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Our new text in Term 2 is George and the Dragon. We are learning to retell the story using the text map we created. We use actions to help us to remember the words.

Here are our text map and key text:

We use Language through colour to learn how to write sentences.

 

 

You will never guess what happened at school this week! We have been told by one of our caretakers that he had to come to school over the weekend to clear up the mess in our outside area...We were very confused as we didn't know what he was talking about! We always tidy up after ourselves! He said that he emailed our teachers the video from CCTV. This is what we saw!

 

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We have received a letter from Big Friendly Giant.

We have obviously decided to help him so we are learning how to write an explanation text to be able to let him know!

Supertato - Books Alive! Read Aloud book for kids

Books Alive! Read aloud the first instalment of the ground breaking, earth shattering superhero franchise - SUPERTATO! By Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet More fun...

In Literacy this week we have learnt some key skills such as adjectives and capital letters. We have been writing silly sentences using language through colour. We must remember to use capital letters at the beginning of a sentences, a capital letter for someones name and name of a place. 

The Big and Small Letters Song

ABC song. It's a big and small letters video. It is designed to introduce children to letter writing guide lines at an early age. This song was written and p...

In Literacy we have created our story maps of Supertato and have acted out the story as a class. We have begun to write the story using our story maps as a guide. We have been focusing on what makes a sentence and working hard on using our finger spaces and remembering those capital letters and full stops. 

We have used Language Through Colour to support children in building their sentences correctly and the children have enjoyed creating silly sentences. 

 

Keep giving your child opportunities at home to practice their letter formation or building up their fine motor control with colouring, drawing and patterns. 

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