Biographies 24 May 2017

Year 4 have been looking at Cornish sporting heroes, learning and writing biographies. First we looked at a biography and its features, then we found out the names of many Cornish sporting champions. After researching Cornish Rower Helen Glover (ranked as the number 1 female British rower since 2015), we prepared and learnt a text all about her. As we were keen we then invited other sporting heroes from Cornwall in. We interviewed Ollie Shilston who represents Team GB as a Stand Up Paddle Boarder (SUP). He is a great ambassador for Cornwall’s RNLI Beach Lifeguard Team (this is his day job he fits around all his training) and he was so inspiring. We are really pleased with all our work, take a look: