Suspense Writing in Year 4

Year 4 have been learning to write Conquering the Monster tales this half term. Conquering the Monster tales often include suspense, so the children created a ‘Suspense Toolkit’ after analysing some suspense paragraphs from other stories.

Here is an example of some suspense writing from Year 4. Can identify the tools this writer used?


Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

500 words competition

Do you love writing?

Can you write a story in 500 words?

Why don’t you enter the Radio 2 competition.

Click here to find out more…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Special Delivery

Yesterday, we received a special delivery from Premier League Primary Stars…


A huge bag of poetry books! There are books by Michael Rosen, Julia Donaldson, Paul Cookson and many more.

We received this because we entered their poetry competition before Christmas. Very soon the competition winners will be announced. Keep your fingers crossed for us!

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Bug Club


To visit Bug Club, click on the link below.

Here you can read your Reciprocal Reading text and your Reading for Enjoyment text.

Bug Club


Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Blue Peter Shortlist Book Awards 2018

Book Awards 2018

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

A Winter Wonderland in Nursery

Nursery are learning the story The Snowman. Mrs Moule and Mrs Sami have been very busy making the Nursery classroom into a winter wonderland and what a wonderful wonderland it is!


Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Congratulations to 5DF

This afternoon, 5DF received their reward for winning the book corner competition. 

They enjoyed a movie afternoon watching Charlotte’s Web and devoured lots of delicious popcorn. 


Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment