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Writing in Term 5


Our writing for this term is going to be linked to our topic, 'Scream Machine', and our class book, 'The Boy who swam with Piranhas'.


We will be writing in a range of genres. These include:

  • a narrative poem about rollercoasters
  • an explanation text about fairground rides and how they work
  • recount writing based on our class book 


Here is an example of the type of narrative poem the children are writing in the first two weeks of term. We can't wait to see the end result and to have the children's writing up on display in the classroom!

Here are the writing targets that we are working towards achieving by the end of Year 5: