English 2018-01-17T14:32:00+00:00

English

C. Sharples English Lead Teacher

In English we seek to inspire young minds and encourage a love of literature across all year groups. We have a range of exciting and challenging texts to immerse children in our wonderful literacy history. Children are exposed to a variety of writing styles-from adventurous narratives based on Frankenstein to persuasive speeches encouraging the release ……………………………….in activity which helps them to access the world around them. All of our children are authors and we celebrate and nurture that for the four years that they are with us.

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First School Visit

By | July 6th, 2018|Categories: English|

We have loved visiting the local first schools and sharing our drama skills. Some of our students, who took part in the Ingestre project, recreated a WW1 drama piece with the help of Year 4s. [...]

English Blog

By | March 9th, 2018|Categories: English|

We are excited about World Book Day and are looking forward to seeing all the outfits and thinking about our favourite books. We are always impressed with the creativity of our students! In the library [...]

Ingestre Hall

By | November 24th, 2017|Categories: English|

We are all having so much fun at Ingestre Hall, developing existing talents and discovering new ones. After a day creating in the Art studio, recording in the Music studio, performing in the Drama room [...]

English Blog September 2017

By | September 29th, 2017|Categories: English|

National Poetry Day – 28th September Recently, we’ve had an exciting day of poetry based activities in the English department.  This year’s theme for National Poetry Day was Freedom and all classes created their own [...]

English Blog September 2017

By | September 29th, 2017|Categories: English|

National Poetry Day – 28th September Recently, we’ve had an exciting day of poetry based activities in the English department.  This year’s theme for National Poetry Day was Freedom and all classes created their own [...]