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Longmeadow

Primary school

English - The Arrival

English: The Arrival - Graphic Novel.

In English our focus text has been:  The Arrival by Shaun Tann.  It is a graphic novel and is beautifully illustrated. It focuses on the themes of acceptance, moving to a new country and all its difficulties. The children have analysed its themes, written a class poem and have looked at creating sentences surrounding the imagery to help them to plan an emotive recount introduction. Next week they will write it.