On Friday, we learnt all about Shakespeare and looked at one of his plays. This play was The Merchant of Venice. We studied the story, the language and we did some acting in the afternoon. The children did some amazing performances. Here are some pictures and freeze frames of their characters.
Fiction story map (Portal Story) Pentecost 2
Non-fiction story map (Advent 2)
Non-fiction text map (Advent 1)
Over the next few weeks, we are looking at persuasive writing. Our text is about Saving the planet. Our classrooms were littered with rubbish and we discussed it. We looked at the affect this is having on our planet. Here are some photos.