English in Year 4 focuses on developing skills with grammatical sentence construction and increasing the range in punctuation used. Creative writing runs through this, alongside regular reading and pupils having strong motivation and purpose for writing. Editing and improving is also developed through reflecting and resilience, 2 of our 5 R's.
We visited The Odeon cinema after writing persuasive letters to Mrs Mortimer to allow us to go. Here, we watched the new Grinch film as preparation for our Christmas performance and developed ideas for drama, dances and voices for roles within the play.
Inverted commas were used as part of our Roman diary entries.