Dear Parents, The end of term seems to be approaching alarmingly quickly and we are starting to rehearse for Christmas shows. We have booked AVP filming again this year to video the performances as we had such good feedback about the DVDs last year. We have been promised delivery of these by Friday 18th December at the latest. A separate slip will be sent
This week the whole school was lucky enough to watch the Flying Pizza Theatre Company preform their version of Wind in the Willows. It was very clever and the children found it really funny!
This week we read ‘The Shopping Basket’ by John Burningham and wrote a list of the food that the boy in the story needed to buy. We also had to write a shopping list for a scone recipe so that Miss Kemble knew what she needed to buy for our baking session. We learned about the equipment needed for making scones and had a
This week we have been learning to tell the time to the nearest hour and half hour. If you would like to practise at home log in to Education City and find ‘Wakey Wakey!’ under Year 1 Mathematics Activities. We have also used balance scales to compare the weight of different packets of food. As part of our ‘Come Dine with Me’ topic we
In Forest School we have a new wood circle made from logs from the fallen Willow tree branches. This week we made games, hurdles and an obstacle course out of sticks and leaves. We also went on a Mini Beast hunt.
In Reception this week we have been making bread rolls. We had to knead the dough, then let it rise. Then we shaped the dough and left it to rise a second time. Finally we could bake and eat them, We all enjoyed it!
As it was so windy and wet this week we built a shelter first. Then we looked for mini beats in the grass. We found lots of earthworms! There were lots of puddles, so we had time to splash about too!
This week we have been busy making pumpkin soup and bread rolls. We followed the recipes and loved tasting the end result! If you would like to try making either the soup or the rolls at home click on the following links for the recipes: Soup- http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/7730/pumpkin-soup Bread rolls- http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/2902668/easy-white-bread-rolls