All the children in Maple Class have been learning how to use a pencil to create a drawing, by creating an outline & by shading.
Year 2 had great fun collecting woodland treasures this week. They brought their woodland treasures back to the classroom and stuck them on strips of cardboard to make woodland crowns.
As some of the children in Maple Class were feeling a little anxious about moving up into Year 3, we decided it would be a nice idea to spend some time discussing our worries. With the help of the story, The Curious Caterpillar & The Invisible String, we were all able to reflect upon our … Continue reading
Thank you to all the parents & carers that came along to our Express Event this morning. All the children had great fun painting their papier-mâché mini beasts.
We have watched them grow from tiny caterpillars, to large caterpillars. We have seen them form a chrysalis, and watched them emerge as beautiful butterflies. Although we have all become quite attached, today it was time to set them free!
In science this morning we investigated where snails like to live. We collected snails, placed them in the school grounds then observed where they travelled to. We found that the majority of the snails preferred to live in the shaded long grass.
Well done to Baylee for always displaying excellent behaviour at lunchtime. A well deserved golden ticket!
Well done Evie for independently solving a division word problem, using pictures to help you share equally.
The children in Maple Class, were extremely excited to see our first butterfly emerge, from its chrysalis, in the middle of our maths lesson this morning. Throughout the afternoon, a further four butterflies emerged! We have five butterflies still in their chrysalis’. We will see what tomorrow brings…
This week in Maple Class the children will be planning & writing a poem on a minibeast. In order to support our poetry we spent the afternoon researching facts about our chosen minibeast.