In art we have been making sea collages using ripped up pieces of paper. This is the first part.
In maths we have been learning about length and measuring how long objects are in cubes.
What fantastic seaside holiday projects we have seen today! Thank you all for your support. They are amazing and we had great fun looking at them all.
We had a huge surprise today... the Easter Bunny came to school and left a letter and some treats!
Experience Easter. Open the Book came into school and talked to us about the Easter Story.
Amazing Easter Bonnets..... Thank you for bringing them in, they looked fantastic!
Today we went to Kenya- well in our imaginations we did!!! We carried out different activities , weaving baskets, dancing to African music, going to the market and finally carrying buckets of water. As one child said " we are very very lucky to live where we live, I wouldn't like to walk for 4 hours to get some water from the river. " It was a fantastic experience and we all learnt lots.
We have been using the laptops to type some sentences for our non fiction books.
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Values Day. Today we learnt about the value of forgiveness. We talked about the story of the Prodigal Son. We also created lots of artwork linked to the value. We had a fantastic day... I hope you like all of the things the children have taken home!
To finish our science week we learnt about 2 very important scientists Mary Annying and Stephen Hawking. We also made our own animal and worked out whether it was a herbivore, carnivore or omnivore.
More array making! Miss Angus was super impressed!!
OH NO... the labels from the 'poo' samples have fallen off!! Today we became scientists and investigated, discussed and recorded what was in each of our ' poo' samples. We had to work out whether the poo was from a herbivore, carnivore or omnivore animal. We had great fun and Miss Angus was super impressed with our scientific knowledge.
British Science Week . Today we started off this amazing week by making some ' Fake' animal poo. Each group had an envelope which told us which type of animal poo we would make... a herbivore , carnivore or omnivore. We then had to think about what would need to go into our 'poo'. We became great scientists and explored what would need to go in each 'poo'.
We have been making arrays to help us solve multiplication sentences.
We have been learning to type on a laptop. Can you try at home?
World Book Day... what a morning we have had! We loved looking at all the different costumes, thank you parents for making them all look fantastic! We had characters ranging from... Harry Potter, fairies, the tin man, the gingerbreadman, Willie Wonka, Fantastic Mr Fox, Belle , Spiderman and many many more. Miss Angus was an Umpa Lumpa! We also went on a book hunt! Hope you all enjoyed the snow in the afternoon!
Our amazing fabric weaving so far! We did find it quite tricky at times but Miss Angus was pleased with our perseverance!
We have been learning about the 5 different animal groups- mammals, fish, birds, reptiles and amphibians. We looked at different animals and had to sort them into the correct groups. We was tricky but we persevered!
We have had a fantastic day drumming with Alex! We learnt lots of new songs and how to play the drums. Miss Angus was so impressed!
We have been learning how to weave. It was quite difficult but we persevered and the results are fantastic.
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We had a fantastic first session learning about the skills of Hockey with Mr Green.
Marvelous maths. We made 3D shapes, shape pictures, created patterns on Peg Board and played Snakes and Ladders.
Our printing day. We have had a fantastic day learning about Adinkra printing from Ghana. We made our own prints as well as using some Adinkra stamps. Miss Angus was so pleased with our wonderful art work.
Science. We have been learning about what animals eat. We have learnt the words herbivore, carnivore and omnivore. See if you child can remember what they mean and the actions we have learnt.
We made 3D shapes out of marshmallows and cocktail sticks. We also used a net to make a shape. We had great fun and learnt lots!!
Safer Internet Day. We learnt about how to stay safe online and we had the chance to see Webster the spider!
We have been exploring 2D and 3D shapes. They fell out of Miss Angus' bag so we had to sort them into 2 groups. Look out for our 3D shapes we are going to make with marshmallows!
Today Blue Class came to see our wonderful Handa's Hen book that we have written. The children listened so carefully and we were proud of our fantastic writing.
We went for a walk around Prestbury and looked at human and physical features.
We went on a walk around school looking at the human and physical features.
We are learning the story of Handa Surprise. In the story some of the fruits went missing. We tried some guava and passion fruit. It was yummy!
We have been learning to Code on the Learnpads.
Self-defence. We had a session on self-defence.
In art we have been colour mixing using paint. We have started to make our own African snake.
We loved looking at all the wonderful African projects the children have done over the holidays.
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Our Fairy tale ball..... we had great fun dancing in the hall.... plus the reindeer's came into school over night and did some dancing!!!
Baking cakes for the Fairytale ball
Christmas Jumper day and lunch!
Today we have been looking at the artist Max Ernst. He using different textures to create rubbings. We had a go at rubbing on different surfaces.
We had great fun in the snow today!
Science investigation. Which material is best to mop up water? As your child what we did and which material was best.
We had a special visitor today called Alan. He was the man who sold the materials to the three little pigs. He came into school to show us the different materials and talk to us about the pigs.
We loved watching Alice in Wonderland.
In DT we have been designing and making Christmas decorations. Miss Angus is very impressed with them all!
In science we have been describing different materials.
Values Day. Today we learnt about Respect. We talked about how we can respect our world and why we wear poppies on the 11th of November.
Fairy Tale Ball - 19th December 2017
All our teddy bears came into school this week. We talked about the age of each bear and what they looked like. The oldest bear we had was 7 years old.
Today we went on a material walk around school. We looked at different objects and discussed what they are made from.
We had a fantastic day with Jack Rutter.