We have been learning about the Highwayman Poem by Alfred Noyes.
We discussed what makes a good poetry performance and here it is:
It might be useful for tomorrow's Big Writing, where we will retell the story.
Year 5 and 6 had a fantastic last day of term at Tanfield Comp today.
The two Steves (Barlow and Skidmore) entertained us with hilarious tales from their stories. As you can see from the video below, it was a fully interactive experience, which the children raved about on the way home!
They encouraged us to believe that 'we are all writers'. My favourite part was when they said that you should write about what you know: YOU! They also took the time to talk to Leah about her 100wc post.
What was your favourite part?
Enjoy the video below - sorry there is no sound, but I've added a Youtube clip to make it more atmospheric!