All Saints CEVA
Primary School & Nursery


Year 6 The Alchemist’s Letter

Year 6 watched the short animated film about Verideon who returns to his childhood home where he discovers a letter for him written by his late father, an alchemist. Some good discussion was had about his father’s obsession clouding his judgement and destroying his relationship with his family. The film enabled Year 6 to write the story exploring changes in tense, shifts in formality and writing descriptive narrative using the senses. Here are three of the best ones.