What do you think this book is about?

Year 6 have been applying  inference to decode images. This skill is used to read and analyse what the story behind a picture could be. Using clues that are in the picture will help the person to begin to build a picture of the image/picture.




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Welcome to Year 6!

Literacy Focus: Biography

In preparation for Black History week, Leopards are focusing on writing a biography on Nelson Mandela for Literacy this week. In today’s Literacy lesson, the children were given a text based on Nelson Mandela and were asked to find out what their ‘opening statement’ would be.


  • Opening statement introduces the subject, and explains why he/she is known
  • What was Nelson Mandela known for?


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