LET’S BE PENPALS!

Hello Class, I know that you might be getting a little bored whilst at home, so I thought you might like to have a go at our ‘PENPAL CHALLENGE’.

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Choose one person who you are friends with at St Thomas’ and write a letter to them telling them about everything that you’ve been up to during lockdown. At the end of your letter ask them to reply and send you a letter in return, sharing their lockdown experiences with you. Send your finished letter to school and we will post it to the person you have chosen to be your PENPAL.

Your letter needs to be sent to:

St Thomas’ CE Primary School

Eskrick Street, Halliwell

Bolton, BL1 3JB

Don’t forget to write the full name of the person your letter is for and we will make sure that we post it out to them.

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Lockdown Fun!

Hello everyone,

I hope that you are all happy and healthy.

I know that it has been a long time since we have all been together and that life in Lockdown hasn’t always been fun.

However, I imagine that each of us has done something fun during this time.

Can you reply to this post by leaving a comment describing the most fun and enjoyable thing that you have done during Lockdown.  I look forward to reading your comments.

See you all soon and stay safe.

Mrs Booth

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Mental Health Awareness Week 😍

This week is Mental Health awareness week and the theme of the week is kindness. This week the activity has a focus on kindness!

Now more than ever, being kind to our friends, family, community and ourselves is incredibly important.

During the week, I would like you to carry out or reflect on an act of kindness. You could:

– Make someone a card and deliver it to them

– Do something to make someone laugh

– Listen to music and dance around!

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Reading and Writing 2do’s

Hello Year 3 – Mr Parr says “Hello!”

I hope you and your families are all safe and well. I know you must be getting a little bored having to spend so much time stuck inside – I know that I am! I have spoken to Mrs Booth and we have decided to offer you something else to do so we have set up some new 2do’s on Purple Mash. These are:

  1. Book Review – complete for any book that you’ve read whilst at home.
  2. Author fact file – tell me about the author of this book.
  3. Letter to a character – write a letter to your favourite character from the story.
  4. Comic Strip – turn any part of the story into the pages of a comic book.

Mrs Booth looks forward to reading your work and leaving positive comments in the next few days.

Take care Year 3

Mrs Booth & Mr Parr

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STAR BLOGGER CHALLENGE

Lots of pupils attempted the writing challenge last half term.

If you did – thank you, you’re a…

Are you ready for this half term’s writing challenge? Here it is:

In this story by Michael Morpurgo, a brave little robin returns home from an exciting journey.

Can you describe in as much detail as possible exactly what the robin sees as he flies home.

Remember to include:

  • adverbs of time
  • adverbs
  • ambitious adjectives

Good Luck (and be descriptive!)

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Star Blogger – Year 3

MINI SAGA CHALLENGE

Your challenge this half term is as follows: write your own mini saga.

Your 3 golden rules are:

  1. Be original
  2. Only use 100 words (or just less)
  3. Your story must have a beginning, middle and end

Here are some ideas to help:

GOOD  LUCK!

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