In English during the Autumn term we will be studying 'The Giraffe, The Pelly and me', 'Diary of a Killer cat', Imagery poetry linked to Rossini's poetry, 'The Firework Makers daughter', 'The Iron Man' and a variety of instructional texts. Children will be developing their use of descriptive devices and extending their skills with story writing through this variety of texts.
During the Spring term we will be developing writing skills further and developing persuasive devices using a variety of text. We will be using 'How to train your Dragon', 'The Rainbow Bear', 'Scott of the Antarctic' and Non Fiction texts linked to Polar animals.
In the Summer term our learning will be linked to 'Charlie and the Chocolate factory' and a variety of Greek Myths. The children will use these texts to extend their writing skills in all areas of the English curriculum.