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The Year 1’s enjoyed a wonderful sunny day in Stanton woods. During the morning we learned about the special properties of a variety of plants.Then we collected plant and flower samples from a lovely meadow. We ate lunch in a barn – alongside some nesting swifts – then headed to the den making area. The children made some super dens using a range of
We have been learning about the features of castles and about where castles were built and why .We used cardboard boxes and wooden blocks to create our own Colebrook Castles. The children used some fantastic vocabulary to talk about the castle features. Can you see the towers,crenallations,ruins,moats,drawbridges,portcullises and even arrow slits? We had lots of fun!
On Thursday we visited Sudeley castle. We had a great day looking around the castle and grounds and finding out about the famous people who had lived there.
On Tuesday the year 1’s went to Stanton Park . First we went for a woodland walk looking for different forest creatures. We found a woodpecker hole and looked at some beehives.Next we built some dens and climbed on some fallen trees. After lunch they went looking for fossils and made pictures using sticks and leaves that we had collected.We also toasted marshmallows over an
Robins class have been learning new things in Maths. We played games to help us tell the time to the nearest quarter of an hour and we found practical ways to help us divide by 2 and 5.
Here are some photos of our new Superhero role play area.
We hope you enjoyed our performance of The Elves and the Shoemaker. Here are some photographs of the cast.
We have really enjoyed our gymnastics this term. We’ve been learning all the gymnastics shapes and exploring the larger equipment including climbing the ropes. During our English lessons we wrote instructions for making mince pies.We also found out the traditions and history of mince pie making.After that we made our own pastry and ate our own mince pies.
We love Maths! Here we are working together and using some useful Maths equipment to help us learn and remember things.