It’s COMPETITION time of a narrative kind!

It’s all about writing a short story or poem or an extract from your own story.  Not only this, but it fits perfectly in with our Narrative Writing that you’ve been learning all about- so why not give it a go.  You’ve got nothing to lose. 5/6’s, I’m so excited this year because I know…

Alliteration

We have discovered that Shakespeare used alliteration to make his writing sing! Alliteration is vital in poetry, it creates a musical effect.  It renders flow and beauty to a piece of writing. We used Mr Poppers Penguins as a starter, then realized a lot of nursery rhymes and brand names also use alliteration. So 5/6F,…

Narratives- Descriptions

We are working on descriptive writing, using expensive words and really trying to suck the reader in.  We have also been looking sentence lengths, so that the ready stays interested.  The use of medium length sentences, short and long.  It really does help with the fluency of reading. This is an excerpt from Jordy’s writing. …