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English

Spring Term 2020

Holes is a 1998 young adult novel written by Louis Sachar. The book centres on an unlucky teenage boy named Stanley Yelnats, who is sent to Camp Green Lake, a juvenile corrections facility in a desert in Texas, after being falsely accused of theft. The plot explores the history of the area and how the action of several characters in the past have affected Stanley's life in the present. These interconnecting stories touch on themes such as racism, homelessness, illiteracy, and arranged marriage.

 

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Word Lists: Year 5 and 6

Take a look at this website to see what the word lists are for all year groups. Pupils should be able to spell all of these words by the end of Year 6. We are currently focusing on the Year 5 and 6 Word List - please scroll down on the link above and see what is expected.

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