Posts filed under: Writing

The Fall of Troy

Last term our Year 6s studied the epics of Ancient Greece and Rome – Homer’s The Iliad and Virgil’s The Aeneid. On Saturday, they composed their own free-verse poem inspired by the Fall of Troy.... Read More

Ever wondered why English is the way it is?

The English language is the second most widely used language in the world after Mandarin. It is however the international language of communication in the way Latin or French used to be.  English has been... Read More

Back to School

School Holidays flew by! Term 2 is starting at Rise Learning this weekend Saturday 4 May at Mount Pleasant College and Sunday 5 May at our new location – Dianella Heights Primary School. We have... Read More