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Sad Book, Michael Rosen


Michael Rosen sadly lost his eighteen-year-old son, Eddie, to a bacterial disease. There was no warning, asides a few flu-like symptoms. Rosen awoke one morning to find his son had passed away. 165 more words

Emma Clarke

Poetry and memory: Low-flying aircraft and high-flying sparrows

Sometimes my memory is triggered by the most random things. My son is sitting opposite me playing FIFA on the X-Box and the commentator mentioned low-flying aircraft and it all came flooding back. 969 more words


World Book Day

This week we have been celebrating World Book Day in 5G.  Throughout the week we have taken part in lots of activities as part of the ‘Big Book Off’ Challenge.  147 more words

Speaking And Listening

Chocolate Cake

As part of World Book Day we watched Michael Rosen’s poem Chocolate Cake. Everyone loved how much expression he used and found the story really funny so here it is…

Homage to Help by Cedar Class

Today we wrote our own nonsense poems based on Michael Rosen’s ‘Help’. Well done everyone, but special mentions to Falak, Maxwell and Syrine for creating some memorable images. 12 more words


A Bus Ride and A Lullaby for a Little One

The Bus Is For Us!
Michael Rosen and Gillian Tyler
Walker Books
But best is the bus.The bus is for us.’ is the oft-repeated refrain linking the various possibilities entertained by the narrator of this book. 281 more words

Picture Books

Year 3/4 Class Assembly 25/02/15

Opening our season of Class Assemblies was Year 3/4 this morning who kicked off with a blinder! The children had written and rehearsed their performance poems, in addition to some pieces from Michael Rosen whom they had studied. 56 more words

Year 3