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Literacy Overview Cycle B                                                                                             September 2020 / 2021

 

Class 1 Cycle B 2020/2021

Splendid Skies

Dinosaur Planet

Beachcombers.

Muck Mess and Mixture

The Scented Garden

Street Detectives.

Reception

Phonics Set A/B

Phonics Set B/C

Ditty Books

Get Writing Red Ditty Books.

Red Ditty Books.

Get Writing Red Ditty Book.

Storybooks Green Set 1

Get writing Green Book.

Storybooks Green Set 1

Get Writing Green Book.

Story Books Purple Set 2

Get Writing Purple book.

Year 1

Storybooks Pink Set 3

Get Writing Set 3

Storybook Orange Set 4

Get Writing Set 4

Storybook Yellow Set 5

Get Writing Set 5

Storybook Yellow Set 5

Get Writing Set 5

Storybook Blue Set 6

Get Writing Set 6

Storybook Blue Set 6

Get Writing Set 6

Year 2

Storybook Grey Set 7

Get Writing Set 7

Recounts Poetry; Lists and instructions

Storybook Grey Set 7

Get Writing Set 7

Poetry and riddles; Narratives

Storybook Grey Set 7

Get Writing Set 7

Narratives; Letters;

Labels, lists and captions; Recipes; Poetry; Narratives; Leaflets

Recounts; Non-chronological reports; Instructions; Narratives; Information texts

Recounts and captions; Nursery rhymes; Instructions; Adverts; Diaries

Literacy topic links

for Reading and Writing.

Recounts; Poetry; Lists and instructions; Postcards; Non-chronological reports

Fact files; Poetry and riddles; Non-chronological reports; Narrative; Writing for different purposes

Labels, lists and captions; Tongue twisters; Narratives; Letters; Non-fiction texts

Labels, lists and captions; Recipes; Poetry; Narratives; Leaflets

Recounts; Non-chronological reports; Instructions; Narratives; Information texts

Recounts and captions; Nursery rhymes; Instructions; Adverts; Diaries

 

 

 

 

Class 2 Cycle B 2020/2021

Tribal Tales

Playlist

Urban Pioneers

Predator

Traiders and Raiders

Scrumdiddlyumptious

RWInc Reading focus

 

Sand Wizards by Jon Blake

Your A-Z Holiday Guide.

Which Holiday?

UNIT 1 Y3

A Tune of Lies by Lou Kuenzier

How to Make a One-string guitar.

UNIT 2 Y3

A Tale of Two Robots by Roy App

Nose in a Book or Eyes on the Game?

How Long Should Break Be? UNIT 3 Y3

Lost or Stolen by Narinder Dhami.

Gadget Magic.

The Greatest Gadget of them all?

UNIT 1 Y4

The Balloons by Oscar Wilde

My Sari by Debjani Chatterjee

At the End of the School Day by Wes Magee.

Your Alien Experiences.

The Daily Blab.

UNIT 2 Y4

The Bogey Men and the Trolls Next Door by Kaye Umansky.

The Stellar Stage School.

How the Voice Works.

UNIT 3 Y4

RWInc Writing focus

Setting and Characters. Contrasting descriptions. First person narrator.

Information texts.

Playscripts. Actions and dialogue.

Instruction texts.

Character and empathy. Science-fiction narrative.

Discussion texts on fact vs opinion.

Story 'roller coaster' chapter finisher.

Information text.

Presentation.

Poetry. Language and emotion. Free Verse.

Journalistic Recount.

Newspaper report.

Humorous writing. Rhyming narrative.

Explanation text.

Lesson plan.

RWInc Grammar focus

Adverbs and adverbials. Inverted commas. Headings and subheadings.

Adverbs of time

Determiners a and an. Conjunctions. Adverbs and adverbials.

Inverted commas.

Paragraphs

Adverbials including fronted adverbials

Literacy topic links

for Reading and Writing.

Information texts; Adventure narratives; Fact files; Letters; Poetry

Poetry; Short narratives and silent movies; Lyrics; Posters; Information leaflets

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Recounts; Leaflets; Poetry; Dilemma stories; Speeches

Reports; Myths and legends; Character profiles; Poetry; Historical narratives

Recounts; Recipes; Poetry; Non-chronological reports; Adverts

 

 

Class 3 Cycle B 2020/2021

A Child’s War

Stargazers

Pharaohs

Darwin’s Delight

Beast Creator

Hola Mexico

RWInc Reading focus

(YEAR 6 UNIT 1)

Prometheus and Pandora - Jenny Pursglove. (F)

How to write instructions - (NF)

How to write a Greek Myth (NF)                    UNIT 1 Y5

Bling - Jon Blake - (F)

Bravery Award for Fire Hero Boy (NF)

Newshound (NF)

Beach Bonanza (NF)

                             UNIT 2 Y5

Goodnight Stroud - Pie Corbett.

Last Night I Saw the City Breathing - Andrew Fusek

(Poetry)

Meet the Monster

Meet the Future

                             UNIT 3 Y5

Robin Hood and

the Golden Arrow

by Geraldine

McCrough, The

Sherwood Bugle,

Good Day TV

Interview

Rabbit in Mixer Survives - Roger McCough

(Poetry: The Power of Imagery)

Should Humans really rule the Earth?

Animals Rule!

UNIT 2 Y6

Brashem's Tortoise by Susan Price

Exotic Pets - the facts and figures.

Are you sure you really want one?

Protection of Exotic Pets Society.

UNIT 3 Y6

RWInc Writing focus

Character development, role of narrator, narrative texts. Instruction writing.

Diary writing, narrative with dilemma, character development. Recount. Newspaper report. Radio script.

Comparing poetry - theme, imagery, vocabulary, personification. Composing poetry - free verse. Persuasive writing. Public speech.

Retelling a narrative.

Journalistic

writing. Formal

and informal

writing. News

reports.

To use imagery in writing including extended metaphor and simile.

Balanced arguments.

Persuasive writing.

Fiction genre with focus on character and setting.

Formal, impersonal writing.

RWInc Grammar focus

Devices to build cohesion within a paragraph, linking ideas across a paragraph.

Relative clauses

Modal verbs. Adverbs of possibility.

Expanded Noun

Phrase Semi

Colons, Colons

and Dashes,

Synonyms and

Antonyms

Punctuation of bullet points

Layout devices and structure of text.

Informal and formal speech writing, subjunctive, passive voice.

Literacy topic links

for Reading and Writing.

Letters; Diaries; Persuasive posters; Narrative dialogue; Speeches

Mnemonics; Myths and legends; Free verse poetry; Newspaper reports; Descriptions

Chronological reports; Fact files; Research skills; Mystery stories; Play scripts

Labelling and

journals; Diaries;

Letters;

Explanations;

Newspaper

Reports

Non-chronological reports; Instructions and advertisements; Comic strips; Limericks and kennings; Fantasy narratives

Invitations; Postcards; Instructions; Myths and legends; Poetry

 

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