As part of our topic learning about The Great Fire of London, the children used their interviewing techniques to make a news report video. After carefully thinking about suitable witnesses and questions to ask, they worked as a team to record each other as roving reporters. Here are a couple of examples: Children’s news reporting […]
This week linked to our book of the week Goldilocks and the three bears 🐻. We are been looking at following simple instructions – positional language . The children have placed baby bear in a number of different places in relation to his bowl . The children have shown great listening and understanding skills in […]
This week some of our children have been looking at phase 1 letters and sounds aspect 4 rhythm and rhyme . The children have been identifying picture card clues and matching them to objects and sounds that rhyme . We have also looked at phase 1 aspect 3 body percussion following a rhythm and beat […]
Mrs Oram is supporting positive play in KS1 and created some fabulous scavenger hunts on our playground. The children have loved them and can’t wait to start making their own.
We spent time outdoors today, feeling calm and relaxed. We really concentrated on 5 things we noticed, 4 things we could touch, 3 things we could hear, 2 things we could smell and 1 thing we could taste. We enjoyed sharing our experiences and ideas.
Our F2 children have been inspired to write with the help of our nee addition to F2. Here they are celebrating his arrival.
This week in French we have been starting to learn the vocabulary for different jobs. We looked at a matching game to help us remember the different terms.
To investigate different ratios, we looked at smarties and looked to see if the ratios of colours were the same. We found some matching ratios between packets but they were not all the same. It was also helpful for us to simplify a ratio.
Children really enjoyed today’s practical maths session with Mr Hood. They looked carefully at the ratio of colours in a Smartie tube. By the end of the session children not only could they talk about ratio clearly, they were adamant they wanted to write to Nestle to complain about the unfair quantities seen in each […]
Our F2 children are so excited about our baby Chicks, we have seen little holes today and heard chirping sounds, not long left now. We hope they arrive safely.
We are so proud of our Year3/4Children who are learning to play the drums. They have been working on rhythm and pulse and collectively produced some fabulous sounds.
Today we celebrated our children’s successes during special mentions. A wonderful assembly. We are so proud of you all.
A fabulous CPD session delivered by Martin Harvey, we can’t wait for next week when we are exploring Water colours.
Feeding the chickens is an absolute joy, although they did get somewhat excited when we opened the gate! Luckily, we had kind assistance from some of the older children and we were able to give them clean water and checked they had plenty of food.
Today our Teachers really enjoyed some Art CPD, focussing on drawing skills. We can’t wait to take this back into the classrooms. Thank you Martin Harvey.
Our Early Years children really enjoy visiting our school hall for their physical development. They have been learning how to roll, creep and crawl. Some wonderful gross motor skills were evident today.
Our children are so excited to see the changes that are happening daily to our LEAF centre – Leading Endeavours for Aspirational futures. We can’t wait to follow its journey and create a fabulous Nurture provision for the children of Rotherham.
The children have painted amazing pictures of the characters from Red Riding Hood. They explored colour mixing and adding detail such as facial expressions. Can you guess who they have painted?
This week in F1 we have been exploring healthy eating. We named different types of food and sorted them into healthy and unhealthy.
This week in Early years for the book Goldilocks and the three bears we have been thinking how baby baby felt when he saw that all his porridge had gone ,how he may have felt when he saw his chair broken as well thinking how he may feel getting out in the forest with his […]
Over the last few weeks we’ve been building our skills in Netball. We’ve focused on passing & moving, losing a defender, shooting and communication.
This week we have been researching foods for healthy smoothies so that we can use them for leaving events later in the year. The testing was for flavour combinations and looking at the health benefits of the fruit so that we can then design smoothies and test out how they taste.
Well done to Y3/4Pfor acting out the role play of how Eyam was infected by the plague.
We designed and created a printing block today that allowed us to practise some relief printing in Y2 👍🏻😀
Today in our booster club we looked at addition. We used concrete objects to add 2 numbers together. We are becoming much more confident with it now.
Today 6B has tried a wide range of fruit, taking notice of the tastes, textures and combinations of flavours. Children carefully considered which fruits would work best in smoothies and started to plan a new product. They then researched the health benefits for their chosen fruits as our topic is all about me and our […]
The children in baking club enjoyed making delicious smartie cookies. We measured out the ingredients, mixed them together and baked them in the oven!
Over the last 3 weeks the children have been learning about numbers 11-20. We went on a number hunt outside this week to find teen numbers, we wrote down the ones we could found, there were lots!
The children in F2 have enjoyed a dance for international dance day, we looked at different types of dance including samba and street dance!