Can you be a sentence doctor? It's important to choose conjunctions carefully. Play this game to spot where a better choice of conjunction needs to happen to cure some sentences!
Expanded Noun Phrases
Watch this clip to give you a simple explanation for what an expanded noun phrase is.http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z3nfw6f
Using speech marks
Here are some things to help you remember how to punctuate direct speech accurately.
Linking with current affairs and our work in English we will be looking at the language that is used to try to persuade.
Take a look at these party political broadcasts.
What language and strategies are used to try to persuade you?
Week Beg 8.5.17
Here are some links to help you find out information to help you with writing your information leaflets and newsletters.
Myths and legends
Week Beginning 30.1.17
Look at speech bubbles, how could these be changed into speech in a text?
Game for using speech punctuation
Week beginning 16.1.17
We are starting to work with the epic myth of Beowulf this week.
Find out about the ancient tale here-
Watch a version of the story here -
week beginning 9.1.17
Here is a myth from Cornwall for you to learn -
Tuesday 6th December
We're learning about Haiku poems this week.
Take a look at Martin Maudsley's (the wonderful story teller we had in school last year) website and his twitter feeds for
the haikus he has written. What images do they create in your mind?
Tuesday 22nd November
We are learning about writing non-fiction texts. Use the video clip to help you research and find out information the Tabla drum. Think about what heading you would note the facts you've found out under.
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