We have enjoyed learning about Spring this week, particularly about how plants and flowers grow. We have planted our own tomato seeds that we will monitor as they grow and we have planted daffodils that are in our classroom. We learnt all the different parts of a flower or plant and how to care for […]
Here’s what the slices of bread are looking like on day 8…
This morning year 3 celebrated winning the class standards competition by having a film morning. We watched the film ‘Inside Out’ with popcorn and drinks. Everyone had a great time and enjoyed the film. Which emotion was your favourite?
Germination! We are investigating what conditions seeds need to germinate. We are carrying out fair tests to find out what conditions cress seeds will germinate. We will keep a record of how well our seeds germinate and keep you posted!
Our Foundation Stage children are coming on leaps and bounds in their phonics lessons. We start by developing listening skills, training our ears to hear sounds. When we are ready we can then begin learning letter sounds (phonemes) and practising reading and writing them. Once we know lots of phonemes we can begin to orally […]
Over the first few days of our experiment nothing much has happened. However, this morning we noticed mould beginning to grow on one of the slices of bread…we were very surprised at which one it was! Take a look!
Last week Year 6 set up an investigation to find out how personal hygiene affects mould growth – we will be taking pictures each day of the three slices of bread to see which moulds the quickest. As you can see, on the first day they all looked exactly the same. Which do you think […]
Wow! What a day we’ve had celebrating Chinese New Year. Even though we had belated celebrations we certainly had a fun filled day. In the morning we worked in our classroom completing lots of Chinese themed activities including making Year of the Monkey cards, learning how to write Chinese numerals and letters and playing a […]
Here are a few photos to show some of the fun things we have done this week. We have started to learn about local industries in Yorkshire and have visited the coal mining museum. Also, we celebrated the Chinese New Year!