Conscience Alley

Conscience Alley

‘As part of our English topic, Persuasion, we looked at the various techniques and used Bill Poster’s 6 tips:¬†Adjectives, rhetorical questions, play with words, benefits, exaggeration and snappy sentences. Equipped with these, the children devised...
World Book Day

World Book Day

On Friday for World Book Day, we were very lucky to have the author Jason Beresford in school. After an exciting assembly, we were very lucky to have a workshop with him. During this workshop, Jason encouraged us to become and move like an animal. Just like the...
Penguins 2G and Book Week

Penguins 2G and Book Week

2G had a very exciting week for book week! After discovering the mysterious eggs we spent some time wondering where they could have come from and which animal they belonged to. We started to look at penguins. We started with a fact file all about them to think about...
Monster Eggs

Monster Eggs

Last week, the children found some mysterious looking eggs located in KS2, KS1, and EYU. There was not a known cause for these eggs and nobody knew how they had got there. An emergency assembly was called where Mrs. Joyce explained to the children that it was up to...
The Debate

The Debate

As part of our Persuasive Unit, last week the children worked on understanding the various techniques to persuade people to agree with one’s opinion, should they disagree in the first place. We looked at the six elements that help with persuasion: Adjectives...