Last term we learned about the properties of water.
We investigated sinking / floating and dissolving.
Experiments with water are fun…and very messy!
Grace’s Class (4th / 5th)
Alliteration poems are sentences or phrases that contain words that repeat the same beginning consonant sounds. Take a look at some of the Alliteration poems we wrote…
Superb Sophie sat silently so she read her super story and spilled water. Somehow Sophie slipped slowly into a bath and got all soapy so now Sophie is kmnow as Superb Soapy Sophie.
Damp ducks drive dying fish down deeper
Freaky Freddie had no friends because he had a frog called Fergie
Smelly silly Sam had a silly slumber party. But in the slumber party Sam let off a very fowl stench!
A simile compares two things. It normally contains the words “like” or “as”.
We have being using similes in our writing to make it more interesting!
This month we wrote some simile poems.
The night is as cold as ice,
As black as coal as scary as a forest.
As quiet as a black hole. As strong as a HHH
That is the night!
By Seán, 4th Class
My Lovely Dog
As white as cream, a dark shadow in the house,
fluffy like a grizzly bear, yet as tame as a rabbit.
The best dog I have ever had.
As fast a cheetah and dumb as a bird brain!
Don’t run away!
by Arran, 5th Class
He is as green as the grass.
He is as small as two feet
He’s as fat as an overgrown rat!
I picked a name for him – “Weird”
Weird is sometimes funny and sometimes annoying.
Sometimes he makes me sleep on the floor!
I don’t want him to go back to Mars.
by Barry, 4th Class
We are trying to get a green flag for our school
Tá brat glas á lorg againn.
The Green Committee is made up of pupils from 2nd – 5th class.
The committee changes every month.
Committee members have responsible for certain “green jobs”.
The committee meet to make decisions about our Green Schools campaign.
Our Green Targets:
Marvin used magic and fun to show us the importance of protecting the environment .
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