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Explaining Earthquakes is easy! Explaining the acting at the end? Not as easy!

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Freeze Frame: this isn't any emergency...it's the 18th Emergency!

Freeze Frame: this isn't any emergency...it's the 18th Emergency! 1

How does an earthquake happen?

How does an earthquake happen? 1 Daniel B's first two paragraphs are very detailed!

Writing non-chronological reports (but the first draft wasn't in our books!)

Writing non-chronological reports (but the first draft wasn't in our books!) 1
Writing non-chronological reports (but the first draft wasn't in our books!) 2
Writing non-chronological reports (but the first draft wasn't in our books!) 3

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We read each other's work (and made some corrections and helpful suggestions).

Innovating 'Elena's Serenade'

Innovating 'Elena's Serenade' 1 We gave the story a new setting.
Innovating 'Elena's Serenade' 2 We created new jobs suitable to our settings.
Innovating 'Elena's Serenade' 3 We followed the structure of 'Elena's Serenade'.
Innovating 'Elena's Serenade' 4 Monterray became Tynemouth, Whitley Bay, Newcastle

Describing Mexico using Air Pano!

Look at Jay's descriptions...how fantastic is February's?

Look at Jay's descriptions...how fantastic is February's? 1

Compare Joseph's Descriptions! (A chocolate factory versus a Greek town)

Compare Joseph's Descriptions! (A chocolate factory versus a Greek town) 1

Silly Sentences - SPaG

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We create a silly sentence with articles, nouns, verbs, prepositions, adverbs and adjectives. Then we read them out and identify which word class each word is.

Instructions - Minecraft and Tightrope Walking

Instructions - Minecraft and Tightrope Walking 1 Tia explained how to create a Minecraft house.
Instructions - Minecraft and Tightrope Walking 2 Ella G explains how to cross a tightrope safely.
Instructions - Minecraft and Tightrope Walking 3 Samuel advises Philippe Petit on his walk.

Instructions: Ready, Steady, Decorate that Cake!

Are the instructions clear enough to follow?

Are the instructions clear enough to follow? 1
Are the instructions clear enough to follow? 2
Are the instructions clear enough to follow? 3
Are the instructions clear enough to follow? 4

Storm Strikes in English

Storm Strikes in English 1

The dark, spooky forest is alive with personification, alliteration and onomatopoeia!

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Powerful Personification!

Powerful Personification! 1 Wow! Ella R's writing is fantastic!
Powerful Personification! 2 Joseph's sentences are extremely powerful!

Wonktastic Advertising

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Are you persuaded and tempted by the sound of this delicious creation?

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A meal you can walk with! What an original idea!

Interviews: What is your chocolate factory machine like?

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What an incredible new machine, created by an incredible writer. Tia is the question master (check out her AF2 questions).

What an affair at the book fair!

What an affair at the book fair! 1 The girls debate over books.
What an affair at the book fair! 2 They all want Pokemon!
What an affair at the book fair! 3 Hard decisions!

Using powerful adjectives to describe.

Using powerful adjectives to describe. 1 Hannah used ellipsis in her writing.

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 1 Can you tell which is Charlie?
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 2 An incredibly shocked Charlie!
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 3 He can see the chocolate factory.
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 4 It's easy to spot the grandad.
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 5 Spot Charlie's dad in the corner.
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 6 An awfully sleepy grandad there.
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 7 The whole class freezes.
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Freeze Frames 8 I wonder which is Charlie's dad.

News Desk: Our First Week

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We wrote recounts about our first few weeks at Wellfield Middle School. We hot seated one another to give us some ideas.

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What a lot of things we've all done in the first few weeks!

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Some of us felt a little nervous....but soon got over that.
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