Blog Category: Kestrels
3rd - 7th February 2020
Another busy week in Kestrels class this week with some different adults helping us with our learning. In our Maths lessons we have been learning about different units of measure, how to read them and how to convert between them.
In our writing we have been…
A busy week in Kestrels.
This week we have been learning all about light and different sources of light. We have been looking if light sources are natural or man made and the difference between them. We have begun to look at why and how shadows might be made, we will explore this further next…
What a busy start we have had to our second half term. In Maths we have been learning how to multiply mentally and using a written method. In our English lessons we have been looking at the features of non-chronological reports and in Science we have been investigating which type of rock we would…
What a fun, busy and action packed half term of learning we have had to kick off this academic year in Kestrels!
As we have discussed for your half term homework - comment on this blog below and tell me your favorite memory or favorite thing about being a Kestrel from this half term.
A reminder to the Kestrels that this coming Friday (18th October) is our turn to run Fairy Cake Friday.
Please bring in donations of cake on Friday morning and we will then sell the cake at morning break time to help raise funds.
What a good week we have had in Kestrels. The weather has been lovely, and it has put us all in great spirits! Let’s hope the weather continues throughout the half-term holidays.
In literacy this week we have been doing an extended writing piece all about seasonality. We have researched when…
We have had a wonderful week in Kestrels. Although we have been very busy, we’ve had a fantastic time learning. During our literacy lessons this week we have been learning about some different forms of poetry. We have read and written a selection of kennings, haikus and limericks. A few of the…
This week in Kestrels we have had so much fun! We all really enjoyed our wow starter day on Tuesday. Our new topic for summer is healthy humans and we had an amazing day tasting fruit and vegetables, sketching fruit, circuit training and taking part in an OAA skeleton activity.
This week in…
This week in Kestrels we have had lots of fun! On Tuesday, we went on a coach to Chester. We visited the Roman museum and marched around Chester like Roman soldiers. Isabelle particularly liked Miss Barlow getting beheaded by a Roman Soldier! We all loved trying on the costumes and armour at the…
We have had a very busy week in Kestrels!
This week we have been learning all about journeys. We started the week by looking at how far germs can travel when we sneeze. We recreated some different sneezes in the hall and measured how far they travelled using cm and m. We then used our Maths…
A reminder that children in Kestrels class will need their outdoor PE Kits in school each day this week.
Also, please could children bring in a glass jar and lid for our science on Thursday afternoon.
Today Kestrels have been investigating 2D shapes - particularly focusing on the different triangles! We have made, measured and drew 2D shapes.
This was great fun!