We have been writing detailed character descriptions of the hero and villain in our story.
This half term we are looking at fables.
Explanation text - Journey of a river
First we planned our work.
Then we wrote our draft and used the checklist to edit our own work.
For our final draft we made a booklet.
Helping each other to edit our river poems.
We have been looking at different types of poetry. In each poem we identified the language used including adjectives, prepositions, rhymes and alliteration.
Next week we will be writing our own poems about rivers.
We have been reading The Tin Forest. We have been focusing on identify and creating our own fronted adverbials.
Letters-We have been looking at the features of letters. We have planned and written our own apology letters from Hogarth to the Iron Man.
Our active English lesson exploring imperative verbs from the book Iron Man by Ted Hughes.
We have been learning how to write a diary extract linked to the focus text 'Stig of the Dump'. We planned and wrote our own diary written by 'Barney' one of the main characters in the book.
We have been looking at using Inverted commas when showing what a person is saying. We did role play with a partner and recorded what they said on white boards.
In English we are studying the book 'Stig of the Dump'. We have been focusing on the use of verbs and adjectives within our sentences.