English learning from Monday 7th February 2022
Please choose the questions you would like to answer
Reading Skills for the week Beginning Monday 31st January 2022
Reading Skills: Hamster stuffs in more than he can chew. (Seven Worlds, One Planet)
Please try this Reading Skills lesson about the poem 'If' by Rudyard Kipling
Here are a series of lessons from Oak Academy based on The Listeners by the poet Walter de la Mere. It links closely with the poetry unit we are doing in class.
Handwriting for the Week Beginning 31st January 2022
Week Beginning 24th January 2022
Do you think the title is appropriate?
What would you change it to?
What person is it written in?
What is the rhyme scheme/pattern?
What did the author of the poem try to make us feel about the subject?
How does he/she do this?
Can you compare the poem to anything in your own life?
What does it make you think about?
Which is your favourite line and why?
Do you think the poet likes Winter? Explain your answer.
Can you find (or have already read) any other poems online about Winter?
Please complete the Home Learning resources below on the Dreadful Menace and bring any work you complete into school on your return
Week Beginning 17th January 2020
Creative Writing Task 1-Research the crew who Ernest Shackleton chose to accompany him on his expedition. Can you write Ernest Shackleton a letter as one of them, convincing him why he should choose you to take him?
Survival! The video we watched detailing the mission. Rewatch for inspiration.
Creative Writing Task 2-A detailed log on the expedition was kept. Choose a particular day during the expedition and write a diary entry for Ernest Shackleton. Bring your completed work into school to share.