This term we will be looking at fairy tales. This involves analysing them and writing our own based on The Emperor's New Clothes.
We will also be writing our own newspaper report based on the BFG. We will be reading and developing an understanding of how they are written and why they are written.
This term we are looking at discussion writing first. This will involve us writing about different points of view, presenting a balanced argument and taking part in debates.
We will be linking this to the General Election and how they use debates to persuade people to vote for them.
This term we will be reading There's a Pharaoh in our Bath by Jeremy Strong.
This half term we will be reading Gulliver's Travel. We will be analysing the text and the structure, leading to us writing our own adventure story.
This half term we will be reading Wallace and Gromit: A Matter of Loaf and Death. The topic is stories with dilemmas so we will be looking at a number of poems as well that involve characters making difficult decisions.
We have enjoyed reading and writing about the story The Firework makers Daughter.