Both of our texts this term are classic novels. 'The Silver Sword' and 'Carrie's War' portray different sides of the second World War, mainly through the eyes of children.
The letters we are writing in English are in the guise of an evacuee and we are using a range of sources of evidence to inform the details and voice we are using.
Our English is drawing upon the knowledge and understanding that we are developing in our topic lessons.
Recently, we have also begun to use Reading Plus which is an online learning platform. We are spending at least 90 minutes a week on it.