Tag: English


world book day

We had great fun finding out about our favourite books today. We tied the reviews to balloons for everyone to know it was World Book Day.

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Lovely Lists

After their visit to Dalton Zoo on Friday, Reception have been writing lists of ingredients that they would like to feed the animals. The girls have shown good pencil grip and are beginning to recognise the letters that they need to match the sounds of the words. Well done girls!

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Perfect Pencil Grip

I am so proud of some of our Year 1 children who have been learning to hold their pencil and write their name. Well done!

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Year 4 descriptive character writing

Year 4 have been working so hard since coming back in September. We wrote some character descriptions about a giant which we will use in our traditional story writing.

Well done especially to Thomas, Lucas and Alfie.☺☺☺

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Year 1 learn the The Lighthouse Keepers Tea

We have had a very exciting morning in year 1. First we listened to the beginning of The Lighthouse Keepers Tea. In small groups we freeze framed different parts. Finally we re read the story altogether using actions to reinforce the wonderful story. Children became all sorts of people and objects…

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Reception and Year 1 at the seaside

Reception and year 1 went to Morecambe beach and had a wonderful time. We all walked along the prom and looked at the lightouse, then we played on the prom. After that we walked along to the beach and played in the sand, it was soft and fantasic to play in. Everyone searched for shells, some…

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An Enthusiastic Egyptologyst

Another visit today from someone who has produced a fantastic piece of writing. Research into the pyramids of Ancient Egypt has led to a well presented non-chronological report using sub-headings and paragraphs in adition to well composed, correctly punctuated sentences. Well done!

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Cross-curricular writing

Some wonderful writing from Year 3 this afternoon who have studied the 4 Bible accounts of the death of Jesus and produced their own newspaper reports. Well done Year 3!

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Wonderful Independent Writing

Bridget worked at home and has written the poem 'The Owl and the Pussy Cat'. Her piece of writing includes, full stops, capital letters, question marks and cursive hand writing! Well done Bridget! 

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Ducks Ditty

Today in Year 1, we have been learning about the poem Ducks Ditty. First we read the poem, then each group had to freeze frame different parts of the poem. We had great fun. 

 

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More writing!

Today's whole school writing day has certainly caught the attention of these Year 4 boys who have written wonderful descriptive pieces. The improvement in their writing since September is fantastic!

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500 words

This fantastic story was written for the BBC 500 words story competition. It is an amazing, imaginative story inspired by photos of Loch Ness.

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Fantastic Homework

Logan produced this fantastic poster about William Shakespeare. It is full of detail and interesting facts and deserves its place on our class English board. Well done Logan!

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Y3 At The Library

For our second Library visit, Year 3 had fun using the library system to return, renew and borrow books. 

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Library Visit

We had a lovely time at the library this afternoon and the weather was kind to us. We look forward to visiting again next term.

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Remarkable Reading

Another visitor! I am so pleased with this reading progress. Retelling, reordering and recalling stories. Well done!

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Little Red Riding Hood

LancasterCathedralSchool.org proudly presents Clitherow Class using words and actions to tell the exciting story of Little Red Riding Hood. Thanks to Luke for the brilliant camera work. Well done, Luke!

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Macavity

A poem by T. S. Eliot, performed by Hayhurst Class.

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The Word Type Song

L.O. I can identify nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs.

 

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