Exploring the frost and ice

Today we took advantage of the wonderful Winter weather and went outside to have some fun. The children loved smashing the ice and taking it indoors to explore the effects of the warm classroom. 

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A full week with Buddy

Last week, Buddy spent his first full week in Herons' class.

He made a huge teddy bear and brought it back from the workshop, he tried to help us decorate the Christmas tree, he delivered a Santa Cam from Father Christmas, he got stuck on the maths wall when putting up a certificate and he…

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This week in Parrots

Please look at the photographs showing what we have been doing this week and leave your comments! We have impressed Mrs Claydon with our work on data handling: we sorted information given to us; we collected our own information and presented it in tally charts/tables; we sorted presents for Father…

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Tricky word hopscotch

We are continuing to learn our tricky words, both indoors and out! The children love playing tricky word hopscotch, challenging themselves to read words faster each time. 

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Exploring ice

Today some of the children braved the cold and went outside to search for hailstones. The children discussed how it felt and the effects of holding it in their warm hands. We even had a mini snowball fight! 

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Our funny Elf

Last night we think that Lucky had a disco tea party. When we arrived this morning we found Lucky having a tea party with Teddy and Robbie Robin. It looks like they had fun and they had some tasty food and drinks. We think they have been eating mince pies.

 

 

What do you think Lucky…

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Problem Solving Day in Herons

Today was maths problem solving day and we loved it in Herons class.

We had to solve the problem of sorting out the natural materials outside into a pictogram. We sorted out the leaves, bark, twigs and stones.

We also had the problem of interpreting our data from our tally chart. We needed…

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Owls Outdoor Homework

Part of Owls homework this week was to go on an outdoor walk and observe the things that you see at this time of the year. Below is a selection of the photos that children sent into school.  

What did you notice about the outdoors at this time of year?  Is this season your favourite?  Why/why…

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Problem Solving in Hawk Class

Well done Hawks for some fantastic problem solving. You all worked well to a budget and managed to recalcualte when given specific items to buy, applying your methods accurately. 

      

  

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*Doves' Problem Solving Day

The children in Doves were presented with a problem:   Father Christmas’ toy workshop has broken down and there are only 19 days left before Christmas day!!! Father Christmas needs your help. You are tasked with: Finding as many toys as you can and adding up the price to see how much you have…

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This week in Parrots

We have had fun this week using our measuring skills to help Mrs Hicks cut lots of sticks to the correct length for our huge Christmas pudding! We also solved problems using length to create straw trees with Miss Ashall. We enjoyed putting amounts of money into coin bags and filling out paying in…

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Buddy eats the Advent chocolate!

Buddy had a mission sent  by Father Christmas to deliver Advent calendars, but when we turned up to school there was chocolates all over the classroom floor. We could not believe that he ate the chocolates. Luckily, the cakes sent for Miss H and Mrs C hadn't been…

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