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Frozen Rescue

July 4th, 2017 | Posted by Erin in Learning - (1 Comments)

As I pulled hard on the cold handle, the truck door quickly swung open in the icy wind.I stepped out with my huge snow boots on, careful not to slip on the white shining ice. I could see now why we hadn’t heard from my grandpa for two days. The ice and snow on the jetty leading to the lighthouse hung like gleaming daggers from below. Huge shards of frozen ice were glistening in the evening sun, they looked like they might fall at any moment and stab the sea beneath. The jetty itself looked like a huge sea monster rising from the ocean, it’s legs covered in massive ice scales and its body in furry snow and frost. The sharp freezing wind suddenly caught my breath and I felt like my insides were being frozen. ” He is still in there Dad, isn’t he ?” I gasped reaching for my Fathers arm as he trudged up beside me. “I hope so squirt”, he said grabbing my hand. We edged slowly along the jetty watching for signs of life in the little frozen glass house right at the top of the lighthouse. Nothing moved and it felt eerily quiet apart from the sound of the sea lashing against the monsters legs.

As I stepped carefully behind my Father, I worried that this huge beast might suddenly retreat to the depths taking us with it. Is that what happened to Grandpa ? We finally reached the door of the lighthouse. The once red gleaming paint was now a dull pink, covered in a hard white covering of ice and snow , thicker in some places than others. My Father grabbed the handle of the lighthouse door and pulled ” Pa ?” he yelled , ” You in there?”. Nothing moved , the door was frozen solid. I banged frantically on the door with my fists and joined my fathers shouts “Grandpa, Grandpa, open up, open the door, its us !” , I bellowed.

We stood back for a moment to see if any answer came, but nothing. My Father tried the door again, kicking around the edge to see if he could loosen the winters icy grasp. We kicked and banged at the door but still it wouldn’t open. Suddenly I heard a faint tapping sound, dink,dink,dink.” Shh, listen” I gasped. Dink ,dink, dink. ” There it is again. It’s him. It has to be ! ” I cried.

The Lonely Street

May 26th, 2017 | Posted by Erin in Learning - (1 Comments)


One dark stormy night  a girl called Ella was walking down a lonely street and the air was cold all around her! She wondered what it was but didn’t really mind so she just kept walking ,then  when she was home she looked outside and saw nothing!Her mum came in and said have you packed Ella looked puzzled and said no so she went up to pack, when she came down her mum was there and she took Ella’s stuff and put it in the car and drove off.


After a while,her mum came back and Ella’s dad and brother went into the car and drove off  again.After a few days strange things started to happen and after a month no one saw her again

Verbs and Adverbs

April 27th, 2017 | Posted by Erin in Learning - (0 Comments)

Sam walked to the shop happily.

Lottie slowly skipped to the park.

Poppy happily and excitedly hopped around the gym at 04:00 pm.


January 31st, 2017 | Posted by Erin in IPC | Learning - (0 Comments)

We have been learning about electricity as it is our topic.I have learnt that electricity can be in volts. I have learnt the different  symbols for the things that go in a circuit .I have enjoyed the art that we have done which was a lightning picture and we painted the lightning bolts.I have enjoyed learning about who made and found out about electricity.When we started I liked doing the knowledge harvest and the entry point, in the entry point we did a quiz that was fun.We did some drawing of our own solar paneled things.

The Rabbit

January 5th, 2017 | Posted by Erin in Learning - (0 Comments)

One morning a rabbit came out of his hole and hopped to the carrots he munched through a hole bunch of them and then got a bit full. The rabbits colours were purple blue and white and a red hart on his chest. She had a brother called Dooga who was named after a dog she was called lolly pop because when she  was little she got sticky.

100 word challenge The Spooky Hotel

November 2nd, 2016 | Posted by Erin in 100wc | Learning - (0 Comments)

One sunny day in a country road a family was getting ready to go away .The family were going to town and staying in a hotel ,they set off in the car.

After a while they got to the hotel they went into their room , the day went really quickly and it was the night already. In the night the children heard a strange noise so they went out as they went out they could see a lot of smoke.As the smoke cleared they could see a shadow it slowly got closer and closer the children didn’t know what to do. They were scared…

100 word challenge peace

September 23rd, 2016 | Posted by Erin in Learning - (9 Comments)

One dark and creepy night too space ships battled for a long long time .  Suddenly a big light saying PEACE DAY came out from the sky so they stopped and made friends. As time went by the too space ships  really liked each other . They played chess , Monopoly , they had a race, they played hide and seek . They had a hot chocolate  and biscuits and marshmallows they had a very big feast they had chocolate buttons ,sweets crisps ,beer and chicken…

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