Handwriting practice - our first sentence
Editing our writing
When we have finished our writing, we are learning how we can improve it by checking and editing. We love using our finger lights. They help us to focus!
We have been learning the story off by heart ❤️. ‘Hiya’ is our way of remembering a full stop!
More past tense practise
We are getting more confident at using the rules for past tense.
Toby and the Great Fire of London
We have nearly finished the story, Toby met King Charles II, the children were amazed at this so we wrote ideas about how Toby might be feeling when he met him.
Past tense practise
We used one of our new past tensed rules to practise spelling and writing sentences.
Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th November
Super reading sessions based on Toby and the Great Fire of London. Thoughts, feelings, searching for past tense words, and predicting what might happen to the book when it is dropped.
Wednesday 9th November
We found out our book is Traction Man by Mini Grey. We stepped through the magic mirror to become our new character.
Tuesday 8th November
We continued our book Toby and the Great Fire of London. We were thinking about thoughts and feelings of Toby.
Practising phonics sounds and strategies to help us to learn our spelling words
Friday 4th November
We are superhero writers, looking at a picture from our text and guessing what it is about…
Wednesday 2nd November
Our new whole class reading text is Toby and the Great Fire of London by Margaret Nash. We made predictions about what would happen.
Tuesday 1st November
We were given clues to predict about our new book! No-one guessed it right!