4th Jan 2018
Laurel class came to visit us in birch and showed us some stories they had written and illustrated. Laurel children read them to us and birch class had the opportunity to ask questions about the stories. We really enjoyed listening to the stories and learnt a lot
28th Sep 2017
Across the Fields, sung by key stage 2 in our singing lessons. The second half is sung as a round.
3rd Jul 2017
Should the Rainforest be cut down? The class have researched points for and against cutting the rainforest down for home learning and are now listening to others points. What do you think? The class will use these ideas for discussion text later in the week.
25th Apr 2017
Our new topic is Programming in ICT. Today we started programming Bee Bots on the IPads and giving instructions to the Blue Bots to control them through the maze. The class worked both independently and in groups and had to debug their instructions as they went along. See if you can tell from the pictures […]
19th Apr 2017
The class have been learning about solids, liquids and gases. This week they have been learning about what evaporation is and what causes condensation. They had to explain what happens to the water when washing is on the line then the children looked at what happens to the window when hot water is put in […]
14th Mar 2017
Today we made our own wattle. We had to cut down slim branches and cut off the leaves before we weaved with them. We decided that teepee’s were easier and quicker although wattle would have lasted longer.
14th Mar 2017
Everyone is enjoying tag rugby and we are playing fun games to practice our tagging and throwing.
8th Mar 2017
We learnt about gases today by predicting what would happen to raisins in a glass of lemonade. We had fun watching!
28th Feb 2017
We went into the forest to learn about how Stone Age people used to live. We looked at real artefacts and learned how they would use them. The children pretended they were hunters and gatherers and went quietly through the forest and we also made charcoal to draw our cave paintings with. […]
23rd Feb 2017
To link in with our PE, we were very lucky in 3 Laurel to have two of our classmates Mums in to talk to us about Divali and to let us try some Indian food. It was delicious!