In Hawks this morning, the children got the opportunity to hot-seat characters from their English book, Kensuke's Kingdom.
What did you ask Mum, Dad, Michael and Stella? How did they feel? What did they think? What were their motives and actions?
We thoroughly enjoyed our Reading day. Here are all of our favourite books!
Our dragon themed reading day was a big hit! The children enjoyed discovering a mysterious giant nest, huge muddy footprints, scorch marks, dragons eggs and dragon slime!
They loved reading dragon stories together. A…
We have been talking about our names, the letters they begin with, what they rhyme with, clapping the rhythm of our names and making them with the magnetic letters.
The Ducklings enjoy reading books, both fiction and non-fiction.
We had a fantastic Reading Day!! First we listened to an exciting story told by Dan Worsley. After that, we listened to Mr Cooper tell us about his experience of the CG Dragon that morning. At break time we discovered that a dragon's egg had been discovered and there was real CCTV coverage of the…
Today we have learnt about a dragon and created a story. We enjoyed our workshop with the author Dan Worsley.
The children have been applying their phonics skills in practise, to answer some silly questions!
The Ducklings are enjoying the Handa's Surprise story. Some of them know it so well that they have been able to draw and label their own 'maps' of what happens throughout the story.
In phonics this week we are reading ccvc and cvcc words (words beginning or ending in two consonants.) Some of us have been playing a game on the Clever touch board, blending the sounds together to read the words.
Playing games each day with our phonic skills helps us to become confident readers!
We have been showing off our phonic skills by reading lots of sentences and questions with all of the different phonemes in!