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English Autumn 2

English Week 3 - Anti-Bullying Week
English Week 2 - The Day of the Dead Festival
Lesson 1:

2) Using the videos and the word bank to help you, write down what you might hear, see, touch, smell and taste if you were there

3)  Imagine you are visiting the celebration.  Write a diary entry about your visit and try to reflect the sorrowful and celebratory aspects of the festival.

4) Can you complete these questions?

Lesson 2: Re-watch the videos - imagine you were there and write down your thoughts and feelings.

2)  Using what you know about The Day of the Dead festival, either write a non-fiction information text about the festival (in the same style that you wrote about your imaginary monster) or write a descriptive setting narrative about being there, (in the same style that you wrote about Whitby Abbey)
Spelling Games


This website is good for practising the 'tricky, common exception and statutory words in the National Curriculum.  Click on the year group, then on the spines of the books to practise groups of words.

Writing Activities

Here are some fun resources to help with writing:


Newspaper Reports - be a journalist covering an accident report 


Creepy Verbs and Adverbs in Stories - create a horror story


Comic Book Editing - edit a comic book story


Eerie Nouns and Adjectives - improve this horror story


Riddle of the Black Panther - be the reporter investigating the mysterious, prowling black panther.


Wonderful Words, Creative Stories - improve vocabulary