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Sentence Openers – Fiction / Non-Fiction

Please read the following sentences and add an appropriate sentence opener.  The man trudged slowly along the long winding road. The light trickled through the open window like liquid gold. The black cat purred contentedly as it lay on a … Continue reading

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British Science Week

 British Science Week 2017 As part of British Science Week 2017, the children at The Valley Primary School will be taking part in a range of fun activities and experiments. I would like to know about your favourite science experiment and … Continue reading

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Espresso Coding

Espresso Coding Class 4x have just started coding using Espresso Coding. Although we have had some technical issues, each student is becoming more confident in using the app. Please comment to say what you have learned about coding throughout the … Continue reading

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Imperatives and Adjectives

Look at the following image of a rainforest drink. Can you make a catch phrase using imperatives and a range of adjectives? Eg: Open a cold, crisp can of rainforest juice.

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Monday 23rd January

English This week Year 4 will be looking at persuasive adverts. We will look at a range of writing features used to persuade the reader, such as: Slogans Rhetorical questions Imperatives Adjectives Catch Phrases Logos Can you find any persuasive … Continue reading

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Persuasive Adverts

Look at the following advert: Can you tell me which persuasive advertising features have been used?  

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Causal Connectives

Cause and Effect Conjunctions Fill in the blanks using an appropriate conjunction. The clouds turned black __________we decided to go back inside. I did not eat all of my dinner __________ I wasn’t hungry. I didn’t enjoy the film, __________ I watched … Continue reading

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Monday 9th January

This week we will be learning about … English This week Year 4 will be looking at persuasive writing. We will be reading a range of persuasive texts and analysing the vocabulary used. The children will be confident in identifying … Continue reading

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IPC – Save the World

Save The World  As part of our new IPC topic ‘Save the World’, we have been learning about rainforests and why they they are so important. We would like the children to look at the following areas: Where are rainforests … Continue reading

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Character Description

Character Descriptions Write a character description using literal and inferred characteristics. Please Include: Name Physical Appearance Personality  

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