Part of our Inset on Monday was based on expanding children’s vocabularies and becoming a language rich school. We will be working hard on this in school and hopefully you will notice your children trying out some new words at home. As part of this project we will include a ‘word of the week’ on every newsletter. Please encourage or help your child to find out the meaning of the word and then to use it as much as possible so that it becomes part of their vocabulary. If they already know the word meaning you could help them to find out the origin of the word instead. Gems will be given out in school for children who can share the word meaning or origin with their teacher. The word of the week this week is…………………….