2 Sycamore Category

Battle of Hastings

KS1 took part in a workshop about the Battle of Hastings. We played Anglo Saxon games and learnt different battle strategies.  

Easter in the Woods

On our way into the woods today, the children had to find the matching parts of their eggs.         But, when we got to Forest School, we found that the naughty squirrels had stolen the poor Easter Bunny’s eggs and hidden them around the woods.   Fortunately the clever Easter Bunny had used […]

Reversible and irreversible changes

Today we have been thinking about revisable and irreversible change as part of our material topic.  We melted chocolate, cooked popping corn, melted ice and cooked toast on the fire.  Which ones were reversible and which ones were irreversible?

Stories in Familiar setting

In sycamore class for our English work we have been looking at stories in familiar settings.  We made Knuffle Bunny and learned the story off by heart using talk for writing.  We retold the story and then we wrote our own versions.  We changed the story settings and the lost toy.  We made story maps, […]

Senses walk

For our science this week, we have been learning about our 5 senses. We went on a senses walk around school to describe what we could see, touch, smell and hear. We had lots of fun!

Year 2 Well-Being Workshop

The children in Year 2 had a workshop about 5 ways to well-being. They were learning that the brain and the body are connected so it’s very important to look after them both. The children had a chance to make each of the ways to well- being familiar to them by taking part in different […]

Wellbeing Year 1

Today we were very lucky to have a wellbeing workshop learning how to look after our bodies and minds. We had lots of fun taking part in various activities linked to learning, being active, giving to others, taking notice and connecting with others.  

London landmarks artwork

In Sycamore class the children have been working hard on drawing London landmarks. This links to our topic on London this term. We had a go at copying one first. Then we had a go at drawing our own. We drew them using step by step instructions. Then we had a go at drawing our […]

London Topic

In Key Stage One our topic this term is ‘London’. We will be looking at geography and history based around London. We will be learning about the Great Fire of London. We have the pudding lane bakery in the classroom and the children have been having fun baking in the oven and completing lots of […]

Identifying trees

We are learning to identify trees by their leaves. We can find the leaves that match the trees on our playground. We tried using size but it does not always help us   This our newly planted oak tree and it is a lot smaller than the other oak trees but e found that the […]