Bug Hotel

As part of science week, the children in Herons were asked if they would work with the other KS1 classes to help create a bug hotel for our bugs to shelter them. They have made a super start. We cannot wait to show you what it looks like when it is finished.

 

What did you enjoy the most…

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Brilliant Birds

As part of science week this week, Herons were set a challenge to see if they coulld make a nest as good as birds can. They could only use outdoor materials to help them. They worked together to build a nest to see if it could hold their class bird Squarky.

 

Did you complete the challenge?…

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Polar Explorer Food

As part of science week this week, Herons had to explore and discover which foods would be the best to take to Polar Regions. They had to think about weight and money. They worked together ass polar explorers.

 

Did you complete the challenge? How? What did you find out?

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Mother's Day

Last week in Herons we looked at why we celebrate Mother's Day and looked at different traditions around the world. We also made cards using collage materials.

 

What tradititon was your favourite? Why was it your favourite and what country is it from? How did you make your card?

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World Book in Herons

Last Thursday we celebrated World Book Day. We have been reading lots of different books by Julia Donaldson as she has animals as her characters. We came to school dressed as an animal from one of Julia Donalson books.

 

What did you come as? Which book where you from? Whose was your…

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Pet Day in Herons

Last Wednesday in KS1 we had a fantastic pet day. As we are leaning about animals we spent the day talking and looking at the animals in our home. Mrs Claydon's son George brought in all of his amazing pets for us all to hold. We got to ask him all our questions too. To end our day we could bring…

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World Thinking Day in Herons

On 22nd February each year, it is World Thinking Day. We come dressed in our Rainbows or Beavers uniform to remember the work we do for others. Sophia, Max B and Anabelle C came in their smart uniforms to show the work they do in their clubs. This year the focus is 'Impact' with the symbol a…

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Herons perform their Robot poem

In Herons we have been learning different robot poems. We have been learning them to be able to tell them off by heart and to perform their to a different audience. Ducklings came to watch us perform our poems.

 

What was your favourote robot poem? What did you enjoy most about performing…

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Herons Robot Class Assembly

On Tuesday 6th February, Herons performed their Robot assembly to the whole school and parents. They performed with lots of confidence and enthusisasm.

 

What was your favourite part of the assembly? What was your role in the assembly?

 

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NSPCC Maths Sponsor Day

On Friday 2nd February 2018, we took part in lots of maths challenges, which were based on our timetables to help rais emoney for the NSPCC.

We haD a KS1 last mand standing competition. I am so proud that out of all the 45 year 1 children, Charlotte Wood from our class WON AND out of all the 45…

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Taste Test

In science we are learning about the body. Last week we were finding out all about our 5 senses. Herons classroom was turned into the taste testing room. We had to look at the food and guess what it was or what the flavour was. Next, we had to taste the foods and describe them using adjectives.…

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Herons make robots

Herons have used different construction materials to make robots. This week they are going to use junk modelling materials to make them.

 

Whose is your favourite robot? What did you use to make your robot? What robot features did your robot have?

 

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