We have been measuring length using cubes. We compared the lengths of ribbons and pieces of string. We used the language short,shorter,shortest and long,longer,longest.
As it was such a windy day the squirrels class decided to make kites and had great fun flying them in the playground.
We have had another exciting week in reception,with lots of Jack and the Beanstalk themed activities. The children worked together to re-tell the story using songs,props and costumes. They also learned about the life cycle of a bean and have planted their own – I wonder how tall they will grow? The children have measured different length giant footprints and heights of beanstalks and
This week some of our year 1 and 2 children took part in the Swindon Dance Festival at the Wyvern Theatre. The theme was Around the World. As our topic this term is Once Upon a Time we based our dance on the song Welcome Home from James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl. Here are some photographs from back stage.