Scafell are enjoying their reading of Romeo and Juliet, this week they have taken on characters and analysed the opening Act, developing an understanding of the character, Romeo.
Baystones and Skiddaw have been examining Gothic fiction extracts this week. The main focus has been how tension and atmosphere has been created using different adjectives and the effect on the reader. Baystones showed independence using dictionaries and thesaurus this week to support their learning.
Donard are continuing to read Stonecold. This week they have identified specific words in the book to help design a missing person poster for one of the characters.