Year 5’s topic this term is Harry Potter which is a great inspiration for all sorts of writing and as well as being a wonderful theme for other curriculum areas. One of the writing tasks has been non-fiction writing and the children have been finding out lots of different information about owls. What better way to find out about owls than to meet some real life ones! This is what year 5 did today, meeting and holding several owls. It wasn’t just owls the children met met, other animals from Harry Potter also arrived – a rather large lizard, a brightly coloured snake and a bird eating spider as large as your hand.
A fascinating morning for year 5, enjoy the photos: