Today we enjoyed a performance from the Quantum Theatre Company called “Journey to the Bottom of the Garden”. The actors pretended to shrink to the size of mini beasts so that they could search for a rare plant. We learned about some of the plants and animals that can be found in a garden, how we can sort them into different groups and what
If you were stranded on a dessert island what would you need to do to survive? Build a shelter, a fire or find food? Mrs Shakespeare’s group thought about what they would need to do first . They acted out their ideas for their classmates to guess what they were doing .
As part of this terms Pirate topic the children enjoyed a Pirate themed lunch supplied by our caterers, Aspens.
We have been planting some runner bean seeds and pumpkin seeds in the raised beds outside the classroom. We are looking forward to watching them grow.
The year two’s had a visit from a lady from the fire brigade today. She taught them how to make an emergency telephone call and what to do if there is a fire in your house.They learned about the stop,drop and roll technique. Some of them tried on some fire brigade uniforms ,they were very heavy.
We had a lovely time at Cotswold Wildlife Park.Everyone enjoyed looking at all the different animals basking in the sunshine.
The Rabbits class had a look at their experiments this week to see what had happened to all the items we had buried in March. The fruit and vegetables and the newspaper had all started to rot or had disappeared but the plastic and metal had not changed. We also went to look in the pond and we now have tadpoles ,although none have
We had a great day at Cotswold Wildlife park. We enjoyed looking at all the animals and especially finding out about some of the animals who come from Africa which is our topic for next term.
The year 1’s and 2’s enjoyed a science day on Monday. They took part in 4 different activities: 1.Making balloon powered cars. 2.Making gliders and aeroplanes. 3.Learning about how our sense of smell works and guessing the identity of 16 different foods and liquids by just using our noses. 4.An I Spy Scavenger hunt around the school grounds looking for different animals and plants.
The ducklings have all grown so much and we couldn’t resist having a cuddle before they go back to the farm.