This week Maple Class have started their science topic ‘animals including humans’. They have learnt about the digestive system and how our bodies digest different foods. They enjoyed drawing around a member of the group before drawing the digestive system and labeling it.
Yesterday afternoon we went to Harmony Woods to plant the trees that we have been looking after in our nursery bed. We had to have an early lunch. We walked up the lane to the woods, taking turns to carry our flag. The volunteers from Andover Trees United helped us to plant our trees. […]
Last Tuesday we had the pleasure of Mrs Lishman, a nurse who came to tell us more about how to stay healthy, our bones and talk about what she does as a nurse and how she helps.
At our school, we chose the theme of ‘Celebrating Uniqueness’. Potato Challenge Each pair had their very own potato to look at closely and notice its unique qualities compared to all the other potatoes! We then created a character profile, maybe naming our potato and creating a life story for it. All the potatoes were […]
Last week the whole school celebrated uniqueness. We discussed what this meant and that it is a positive to be different. On Tuesday, to celebrate, everyone wore odd socks. In Maple Class we collected data about the different socks that people had on and then made a bar chart. The most popular socks were plain. […]
Last Wednesday, Maple Class celebrated their learning about Ancient Egypt with an Egyptian day. The whole class enjoyed dressing up for the day. They made up their own short dance to ‘Walk like an Egyptian’ before performing it to the class. They then participated in various activities from pulling the brains out of Tutankhamun’s nostrils […]
This week we have been thinking about how we are all different and how that makes each one of us special. We all made our own personal books and each day we added something that was special about us. We listened to our friends ideas about why we were special or unique too. ODD SOCK […]
On Monday we held our school council election. In Beech Class we had 12 candidates who all gave a speech to the class, well done to everyone who participated. Many congratulations to Poppy and Josephine who were elected as school Councillors for our class.
On Tuesday we had Odd Sock Day, part of our Celebrating Uniqueness week. Children were allowed to wear odd socks and we counted all the different colours, looked at patterns, etc.
This morning we had the pleasure of Mr. Tamplin an Ambulance Officer come to visit us.We had prepared some questions for him and he spoke about what his role entails as a first responder. We even had the luck of looking at his vehicle, hearing the sirens & seeing the flashing lights. Thankyou […]