Look at the wonderful Kenning poems the children have created this week, they have recorded them and can be seen at the bottom of this page.
The children will begin their literacy work this term by looking at animal poetry, 'Wild' by Emily Hughes , recounts of real events and 'Traction Man'. The children will then create their own adventure story. Why not take a trip to the library and read as many adventure stories as you can find?
The children have started off the year by reading the book 'Into the Forest' by Anthony Browne. This book has led to lots of discussion about tradional tales.
The children will be exploring lots of different traditional tales including:
How can you help at home?
Encourage your children to read as much as possible. Children will be bringing their home reading books home daily. Please read with your child and discuss the story as you do. There are a set of reding question that you can download below. If you would like suggestions of other books that you could read with your child please look at the recommended reading list below.