This half term we are focusing on our sentence structure using  DADWAVERS.

We have looked at DADWAV. Write a short story using each of the sentence starters. (so a six line story!)

This is an example,

One dark, eerie night a strange creature was crawling through the abandoned field just outside of my house. Its long tail flickered gently in the strong wind. “What is that unusual thing?” I questioned as I looked suspiciously through my bedroom window. Between the tree and the bush, the unidentifiable creature slithered then seemed to freeze. Slowly, it turned back towards the house- it seemed to be looking right up at MY window. Rushing, I pulled my curtains closed and ran back to hide in my bed…


Welcome to Year 5

What a great start to the academic year in Class 5 ! We are already well into this half term’s class read- Wonder. We have discussed Mr Browne’s PRECEPTS- What they are and why they are important. What is your PRECEPT for this half term?

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The Goldfish Boy investigation.

This half term our class read is the Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson. We are linking this to our topic of CSI investigation. Matthew is watching his neighbours and noting down their movements.  There are key facts that he must include; time, name, what they are wearing and what they are doing. 

Write a short story about a crime being committed at Kearsley West remember to use your DADWAVER sentence types.