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Monday 19th January

We are gripped by the excitement in our new class novel.  Where is Ian?  Who will look after Alex?  Why did someone bring a gun to a funeral?  Where did Ian really work?  So many questions to be answered.

Can you identify these scenes from what we have read so far?  Describe what is happening in that part of the book using short snappy sentences to build up the tension.

Spring Term Class novel

Each week I will give you a clue to what our class novel will be next term.  Who will work it out first?

  1. The title has only one word.
  2. The author's initials are A.H.
  3. It is the first book in a series.

Well done Eve, it is Stormbreaker!

Monday 24th November:

We are completing the work on our class novel, 'There's a boy in the girl's bathroom' this week.  Culminating in writing a short sequel to the book in Extended Writing on Friday.

Can you remember all the characters we have met in the book?

Monday 10th November

Over the next 2 weeks we are looking at poetry and using descriptive language to create vivid images in the reader's mind.

Read some of these poems and see if you can identify any use of personification:

 

Can you find any other examples?


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