Blog by Category: Doves
WHAT TIME IS IT ?
This week in Dove class we have spent lots of time working on seconds, minutes and hours as well as looking at time duration and working out problems linked to analogue and digital clocks. We have played games, created number lines (linked to the hours on the clock) and…
This week we have been non-stop in class and it has been so much fun! Firstly, it has been our outdoor learning week, so we have been able to do some planting and learning with Mrs Hicks. We have also conducted an experiment, dressing jacket potatoes in different materials to see which one was the…
This week, Mr Thorpe organised for a cricket club to come in to school and give us a taster session for what we could expect when learning to play cricket. Even Mrs Davis had a go! We have also enjoyed using census data relating to Thornton-Cleveleys population over the years and inputting this…
This week we looked at patterns and textures and hunted around school and home to find interesting textures.
We then studied Laura Slater's modern patterns and had a go at creating our own.
Finally we looked at patterns on pottery in ancient Rome and designed our own amphoraes.
Here is a…
Our first full week of remote learning was a huge success!
A hughe thank you to the children and grown ups who have worked so hard again this week!
It has been lovely getting to see you on our live zoom sessions and getting to see your fantastic work.
Here is what Doves had to…
Doves have had a fantastic first week of remote learning!
In English they used their researching skills to find out about Roman chariots then set to designing their own.
They have used a variety of materials, from pringle tubes and cardboard boxes to lego and real horses!
We then had a…
What a week!!
Monday we had a lovely day in school looking at natural and manmade patterns to start off our art and DT weeks. Followed by moving to remote learning the rest of the week!
We have been bust making Roman chariots in DT and revising the written methods of addition and subtraction…
Our Star of the Week last Friday was Sophia! Well done Sophia.
This week we have made Christmas cards and wreaths.
In maths we have learnt about perimeter and length and in English we have written a letter to Santa.
By Jack and Lily
This week the Star of the week for Doves is…
Doves blog this week, written by the children.
This week in Maths we have done written division to solve problems and word problems.
In RE we have written a narrative based on the nativity.
In DT we have designed a Stone Age tunic made from animal skins.
In Computing we have made…
This week in Doves we have written a narrative based on ‘The Stone Age boy’, we have had a great time in orienteering and basketball with Mr Sharp and have done lots of reading, art and PSHE based on ‘The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse’ by Charlie Mackesy.
We have also been visited…
Another busy week in Doves!
We have been explaining the water cycle in Science, deducing information from sources in History and drafting newspaper reports in English!
Here is what Doves had to say this week.
“I enjoyed bingo in French” – Holly
“I have enjoyed…
This week Doves made an amazing discovery in our outdoor area!
We found Iron Age artefacts and have started to learn about what a hillfort looked like.
This week for homework I have asked you to comment with 3 interesting Iron Age facts.
You could look in a book or online or tell us…