Welcome To Year 5!
This term our WoW Topic is 'Explorer voyages'.
Our key text for the first half term is 'Kensuke's Kingdom' by Michael Morpurgo.
"A spellbinding tale of survival and self-discovery from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo."
Join Michael on his amazing adventure through emotions, pain, determination and extraordinary friendships!
Kensuke’s Kingdom is a treat for lovers of drama-filled stories.
It tells of how a young boy named Michael mysteriously disappears the night before his twelfth birthday. The next morning, Michael finds himself washed up on a beach on a remote island with a bowl of water and some grilled fish next to him. He suddenly remembers the night before and memories flash past him as his faithful dog, Stella Artois greets him with a big, slobbery lick!
Michael soon realises that he is not alone...