This afternoon 5/6H discussed if it was ever right to fight linked to our World War 2 topic. We had a very deep discussion and the children shared their views very clearly.
Today we started to look at ratio and how this can help to compare amounts. We decided to represent this visually by collect items from our yard.
As part of our ICT learning we have been learning how to use the different effects on Movie Maker. We will use these skills to produce films about air raids later in the term.
This week we had a visit from Wingfield to help with our learning in World War 2. We discussed the use of dance and music in the war and then had a go at doing the Lambeth walk. We had a great time learning the steps!
Our partnership with Wingfield Performance Art department continues this term.
Today 1M went for a walk to our pond area to search for clues and adjectives to describe what Shrek’s swamp might look like . We didn’t see Shrek unfortunately but we found lots of clues, pictures and adjectives to describe his swamp. We write down the different words on a whiteboard and then went […]
To understand Jewish Celebrations, 1/2B respectfully found out about the special meal called Shabbat. We had an alternative, immersive version with bread and cordial (instead of red wine) 🍽
Our Ks1 children love lunchtimes with Mrs Elliott
We were lucky enough to be able to look at some real Royal Mail things today, used by a real postal worker. We had so much fun trying things on. We decided the bag looked so big that we might be able to fit inside, so of course we had to give it a go.
We have the best time today planting Daffodil bulbs all around our pond area ready for spring.
Today 1/2B practised using our arms properly to help with our speed and control while running . We started with warm ups, then took our speed from a jog to a sprint 🏃
This week, we discussed probability and the chance of different things happening! Did you know there is a 1 in 1296 chance of rolling 5 dice and getting the same number on each one? We used this knowledge and our calculation skills to play dice games and see who could score the most points!
This week, 5/6H and 6B have continued their learning based on Real Love Rocks. We have discussed issues such as grooming and how to identify and report this. We want the children to be aware and be able act in any scenario.
We have been learning a new trigraph today, ‘air’. Look at our amazing hot air balloons.
Our Y3/4P children loved cooking club with their Teachers. Mr Parkin and Mrs Foster do make learning fun.
Greasbrough Library – Photograph Competition Physical copies to be handed in to be displayed on the community boards no later than 21st Feb. All our children are members of the library service so it would be lovely for you to enter. Please share your photograph with your child’s class teacher too, we could make a […]
We have been learning about the amazing job that astronauts do. We watched a video of the moon landing and a space shuttle launch. We have really enjoyed using the different areas of provision to extend our knowledge and understanding.
F1 have really enjoyed learning about 2D shape. They have been practising naming shapes and describing their properties. They even made shapes with natural objects and play dough.
We have enjoyed exploring various WW2 texts in our IRE. Oscar and Mark love the reading space so much that you can just see their legs and bodies as they have gotten themselves very comfortable.
We have had a wonderful time exploring scientific vocabulary through silly science. Children have enjoyed making Orange fizz (a chemical reaction in your mouth), making and recognising types of finger prints and creating protective coatings for our delicate egg friends.
In our going bananas club, we explored the Bananagram game, using letter tiles to make words and tried a basic word search 🔍 🔤
Children have had an amazing start to the new topic around ‘The Stone Age’. They have immersed themselves in our new class text and will soon have completed a wonderful diary piece based on this. They have also returned in 2022 with a wonderful attitude to their foundation subject learning .
This week in REY linked to our book of the week we have been identifying familiar objects and properties from our story. The children have been looking at the story with an adult and independently and naming some of the objects in the pictures. Some of our children have also been looking at the action […]
This week we embarked on an archaeological dig to unearth artefacts from the past. We found a pendant from the Stone Age! We then used the skills we learned in History to help us write a diary about an archaeological dig in our Literacy lessons. We love our new topic!
Congratulations to all our winners this week who have produced some outstanding learning. We are so proud of all our learners. Well done Mia and congratulations on winning the Head Teachers Award this week for your enthusiasm for reading.
Chloe has expressed an interest in supporting the Rockingham Early Years children during playtime, she has helped put their coats and gloves on and encouraged them to learn in the mud kitchen. Mrs Sweeney has commented on how helpful and resilient you have been showing kindness and friendship.