When you are thinking about new ways to get your boys mark making, you might want to try this one. White board markers on mirrors (or mirrored plastic sheeting). There are multiple skills involved in this activity but most of all it gets you some high level engagement and that means high level attainment!
abcdoes shows us a working wall which continually changes in response to children's interests & experiences... "The photographs show children engaged in activities, the speech bubbles record how the children were able to articulate their learning or interest, the cloud is a practitioner judgement a post it will be added to the bottom of the cloud to show next steps." (",)