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Thomas Wolsey School caters for children between the ages of 3-16 years, with                                  twitterfacebook

physical and/or sensory needs. Many pupils also have complex medical and                                   Tel 01473 467600
learning needs.We are co-located with Ormiston Endeavour Academy.                                office@thomaswolsey.com
                        Headteacher – Helen MacDougall                                                           Defoe Road, Ipswich, IP1 6SG

Further Skills

Reading Skills

 

bear sequencing story

Bear sequencing story

 

Read the story, then put the story in order

         

 

Writing Skills

 

Vocabulary

 

 dont use said

Don't Say Said

 

Work through the powerpoint to find alternatives to saying 'said'

powerful words for said and cried

Powerful Words for said and Cried and Others

 

Explore alternatives for commonly used verbs

compound word creator 

Compound Word Creator

 

Practise creating compound words from a choice of 4 pictures

     

 

Typing

 

 BBC dance mat touch typing

BBC Dance Mat

 

Learn to touch type and meet some fun characters

         

 

Text Types

 

invitations

Invitations

 

Design and write your own invitations

writing instructions

Instructions

 

Presentation on how to write instructions

writing instructions 1

Instructions

 

More practise with writing instructions

bear sequencing story

 

Writing captions

 

Practise copy-typing or writing captions to the story without support

compare and contrast writing frame

Compare and Contrast

 

Use this writing frame to compare and contrast

posters newspapers and comics

Poster, Newspapers and Comic Strips

 

Learn how to write all three

newspaper writing

Newspaper Writing

 

Develop the skill of writing good headlines

persuasive text save badger wood

Persuasive Texts

 

Write a persuasive text to save Badger Wood

 

Poetry

 

similes 

Similes

 

Create similes of your own on the one armed bandit

 acrostic poems

Acrostic Poems

 

Use this template to help you write your own acrostic poem

 concrete or shape poetry

Concrete or Shape Poetry

 

Find out what this is and create your own with a wildlife theme

elements of poetry

Elements of poetry

 

Learn about the different elements of a poem and answer questions to show you understand 

   

 

Story-Writing

 

 story starter

Story Starters

 

Create a visual setting for a story to help inspire writing

 create your own character

Story Characters

 

Create your own characters to help inspire your writing

 create your own wild character

Wild characters

 

Create your own wild characters to help inspire your writing

 elements of a story

Elements of a Story

 

Learn about the different elements of a story through the tale of Cinderella

   

 

 

 

 

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