St John's C of E Primary School

"Use your God-given gifts to serve others." 1 Peter 4: 10


English 1

Spellings for this week:

Write a sentence for each spelling e.g. Be careful on the big slide.

English 2

In topic this week, we are learning how to make a compass! Click here to find out how

In English, we are writing instructions about how to make a compass.


Use this text map to help you write your sentences


What did you do?



- Use your time connectives: First, then, next, after that, finally.


-You could also use fronted adverbials, like "When you have finished..."     "After putting the material on the ramp..."  "When the car has stopped moving...". 


- Try to use the coordinating and subordinating conjunctions we have been learning.

and     but      so       because       although       while


- Make sure you write what you did in the correct order! 

English 3

We are learning when to use the determiners a or an.

Which letters in the alphabet are vowels? Which are consonants? Watch this video to help you decide.


Circle all the vowels in the alphabet


a is used when the noun begins with a consonant (e.g. cat, dog, banana, coat)

an is used when the noun begins with a vowel (e.g. orange, apple, umbrella)


Use this song to help!


Now try and write these sentences using a or an correctly.