Week 4 Fun in Parrots Class

Another interesting and exciting week in Parrots, the children are working so well, settling in and trying their very best with the work.

In Maths we have done lots of practical work with addition- part-whole models, bar models and we have even used 10 frames. We enjoyed practically working…

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Parrots Week 3

Lots more learning has taken place this week in Parrots class; we haven’t stopped! We have enjoyed going on a hunt around the field looking for natural and physical features in our school environment. We used out knowledge from Science to discuss what materials we could see to! 

We have done…

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Parrots Week 2

Another busy week in Parrot’s class with lots of learning taking place! The children have settled in really well; it is such a huge step up from Reception to Year 1 so I would like to say a big well done boys and girls for showing some great resilience to all the change!

This week we have…

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Parrots Science Investigation

The children in Parrots were all scientists yesterday. Poor Teddy had a hole in his umbrella and we needed to find which would be the best material to fix it. So all of the children conducted an investigation to test whether fabric, paper, tissue or plastic would be the best material to fix…

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Parrots' compared their voice to musical instruments.

Today in music the children in Parrots sang a song just using their own beautiful voices and then they compared this sound to various musical instruments. Well done Parrots. 

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Parrots' Outdoor Learning with Mrs Hicks

Today the first group of children in Parrots worked with Mrs Hicks. They behaved wonderfully and thoroughly enjoyed planting seeds in self-made paper pots - which were very effective and excellent for our environment. Well done children you did great!!

 

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Parrots' Art linked to Geography

The children in Parrots learnt all about the different flags for the United Kingdom. They learnt where these countries are located on a map of the UK along with which flags belong to England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Then the children used various different art techniques and re-created the…

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Parrots' Science

The children in Parrots have been exploring different materials. They have been identifying different properties of these materials and describing them based on the properties. We have discussed properties such as: absorbent, transparent, hard, smooth, soft. The children enjoyed playing the 'Guess…

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Parrots' PE

The children in Parrots have been developing their fundamental skills and have been learning how to throw and catch today in PE. They have all participated well and are developing these ball skills well. Great work Parrots!!

 

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Parrots' Student Council

Today we had our class vote for the student council and we are so very proud to announce that these children will be our class representatives. I am sure they will do a fabulous job. Well done.

 

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Parrots' Roald Dahl Day

The children in Parrots had a wonderful Roald Dahl day. We predicted what different Roald Dahl stories were about and then listened to different snippets before voting on our favourite and writing about why the beginning of this book would make us want to read on.

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Parrots' Class Zoom with Alistair Parker

The children thoroughly enjoyed their zoom meeting with the artist Alistair Parker. He shared his artwork and discussed how he became and artist and how he creates his wonderful work. The children were amazed by his presentation and have thoroughly enjoyed recreating his artwork in class.

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