoy! More to come at the end of the week with Class AS’ own Greek newspaper, problem page and all! The Wooden … Continue reading

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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

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Writing in the style of E. Nesbit: Oliver’s scene

  I can write in the style of an author.   “Oy! Where do you think your going?” shouted Cyril but it was too late, the Psammead was buried in his home of sand. Suddenly a shout went up, “Hey … Continue reading

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