Check out our cosy classroom!  In order to make optimum progress, I find that children must feel comfortable and relaxed in their learning environment.  In The Schoolroom, there are no distractions and the environment is tailored to benefit your child’s learning.

Check out our cosy classroom!

In order to make optimum progress, I find that children must feel comfortable and relaxed in their learning environment.

In The Schoolroom, there are no distractions and the environment is tailored to benefit your child’s learning.

Our lovely, little reading corner!  We are loving the Greek Mythology topic in our Upper Key Stage 2 writing group.

Our lovely, little reading corner!

We are loving the Greek Mythology topic in our Upper Key Stage 2 writing group.

In our Upper Key Stage 2 writing group, we have been analysing features of ghost stories.

In our Upper Key Stage 2 writing group, we have been analysing features of ghost stories.

We always analyse a WAGOLL (What A Good One Looks Like) for each text type before we have a go at writing our own!

We always analyse a WAGOLL (What A Good One Looks Like) for each text type before we have a go at writing our own!

Does your child struggle with ideas for their stories?  I find a stimulus for writing can really help children to focus their ideas and give them a starting point. We are focusing on the genre of ghost stories. The children in my creative writing group came up with some amazing potential-storylines that I hadn’t even considered when putting the ‘inspiration table’ together. Watch this space to see their ideas come to life on paper!

Does your child struggle with ideas for their stories?

I find a stimulus for writing can really help children to focus their ideas and give them a starting point. We are focusing on the genre of ghost stories. The children in my creative writing group came up with some amazing potential-storylines that I hadn’t even considered when putting the ‘inspiration table’ together. Watch this space to see their ideas come to life on paper!

HE’S GOT THE WRITING BUG !  One of my super writers feeling inspired to write at home before school. Nothing makes me happier.

HE’S GOT THE WRITING BUG !

One of my super writers feeling inspired to write at home before school. Nothing makes me happier.

We love books at The Schoolroom. Check out our newest addition, Mrs Wordsmith’s ‘Word Sauce’ - it is amazing! It contains over 4000 storytelling words and is packed with inspiring images, perfect for developing your child’s vocabulary.

We love books at The Schoolroom. Check out our newest addition, Mrs Wordsmith’s ‘Word Sauce’ - it is amazing! It contains over 4000 storytelling words and is packed with inspiring images, perfect for developing your child’s vocabulary.

With Halloween just around the corner, why not encourage your child to brew up their own monster stew? These pages just scream a descriptive recipe or list poem to me! Taken from Mrs Wordsmith’s ‘Word Sauce.’

With Halloween just around the corner, why not encourage your child to brew up their own monster stew? These pages just scream a descriptive recipe or list poem to me! Taken from Mrs Wordsmith’s ‘Word Sauce.’