What have we been doing this week?

In Literacy this week we have been……. Reading the story Bog Baby by Jeanne Willis.      Focussing on the emotions and descriptive language used to create the changing atmosphere within the story. (linked to our SMILE emotion of SADNESS) Following written and verbal instructions to make our Bog Babies.      Focussing on Temporal Conjunctions and Imperative (Bossy) […]

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What have we been doing?

In Maths this week we have been……. Using the Bar Method to find the missing numbers EXAMPLE 30 22                            ?   What is the missing number?     22 add ? equals 30 The children were encouraged to explain their method e.g. “I started at 22 and counted onto 30.” Using a 100 square to solve […]

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What have we been doing this week?

In Literacy this week we have been……. Focussing on features of Instructional Writing including Temporal Conjunctions (First, Next, Then, After, Finally etc) Imperative Verbs also known as Bossy Verbs. (put, add, dig, fill, mix etc) Spellings – focussing on ‘ee’ and ‘c’ making the ‘s’ sound. The words sent home are taken from the lists […]

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What have we been doing?

In Literacy this week we have been……. Focussing on Onomatopoeia in Poetry e.g. WHOOSH!   BANG!   POP! Key Word Spellings In Reading we have been sharing Poetry and looking for Adjectives and Onomatopoeia. At home you could…… When you are listening to Fire Works at the weekend ask your child what sound words they can hear. […]

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