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  Poppy Class

Welcome to the Summer Term!

Mrs Roberts and Mrs Henderson were excited to welcome you all back after the Easter Holidays. We are looking forward to starting our new topic, “Growing Together”, which will have a broad focus allowing the children to learn about themselves as part of a group/team, as part of the local community and as part of the country and the wider-world.

As part of this topic we will be taking the children on a walk around the village to look at local buildings and history finishing at the village Hub where we have been invited to look around the library and have a story.

Our Friday morning reading sessions with parents continue this term and we look forward to welcoming you into the classroom to read with your child each week.

Our PE sessions return to their normal Monday and Thursday slots this term (take a look at the photographs below from our special cricket sessions before Easter!). Please can you ensure that your child has a PE kit in school everyday as sometimes the opportunity for additional sessions can occur especially as the weather improves.

Happy New Year!

Mrs Roberts and Mrs Henderson were so pleased to see you all back at school today.  We are excited to start our new topic – Mission: Possible which was inspired by all your curiosity about how things work and wanting to know how things happen – such as, ‘How do cars work?’ and ‘How do volcanoes erupt?’  Watch out for your own weekly mission to explore the answers to these and other questions!

Thank you to all the parents who have been joining us for Friday parent reading from 8.45am-9am.  We have loved this time for shared reading and warmly invite families to join us for this session as often as you can – we look forwards to welcoming you again soon!

Happy New School Year Poppy Class!

Mrs Roberts and Mrs Henderson can’t wait to see you on Thursday!  Our new classroom is looking SO smart and we think you are going to love all the wonderful changes to our school which are now ready for you to explore.

You told us about so many things you would like to learn about that we chose the topic ‘I can show you the world…’ so that we can go on a big international adventure together and learn about so many different countries and cultures.  We’ll even be making some magic carpets on our inspiration day on Thursday 13th September – so look out for some photos to see how we got on.

Helpful Information

  • Mrs Henderson will teach Poppy Class every Monday and Tuesday and Mrs Roberts will teach Poppy Class every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
  • Our PE days this term are on Monday and Thursday.  Please ensure that long hair is tied back on these days and that earrings are out (or can be removed by your child).
  • Forest school will be on a Wednesday afternoon – children will need wellies and long-sleeved, long-legged old clothes plus waterproof trousers and coat please.  Hats and gloves are a good idea in cold weather.  We can only do forest school if we have 2 parent helpers, so if you can spare the time, then please let me know. Starting this spring the class will be split into two groups and have a full afternoon forest school session every other week.
  • Spelling test day is on a Monday.  New spellings will go home on a Tuesday.  Please support your child in learning these each week.

Supporting Children’s Learning at Home

Parental support at home is critical in enabling children to do and be their best at school.  You can support your child at home by:

  • Encouraging them and helping them to read to you AT LEAST 4 TIMES A WEEK.  In Poppy Class we have a ‘book stack challenge’.  Children move up the book stack one book for every time they read at home.  When they reach the top – they get a prize!
  • Read regularly TO your children – this fosters a love of books and stories and gives them access to more advanced language, structures and ideas.   Chat about the books too!
  • Help your child to learn their spellings each week – regular practice will help to embed this learning – as will writing the words into sentences.
  • MATHLETICS – logins will be the same as last year and we will put them in the reading diaries again shortly.  Regular Mathletics is an excellent and fun way to boost mathematical understanding and fluency and really has a positive impact on pupils’ abilities in the classroom.  Please try to fit in a couple of sessions at home each week.

Supporting Children’s Learning in School

In Poppy Class we LOVE having parent helpers and would really encourage you to come and support our learning if you have the time.  Helping can take many forms so please come and speak with us if you are interested in coming in.  Some ideas of how you could support us are:

  • Hearing readers – anytime! (Afternoon preferred if possible)
  • Helping at Forest School – Wednesday Afternoon (we need a minimum of 2 parent helpers for us to be able to go to Forest School)
  • Working with the children on their ‘Silver Star Spellings’ (any afternoon)
  • Sharing a skill/supporting our topic – this term our topic is ‘I can show you the world…’

– but this list is not exhaustive so please have a chat with us if there is another way you would like to get involved

Outdoor classroom day

The half term ended with beautiful sunshine for outdoor classroom day. We spent most of the day doing our learning outside. We sat on the field to write poems about what we could see, hear, smell and feel when looking in the different directions of the compass. We planted seeds and everyone remembered what we learnt in science about what seeds need to grow – nutrients in the soil, water, warmth and, when the shoots emerge, sunlight. We planted sunflowers, nasturtiums and Virginia stocks and we hope they grow over the holiday.  We spent time in forest school and even had some time left to go on the play equipment. What a fun day!

Village walk and library visit.

Poppy class went on a walk round the village  looking at different buildings and comparing them to photographs of the same buildings in the past. We discovered that some buildings still look much the same such as the church and the manor house. Some buildings that used to be shops are now houses such as the old sweet shop and some of the buildings in our photos no longer exist and have been replaced by modern buildings such as the Hoops pub. We also spotted differences such as the traffic lights and the height of the pavements.

We ended our walk at the Hub where we had a tour of the library and found out how to borrow books. We also had a story with some of the volunteers who run the library.

All Stars Cricket

During the spring term we had the opportunity to try the sport of cricket and received coaching from specialist All Stars Cricket coaches. Through lots of different games we learnt the basic skills of throwing, catching, fielding, batting and teamwork as well as having lots of fun!

Our trip to Cambridge Science Centre

We visited Cambridge Science Centre and took part in a workshop to build our very own land yacht. Once we had made the basic vehicle we were able to work creatively with our partners to design the sail. We then tested our land yachts and raced them to see which sail designs worked better than others.  We also had chance to explore all the other science exhibits at the Centre and collected stamps on our Mission Cards when we had completed certain activities. Thank you to all the grown-ups who came with us and helped to make this a really exciting trip.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Science Week

For Science Week we carried out two different experiment related to our work on materials and their properties.

The first one was called “leaky aliens” and we had to decide which materials would be best to use to make a nappy for an alien. We agreed that a nappy had to be able to absorb water so we tested different materials to see how absorbent they were. We used syringes to measure the water and tested felt, paper, cardboard, plastic and towelling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We concluded that the nappy should be made of towelling inside and plastic on the outside because towelling is very absorbent and plastic is waterproof.

The second experiment was based on a marble run and we came up with our own questions to answer. Some children decided to test balls made of different materials to see if they were faster or slower than a glass marble down the run. Other groups tested whether the marble travelled faster or slower when the run was lined with different materials. For example cotton wool or felt.

 

 

 

 

We found that the smoother the surface the faster the marble went and we found that a ball of blutac rolls slower than a glass marble.

 

World Book Day

We all enjoyed dressing up as characters from books for World Book Day 2019. We also hosted parents and younger siblings in our class Reading Café where we chose what to read from a menu. For starters we had Story Openers and talked about what might happen next. For main course there was a choice of Delicious character descriptions or Tasteful setting descriptions and then for dessert there was a selection of poetry. Thank you to all the parents and carers who came along to our café.

 

Maths parent workshop

What a fantastic turn-out we had to our parent workshop today!  Thank you so much to all the grown-ups who were able to join us on our maths treasure hunt.  A great time was had by all using our maths skills to find the answers to amazing facts – and collecting letters on the way to determine where we would find our hidden treasure.

Did you know that, laid end-to-end, the number of lego bricks sold in a year would reach more than 50 ÷ 10 times around the world?

Here are some photos of us on our ‘Mission: Possible’

       

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow……

An opportunity to play in the snow is not to be missed and so Poppy Class wrapped up warmly and had a lovely time enjoying our very own winter wonderland.  Not really enough for a snowman today – but fingers crossed there’ll be more to come!

 

Mission: Possible Inspiration Day

On Friday 4th January, year 2 launched their new topic – Mission: Possible – with an exciting inspiration day.  The children (and staff) came to school dressed as spies – or in disguise – and we set to work to make our own ‘spy identities’ complete with fingerprint recognition.  Next we had great fun using a secret code to write compliments to a secret recipient.  After play, the children were ‘imagineers’ and worked in groups on a ‘Wallace and Grommit’ style invention challenge where they had to create an ingenious machine which would make life easier – either with a ‘grabbing’, ‘mixing’ or ‘sweeping’ action.  The children were incredibly inventive and created everything from hovering floor and cobweb sweepers to automatic cake makers and self-drive-and-grab shopping trollies.  Our future is in safe – and very imaginative – hands!

 

Pizza making

To round off our journey around the world on our magic carpets, we made a final stop in Italy to find out about pizza! We learnt about the ingredients, recipe and methods involved and then we all got to make individual pizzas from scratch. We had great fun weighing, kneading, rolling and adding our favourite toppings. Finally, we designed our own pizza boxes to take our cooked pizzas home –  buon appetito!

Dressed in Spots for Children In Need 2018

A trip back in time to commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1

On Thursday 15th November we had a day in school to celebrate 100 years since the end of World War 1.  We all dressed up and experienced school as it would have been for children then.  We wrote on slates, recited times tables, memorised a poem and then did a ‘drill’ for PE.  It was a lot of fun, but we decided at the end that we preferred school as it is now!

 

Reading Parent Workshop

Thank you to all the parents who joined us for our reading workshop.  It really was fantastic to see you all and to share a learning experience with you.  We had great fun reading descriptive passages and then bringing them to life through our art work.  We had to read really carefully to make sure that we included all the details in our water colours.

Parents are welcome to join us from 8.45am-9am every Friday to read with their child in class.  We have a different theme each week!

Harvest Festival at All Saints Church, Melbourn

Well done Poppy Class – you contributed an amazing amount of food for our local food bank!  It was also a lovely opportunity to reflect on how lucky we are – and on the importance of sharing.

Launching our new topic ‘I can show you the world…’ with a round-the-world inspiration day.

 

Origami frogs from Japan.

 

 

 

 

 

Learning to write Mandarin from China

 

 

Playing steel drums from the Caribbean

 

 

 

 

We also had fun using the green screen to transport ourselves to far away lands.

Can work out where we are?

 

 

 

 

 

In the afternoon we used wool and ribbon to weave our very own magic carpets.  Who knows where they will take us as we continue our learning adventure around the world…..?

 

Celebrating the Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

We had an AMAZING day!  We all got dressed into our best clothes and went to the church for the wedding service.  Each class had a role in making the wedding perfect.  Year 2 were the official wedding photographers!  After the service we returned to school and all celebrated with a wedding reception on the playground.  It was awesome – and a day we will never forget.

 

Summer Term 2018

Climb on board, Poppy Class as we embark on a learning journey ‘To Infinity and Beyond….’

Inspiration Day –  and Poppy Class are dressed for adventure!

We all dressed up and explored space within a mobile planetarium.  We learned so much about the universe and the planets and we even got to hold a real meteorite!  We were really surprised to find that it smelt like metal coins.  In the afternoon we had lots of fun making artwork to turn our classroom into a space-themed galaxy.  Our curious minds can’t wait to find out more as we continue our topic over the coming weeks…

 

Out Trip to London Zoo

We went to visit London Zoo in March to experience a Rainforest Climate and to look at the plants and animals which grow and live there.  We had a brilliant day.

Parent Workshop – Maths Treasure Hunt

Thank you to all the parents who joined us for our Rainforest Maths Treasure Hunt today.  It was lovely to see so many children so excited to be doing maths together.  Here are a few photos from our afternoon:

Spring Term 2018 – Happy New Year

Welcome back, Poppy Class – I hope that you have had a magical Christmas break full of family, friends and fun.

You told us that you would like to learn about animals – especially dangerous or unusual ones – so our topic this term is ‘RAINFOREST’.  We will get our topic off to an exciting start on Friday with our colourful and creative inspiration day – photos to follow, so watch this space!

Inspiration Day

Don’t we look fabulous in our colourful clothes!  In the morning we made colourful parrots to decorate our classroom and then used musical instruments to create a ‘sound picture’ of the Rainforest.

In forest school we used face paint to camouflage ourselves – or to turn ourselves into rainforest animals.  We also made dens and water gauges.


 

 

 

Helpful Information

  • Mrs Daniel will teach Poppy Class every Thursday whilst I have time in school to fulfil my SENCo role.
  • Our PE days this term are on Monday and Thursday.  Please ensure that long hair is tied back on these days and that earrings are out (or can be removed by your child).
  • Forest school will be on a Friday afternoon – children will need wellies and long-sleeved, long-legged old clothes plus waterproof trousers and coat please.  Hats and gloves are a good idea in cold weather.  We can only do forest school if we have 2 parent helpers, so if you can spare the time, then please let me know.
  • Spelling test day is on a Wednesday.  New spellings will go home on a Thursday.  Please support your child in learning these each week.

Supporting Children’s Learning at Home

Parental support at home is critical in enabling children to do and be their best at school.  You can support your child at home by:

  • Encouraging them and helping them to read to you AT LEAST 4 TIMES A WEEK.  In Poppy Class we have a ‘book stack challenge’.  Children move up the book stack one book for every time they read at home.  When they reach the top – they get a prize!
  • Read regularly TO your children – this fosters a love of books and stories and gives them access to more advanced language, structures and ideas.   Chat about the books too!
  • Help your child to learn their spellings each week – regular practice will help to embed this learning – as will writing the words into sentences.
  • MATHLETICS – logins will be the same as last year and we will put them in the reading diaries again shortly.  Regular Mathletics is an excellent and fun way to boost mathematical understanding and fluency and really has a positive impact pupil’s abilities in the classroom.  We will do Mathletics once a week in school – but try to fit in a couple of sessions at home each week too.

Supporting Children’s Learning in School

In Poppy Class we LOVE having parent helpers and would really encourage you to come and support our learning if you have the time.  Helping can take many forms so please come and speak with me if you are interested in coming in.  Some ideas of how you could support us are:

  • Hearing readers – anytime! (Afternoon preferred if possible)
  • Helping at Forest School – Friday Afternoon (we need a minimum of 2 parent helpers for us to be able to go to Forest School)
  • Working with the children on their ‘Silver Star Spellings’ (Mon. Tues, Thurs or Fri afternoon)
  • Sharing a skill/supporting our topic – this term our topic is ‘Marvellous Medicine’

– but this list is not exhaustive so please have a chat with me if there is another way you would like to get involved.

Autumn Term 2017

Welcome back to school – and welcome to Poppy Class!  We have so many exciting learning adventures planned for this term, inspired by our topic ‘Marvellous Medicine’!  We will be meeting a real nurse and finding out more about her role in the hospital; learning about Florence Nightingale and the differences in hospitals in the past; reading ‘George’s Marvellous Medicine’ by Roald Dahl and looking scientifically about how our bodies work and how we can keep them healthy. We will post photos on this page of the exciting things we have done so come back and have a look!

Fun in the Snow!

 

Dressing up as our ‘thing’ for Children in Need

On Friday 17th November the children all dressed up as their ‘thing’ for Children in Need – which linked beautifully to our anti-bulling message of the week: ‘All Different, All Equal’.  It was fantastic to see the many interests and talents which our children have outside of school:

Parent Workshop: Reading

Thank you to all those parents who joined us at our reading workshop:


Inspiration Day – Marvellous Medicine

We looked fabulous in our amazing outfits!

       A nurse came to tell us all about her job in the hospital.  We helped her to check and treat her poorly teddy and we learned how to call 999 and put someone in the recovery position.

After play we made bacteria and viruses out of plasticine and put them in a petri dish like real scientists!

 

 

In the afternoon we made funny bones pictures and counted our heartbeat in PE.  We had a fabulous day and feel really inspired to learn more about our exciting topic.

Spring Term 2017

Happy New Year Poppy Class!  I hope you have all had a magical Christmas and are rested and ready to continue growing your brains in 2017!

Our topic this term is called ‘Home and Away’ and we will be exploring the differences between Melbourn where we live and Melbourne in Australia – 10,480 miles away!  We will start by comparing how we celebrate Christmas and considering what Christmas in the summer would be like!  This topic will give us lots of opportunities to develop our geography and science skills.

As always – if  you can spare any time at all to come and help in Poppy Class then that would be very welcome.  Please speak to Mrs Roberts.

During our inspiration day we had the chance to learn about – and touch – some animals which are similar to those found in Australia….

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Here is Thomas playing the didgeridoo:

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Autumn Term 2016

Poppy class have made a fantastic start to the school term and have settled in really well.  We have been busy getting to know each other and thinking about our Golden School Rules.  I have been really impressed with how super Poppy class are at understanding and following these rules.

USEFUL INFORMATION:

Our PE days this term are Wednesday and Friday.  Please make sure that earrings are out and that long hair is tied back.  It is helpful if children can keep their PE kit in school at all times please in case of extra sessions.

Poppy class forest school will be on a Thursday (10.45-12.15).  Children will need trousers and long-sleeved tops, wellies and waterproof clothing.   WE NEED A PARENT HELPER FOR FOREST SCHOOL, SO PLEASE COME AND SPEAK TO MRS ROBERTS IF YOU ARE INTERESTED.

WE WOULD ALSO LOVE IT IF ANY PARENTS OR GRANDPARENTS COULD SPARE SOME TIME TO COME IN AND HEAR THE CHILDREN READ.   PLEASE COME AND SPEAK TO MRS ROBERTS.

Our Nativity Production: The Grumpy Sheep

We put on a fantastic production for our friends and family called ‘The Grumpy Sheep’.  There was a buzz of excitement in the classroom before each performance and the children did us proud with their expert acting, brilliantly rehearsed lines and stunning angel dance.  Well done Poppy Class and the rest of year 1/2.

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Design and Technology Bridge Project.

We have been doing a design and technology project to build a bridge to help a polar explorer cross a huge crack in the ice.  We had to work out how to make a paper bridge which was strong, sturdy and stableHere are some of our designs:

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The Firemen Come to School.

On Friday 7th October, we were really lucky to have a fire-engine come to our school to help us learn more about our topic ‘Fire and Ice’.  When Poppy Class got out there, we had a quick look before they had just had a 999 call and so we saw how quickly and efficiently they can pack up the engine ready to go!  It was fascinating.

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National Poetry Day

A big thank you to all the family and friends who joined us at forest school for some poetry fun.  Poppy Class really enjoyed performing to you all – especially our diamond poem about fire, which we had written as a class:

Fire

Flames, Smoke,

Roaring, smoking, scorching.

Red, yellow and orange blazing sparks.

Sizzling, popping, fizzing,

Fries, boils,

Ashes.

Here we are performing our poem:

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Photos from our Inspiration Day – Fire and Ice.

We had a wonderful day to launch our new topic – Fire and Ice.  The children decorated biscuits and learned some campfire songs, they painted fire – with ice, and they discovered the best way to build a fire in the wild.  At the end of the morning we all sat around a real campfire, ate our biscuits and sang  the songs we had learned.  The silliest song was ‘Old MacDonald had a Fish Farm’ – but we also sang ‘London’s Burning’ foo as a link to the historical aspect of our topic.

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Roald Dahl Day – Tuesday 13th September

Look at us all looking lickswishy in our wondercrump Roald Dahl character costumes!

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Summer Term 2016

SWIMMING

Poppy Class will be swimming this term and our days/times are:

Tuesday – 1pm-2pm

Thursday – 11am – 12pm

Please make sure that your child has their swimming kit in school on those days.

WE URGENTLY NEED PARENT HELPERS FOR THESE SESSIONS – PLEASE SPEAK TO MRS ROBERTS IF YOU ARE ABLE TO SPARE THE TIME.

 

Our Inspiration Day

Here are some photos of the fun we had on our ‘Weird, Wild and Wonderful’ inspiration day:

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We dressed in our brightest colours to reflect the flowers which grow in our parks and gardens.

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Then we got busy decorating our classroom using different resources and techniques to create real – and imagined – flowers.  Our classroom now looks fantastic!

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We created special labels for our plant pot – and then in it we planted a sunflower seed.  The sunflower seed in our classroom is now already 7cm tall!  Here we are planting our seeds:

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Finally we learned all about carnivorous plants: Venus Fly Traps and Pitcher Plants.  They are plants which trap and digest insects in order to grow!  We made some Venus Fly Traps out of card to remind us about what we had found out.

Hello Poppy Class!  I hope you are having a lovely Easter break and have been able to get out and enjoy the sunshine.  We will be starting a new topic this term called:

Weird, Wild and Wonderful!

We will be learning all about the amazing world of plants and how they grow – and even growing some plants of our own!  Maybe you could have a look in your garden or a park near you and have a look at what’s growing there?  Can you spot any new plants poking up through the soil or growing new leaves or shoots?  I would love to hear about what you find….

 

Spring Term 2016

Our Day Out in Hunstanton!

On Tuesday 15th March we all went on the coach to Hunstanton to have a picnic on the beach and visit the Aquarium there.

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It was amazing to see so many of the sea creatures we have been learning about…..

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An expert from the Sea Life Centre gave us a talk about starfish and crabs – and we then had a chance to touch them!

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It was a fantastic day and we all came back happily exhausted from our adventure to the seaside.

February 2016:

We have had a busy and fun-packed half term!  Here are some of the things we have been up to:

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We have had Mrs Blackhurst teaching us art this term.  She is an amazing artist and has taught us how to draw different sea creatures….

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…. and how to use collage to create this amazing display:

DSC09282 Every Friday we have been down to Forest School to enjoy and explore the out-of-doors.  We have done lots of things including building ‘look-out’ towers for the little people so that they can spot any clumsy dragons coming and identifying trees by looking closely at their bark.  On 5th February we took part in the RSPB Great British Bird watch.  We put food out for the birds:

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– and then we hid really quietly to see what we might see…

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We saw mostly pigeons and blackbirds.

In maths we have been exploring arrays in order to develop our understanding of multiplication.

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Have a lovely half term Poppy Class and come back refreshed for another half term of learning fun – and our trip to the Hunstanton Aquarium 🙂

Happy New Year Poppy Class!  I am Mrs Roberts and I am thrilled to be your new teacher.  I am looking forwards to getting to know you all – and to all the learning adventures we will go on together.

Our new topic this term is:

Sea

Explore

Adventure

Learn

We got off to a fun start with our inspiration day – look at all the amazingly imaginative costumes we wore!

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We all wrote a question about the ocean or it’s creatures which we would like to find out about during our topic.  For example:

– Where are a starfish’s eyes?

– How big is a humpback whale?

– How do fish breathe?

– Why do crabs walk sideways?

We are looking forwards to finding out the answers to our questions as we explore our topic over the coming weeks – starting with a focus on sharks!

Poppy class would LOVE to have some more parent helpers!  There are so many things which you might be able to help us to do if you can spare a little time.  We would love to have more parents in to read with the children, to play some maths games, to get creative or to help with spelling lists.  Please do speak to Mrs Roberts if you are tempted and would like to talk it through 🙂

 

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Autumn Term 2015

Forest school is a new addition to our curriculum in KS1 and in Poppy class, we absolutely LOVE it! It’s a great opportunity to learn new skills, use our imaginations and interact with our friends!

Here are some pictures of what we’ve been up to.

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“I love Forest school because you learn new things about nature. My favourite tree is the Ash tree.” – R.

“I’m really proud of the house I made from sticks as we spent ages building the walls. We used gigantic sticks as hammers and bark to shield the little people from the wind” – H & M.

 

 

Welcome back!

This half term, our topic is ‘Who do you think you are?’ Over the summer holiday, we collected items that represent us to share with our new class. We have been exploring our boxes and explaining our items.

After exploring our culture in Britain, inspiration day took us all over the world! We flew to Kenya to learn traditional dancing with Bongo drums, India to taste many different foods and Australia to make Aboriginal art.

Spring Term

Sunshine Treat!

On Thursday 22nd January Mr Rainbow visited KS1. He was hilarious and showed us some amazing magic tricks!

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This term our topic is ‘Out of this World!’

We have been exploring the Solar System and even took a trip to the moon!

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Before we flew to the moon, we had astronaut training where we learnt about Jupiter, Saturn, Mars, Earth and the International Space Station.

Here’s our research team discovering what the conditions are like on different planets!

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We practised driving Apollo 11. Here are our Pilots preparing for Blast Off! We’re sure Neil Armstrong would be proud!

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As a class we acted out the Space Race and couldn’t believe that a dog and chimp went into space first! We have been asking lots of questions about Astronaut’s and it was great to learn about the International Space Station. We learnt how astronauts eat, sleep and wash. We even got to try some astronaut dehydrated food in our space café on inspiration day!IMG_0304

We have also been working with soft pastels to create vibrant space pictures. First we practised our skills on paper, experimenting with smudging and colour mixing.

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Then, we copied our design onto black card!

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We have lots more learning about Space to do yet! We look forward to keeping you updated during our Astronaut training!

“This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.”

Autumn Term

Welcome to Poppy Class!

This term our topic is Build it High! On the 10th September we had an inspiration day. This is what the children thought of it…

“We had lots of fun playing team building games. We had to get through a hoop while holding hands,” – Emily.

“We played lots and lots of team building games, they were amazing!” – Emma and Matthew.

“We went to the hub and we saw different houses and the Church. I loved it,” – Freddie.

“The Church was built 1000 years ago, it was tremendous!” – Stanley.

“The year 1s and year 2s all lined up on the field together to see who could make the longest line. It was about 100 metres, it was flabagasting!” – Harry.DSCF1491DSCF1477