Miss Lynch's Class
These last couple of weeks have been a bit manic - I'm also meant to be writing my master's dissertation at the moment, but I am (unfortunately) the queen of procrastination and updating my blog is far more interesting to do! So the last couple of weeks our literacy focus has been information texts; We made an anchor chart as a class - the children had a variety of non-fictions texts to look at and we discussed all of their features and added them to some large paper - it's really helped…
Newspaper Report On The Great Fire Of London (KS1) | Teaching Resources
The input is formed of leading questions to test the children's knowledge of the Great Fire of London, the images (which are the hints) should play a sound-bite when clicked. If they do not then some form of plug-in is missing and you can either track it down or form your own questions. A model of a newspaper report is given - the main wants are of a non-chronological report and the use of speech marks and writing for a purpose. As always, if you make it better, please send me a copy.
Quote: "This is an art display for our topic of The Great Fire of London (Year 2). The children each contributed to the border using oil pastels. The fire silhouette pictures were created using watercolour paint and then black pencil crayons over the top once the paint had dried. We looked at photographs of fire as well as a number of sunset silhouette photographs for inspiration."
The Great Fire of London - Live News Reports
A series of news reports by keystage 1 pupils telling the story of the Great Fire of London. Produced at Lisle Marsden Church of England Primary School - Gri...