Freya S, in Year 5, entered the Yeovil Library Storyteller Competition, organised by Somerset Country Council to mark the 30th anniversary of the opening of Yeovil Library. Freya’s story ‘The Pet Shop Escape’ captured the judges imagination and she was very excited to be awarded Runner Up. There was an award ceremony which Freya attended … More Freya is a runner up in the Yeovil Library Storyteller Competition
The winners of the Kate O’Hearn Writing Competition are: First Prize – Amelia W Amelia won a signed copy of the final Pegasus book and, most incredibly, part of the prize is to create a character that will appear in a new series of books Kate is writing! “When it was announced that I had … More The winners of the Kate O’Hearn Writing Competition are announced …
This term Year 5 have been immersed in the First World War topic in English and History. Recently we have focused on poetry and analysed ‘In Flanders Field’ by John McCrae. 5S were inspired to create their own poignant masterpieces – here are the ones which were chosen to be read in assembly.
The storm is unlike anything I have ever seen. There are two oceans around me: one angry and swelling, ready to flip our ship over, while the other rains down upon the deck, a continuous downpour from a thousand waterfalls. Crew members are washed from side to side and yells of terror remain silent through … More “Ulysses” – by Tom P (8S)
Autumn Leaves by 4T Golden autumn leaves crunch and somersault, Drifting by like snowflakes on a frosty wind. It feels more wintery but still warm. Acorns desperately cling to stark trees. It’s a magical thing seeing multi-coloured leaves in a whirlwind And feeling the frosty frozen breeze dancing across my face. There is the sound … More English – Poetry