Year 1

Animal Models

In Willow Class today, we spent the day making models of animals using all of our recycling. The children started off by planning which animal they wanted to make, then made it and painted it in their groups.  

Animal hunt

Today we went on an animal hunt to see what animals we could find in the woodlands and on the field. The children marked off each animal they saw in a Tally Chart and then created their own pictograms.

More fun in Maple Class…

Willow Class had another fun day in Year 2.  All the children impressed the adults in Maple Class with their character descriptions of the Yoga Ogre.  We then spent some time learning and practising our 2 times tables in preparation for September.  This afternoon we completed some artwork and activities for our first topic in Continue reading

Willow Class try out Year 2!

The children in Willow Class spent the afternoon in Year 2.  The children took turns telling the adults in class something interesting about themselves. They then completed a piece of jigsaw puzzle telling everyone what they like to do.  The pieces will be joined together and put up in the cloakroom in September.  Afterwards, we Continue reading

Vowel Bats

As the weather has been so nice, we decided to take our learning outside. We have been learning about which letters are vowels by listening to a very catchy song called ‘Vowel Bats.’ The children wrote the five vowels on whiteboards and placed them around the playground. Every time I called a vowel, the children Continue reading

Lettuce Tasting

For the past couple of moths, Year 1 have been growing a variety of plants and vegetables. This week, we tasted some of the lettuces, I think it’s safe to say everyone enjoyed them!