We are exploring 'A River' by M. Martin
Wednesday 9th June 2021
Today, we looked at some of the symbols and imagery used in the illustrations and thought how the text and the illustrations work together to tell the story.
'A River' - We are using five senses to tell the story.
Thursday 10th June 2021
Today, we looked at the immersive illustrations in ‘A River’ and used sketchbooks to create our own artwork. Then in groups, we chose a picture, used our senses and imagination to act out the story captured in it.
Thursday 17th June 2021
We are learning to identify suffixes and explain the meaning they add to base words.
What is Persuasive Writing?
Monday 21st June 2021
Today, we talked about persuasion and persuasive writing in advertisements. Our task was to use all the persuasive techniques and convince other children to get a class lizard or to change our uniforms to orange.
Thursday 1st July 2021
We were performing our advertisements about the River Thames. We used all the persuasive techniques we have been learning about.