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Biography Writing

What is a biography? What features are included in a biography? Begin researching a famous astronaut of your choice. Things to consider researching: Name D.O.B / Death Height / Weight Nationality Place of Birth Education Hobbies / Interest Space Exploration… Continue Reading →

WRITING – Send a postcard to Curiosity – Mars Rover  

WRITING – Similes and Metaphors

Watch the below clip:   Complete the following task: Similes: It makes a comparison of two unlike things using the words “like” or “as”. For example: As big as an elephant As dark as the night As cold as ice… Continue Reading →

WRITING – Idioms

Watch the below video about idioms: What are idioms? An idiom is a phrase whose meaning can not be interpreted literally. The group of words together has a completely different meaning than the individual words. Example: “It’s raining cats and… Continue Reading →

WRITING – Poetry – WK2T3 – Cinquain

What are Cinquain Poems? Watch: Here is how to write a Cinquain poem: Line 1. Title – one word. This is the subject matter of your cinquain poem. Line 2. Description – two words Two things that describe your subject…. Continue Reading →

Writing – Wk1T3 – Haiku Poems

Watch the below video:   What is a Haiku poem????? “Haiku” is a traditional form of Japanese poetry. Haiku poems consist of 3 lines. The first and last lines of a Haiku have 5 syllables and the middle line has… Continue Reading →


What is an information report? Formal written information reports usually follow a very specific structure. The first part of an information report is the title, or heading, of the report. This will tell the reader what topic is covered in… Continue Reading →

WRITING – Information Reports – Fidget Spinners Research the following questions about FINGER SPINNERS, you may already know a lot about them. What is a fidget spinner? Record your findings in your WRITING BOOK –  this is a handwritten task. Write down your information… Continue Reading →

WRITING – Week 9 – Persuasive – Junk Food

Here are some links to help you with your research:$File/Canteen%20guidelines.pdf                

WRITING – Week 3 – Character Development

Character Development This week we will be looking at what makes an interesting character within a story. Talk to the person next to you about your favourite story character. Why are they your favourite? What traits do they have? Watch… Continue Reading →

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