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Mr Williamson has spent a lot of lockdown losing himself in a number of good books from Harry Potter to his
favourite cricketer's (Jonny Bairstow) autobiography. Audiobooks are a great way to listen to some of your favourite books, every week we will be sharing one of our favourites here for you to enjoy.

This week's tells the story of a girl's holiday to the seaside during Victorian times. Does it sound like a holiday you've been on?

Listen Here: A Victorian Seaside Holiday


You can read along on the link above too!


Reading Comprehensions

This year you have improved your understanding when reading and even though we are apart, we can all practice this skill at home.

Below are 3 comprehension activities for you to have a go at, each Wednesday Mr Williamson will share his answers with you and how he got them in a short video.

Remember, don't worry if you can't complete some of the questions. Just have a go at what you can do.

This week we will be writing a poem based on life as a 'Chimney Boy' in Victorian Britain.


Task 1: Read the 'Chimney Boy Poetry SMART' pdf.

Task 2: Take a look at the 'Chimney Boy Poem' pdf.

Task 3: Listen to the audio clips

Task 4: Have a go at writing a poem as a Chimney Boy/Girl, you could type it up and send it to your teacher!


Think about you could:
- hear
- touch
- smell
- taste
- see