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Spelling

In Year 3, we have been working hard on our spelling! We play lots of games, and do lots of learning about spelling to help us learn which are the correct spelling choices for our writing. Click the picture to … Continue reading

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Our Class Novel – The Stinky Cheese Man

Our current class novel is ‘The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales’ by Jon Scieszka (our class author) and Lane Smith. We have enjoyed comparing each tale to a fairy tale – these versions are much funnier! Tell … Continue reading

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Cross Curricular Writing in Topic

We have been completing lots of writing over the last few weeks, and we have been focusing on cross-curricular writing, which is one of our whole school priorities. Mrs Thompson’s English group have written a persuasive argument to argue why … Continue reading

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Our Class Novel – The Lost Happy Endings

Our current class novel is ‘The Lost Happy Endings’ by Carol Ann Duffy and Jane Ray. We have been doing lots of work related to our class novel, and written some our own magical stories. Tell me what you think … Continue reading

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Mrs Thompson’s English Group: Poetry Writing

Today, we have been looking at the poem, ‘First Day Back’ by our class author, Allan Ahlberg. We analysed the rhyming pattern (ABCB) and looked at how the author used the adjective ‘new’ repeatedly to show how everything is new … Continue reading

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