11Apr
2019
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Easter

  This week has been all about Easter.  The children  listened to the Easter story, sequenced the pictures and wrote sentences about the story. They learnt to paint a chick with paint brushes and added feathers, eyes and a beak.  Later in the week they learnt to paint a chick with a fork. They also […]

06Apr
2019
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Air pollution

This week we continued to work on subtracting using a number line. The children used counters to support them with counting back.  In English we wrote a recount of our trip to the Play Village last week. We also continued our UNICEF work on air pollution by collecting leaves from bushes near to the road […]

28Mar
2019
1

School Trip

What a fun packed week it has been this week!  On Monday the children enjoyed a mothers day craft workshop with a family member.  They enjoyed spending time with their loved ones and making some fantastic mothers day craft items. We have also been discussing how we have the right to have clean air so that […]

24Mar
2019
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Houses

This week Monkey class received a letter from one of the pigs asking for help to make a new house for him to live in.  The children were given a variety of material to make their house with but they had to make sure the wolf couldn’t blow it down. After making the houses the […]

14Mar
2019
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Three Little Pigs

This week we have started our new story of the Three Little Pigs.   The children have used IPAD’s and the interactive whiteboard to draw which house they would build.  They have acted out the story and performed it  well with expression and enjoyment. In the creative area, they have been using straws to blow paint.  […]

10Mar
2019
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Wheat

This week we continued to work on the story of the Little Red Hen. We wrote new versions of the story by changing the characters and creating story maps. We also explored how our wheat seeds had changed after planting them last week and we discussed what plants need in order to grow.  Other activities […]

04Mar
2019
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The Little Red Hen

This week the children have been putting actions to the story of the Little Red Hen.  They have written their own beginning of the story and next week they will think of new characters and describe them.  They have acted out the story, drawn the story and made stick puppets of the story characters.  The […]

13Feb
2019
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Dragons and wishes

This week we continued to learn about Chinese New Year focusing on dragons.  The children drew their own dragon characters and wrote some lovely descriptions of their dragons. We also learnt about the Chinese New Year tradition of ‘Wishing Trees’.  The children wrote their own wish on to red card which we then tied to […]

07Feb
2019
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Chinese New Year

Monkeys have had a wonderful week learning all about Chinese New  Year.  They have enjoyed making and tasting noodles using chop sticks.  They followed this activity up by writing the instructions.  For maths they have counted pennies to make up amounts from 1-20.   They listened to the story of the animals and carried out races […]

02Feb
2019
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The Gruffalo

This week we continued with our Gruffalo theme.  In English we wrote our own instructions for making Gruffalo crumble, in PE we retold the story using dance and in DT we designed and made our own Gruffalo habitats.  In Maths we looked at 3D shapes by beginning to name them and talk about their properties. […]

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