This half term, Year 6 are reading 'Stormbreaker'.
Stormbreaker is an action-packed book which won the New York Times Bestselling young adult novel. It is written by British author Anthony Horowitz and is the first novel in the Alex Rider series...
In the first book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series, fourteen-year-old Alex is forcibly recruited into MI6. Armed with secret gadgets, he is sent to investigate Herod Sayle, a man who is offering state-of-the-art Stormbreaker computers to every school in the country. But the teenage spy soon finds himself in mortal danger...
Whilst reading this action adventure, our children will be:
- Reading to locate clues in a text,
- Understanding how atmosphere is created,
- Writing PEE paragraphs,
- Understanding the writer's viewpoint and purpose,
- Learning to create their own spy stories,
- Learning to re-draft and improve their writing,
- Writing a diary entry,
- Writing a complaints letter,
- and much more...
On Tuesday 22nd November, Year 6 took part in 'Spy Day'. The children were invited to dress up as spies and throughout the day they were involved in solving missions and spy activities!
Please scroll down to our photos of the day...
To find out more, why not visit the Alex Rider website where you can join in on his secret missions, meet the villains, study his gadgets and even join the Spy Academy!