Blog Category: Doves
This week we have loved learning more about the Ancient Egyptians!
We have discovered why the River Nile was so important, we have learned about Howard Carter and his AMAZING discovery, we have learned about the Egyptian Gods and we have finally found out who King Tutankhamun…
Today is Roald Dahl Day!
In Doves we have enjoyed talking about our favourite Roald Dahl books and learning about his fantastic career. Can you remember any facts about him?
This afternoon we enjoyed talking about Charlie and the chocolate factory. We talked about the story, watched a…
Wow! What a fantastic week we have had back in school!
I am so proud of all the Doves. Everyone has come back to school with a big smile and ready to learn.
We have been extremely busy getting to know all of our new class friends, we have drawn self portraits and decided on our new class…
Doves had a fabulous sports day on Tuesday; the weather was hot but the children kept hydrated and enjoyed cheering on their teams in the shade. Mrs Davis and Mr Powell even joined in!
Last Friday we had a wonderful day on the field; we went on an angle hunt, a leaf hunt (identifying leaves and seeing if we could work out what tree it was), minibeast hunts so we could classify any that we found! We also enjoyed following tracks and creating our own in the afternoon. This week we…
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…