Tag: Key Stage 2

Active and Passive Voice

How ready are you for that English test? Play this quiz to test how good your grammar is. Are you an active and passive voice expert? before you start Remember:  A sentence is written in active voice when the subject of the sentence performs the action in the sentence. e.g. The man was washing the elephant. A sentence is written…

World War Two Display with QR Code

 World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although related conflicts began earlier. It involved the vast majority of the world’s nations—including all of the great powers—eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. (wikipedia.com) Here is my World War Two display  that…

Our Environment

When we talk about our environment we mean everything around us that surrounds and affects all life on earth. We need the environment for our basic needs, which are: oxygen food water shelter warmth Can you think of ways we can get the above from our environment? Over the years, human population has increased. This has had a huge impact…

War horse – Book recommendations by children for children

War Horse was written by Michael Morpurgo and was first published by Kaye and Ward Ltd in Great Britain, in 1982. The characters in this book are: Albert, Topthorn, Emilie, Grandpapa, Sergeant, Major Martin, Joey, Captain Nicholls, Trooper Warren, Friedrich, Herr Hauptman, Jamie, David, Father, Mother and Maisie Cobbledick. I liked all the characters, especially Albert, Emilie, Grandpapa, Captain Nicholls and…

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K.Rowling is recommended to readers who like adventure and mystery, also to those who like fantasy and non-fiction texts. The main characters in the book are: Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, Serious Black, Peter Pettigrew and Remus Lupin. The story is about when Harry Potter goes back to Hogwarts School. A prisoner…

Holes

Holes is a 1998 young adult novel written by Louis Sachar and first published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1998 U.S.National Book Award for Young People’s Literature and the 1999 Newbery Medal for the year’s “most distinguished contribution to American literature for children“. Originally, the book was to be called Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Wrong Kid. The…