This half term, to begin with, we will be basing our writing on Hercules (linked to our previous Ancient Greek topic).
We will be focussing on handwriting and embedding year 4 grammar expectations taught so far and introducing relative clauses.
Writing examples from Autumn
Bronte children have wrote some excellent versions of George's Marvellous Medicine. They were focussing on using fronted adverbials and subordinating conjunctions. They did a brilliant job! Here are some examples
Over the past two weeks, we have been focussing our writing on the Rocketeer. Here are some lovely examples of their final pieces- newspaper articles.
Linked to our topic work, the children planned and wrote their own information text all about electricity. They chose what their paragraphs were going to be about. Our focus was using paragraphs. Ask your child what makes up a paragraph (they should now know).
Writing examples from Spring
Today, the class were apply subordinating conjunctions to retell the Hydra battle in Hercules. Here are a few awesome examples.
Year 4's end of uni writing on Hercules.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory