Wow Afternoon

We had a fab end to our first half term by welcoming our mums, dads and grandparent's into our class to work with us to create clay models of a Penguin or Pig to finish off our topic.  You can see from the photographs below that it became a bit of a competition to see who could make the best…

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Star Writer & Mathematician of the half term

George & Kayden have been chosen as our Writer and Mathematician of the half term.  Both boys have worked hard in these subjects and should be delighted with their progress and effort.  Well done!

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Our Zoo Trip

Last Thursday we went on a trip to Blackpool Zoo.  This was part of our topic on Penguins, Possums and Pigs.  We had a really good time and learnt lots about the different animals and their habitats.  We even got to meet a couple of animals up close!  Thanks to the parents that came along to…

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Story Sharing

Over the past three weeks we have been learning about the author Anthony Browne and looking at the themes in his stories.  We finally finished our own stories based on the idea of the story of the Night Shimmy.  We had to be authors and illustrators!  When we had finished our books we went and…

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Author Study

Over the past couple of weeks we have looking at books by the author Anthony Browne.  We have looked at the characters in Gorilla, Willy the Wimp and Silly Billy.  We used the story Gorilla to make up our own story using this as an idea of a toy coming to life.  We also learnt some interesting…

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What a Week!

Well, we have been back to school a week and it has certainly been busy!  We have started our learning about the continents and oceans of the world linked to our topic.  We have also begun to look at books written by the author Anthony Browne.  We will be looking at his style of writing and trying…

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Sun and Shadows in Science

In Science this week, the children in Robins have been investigating the position of the sun every hour during the day. They recorded this on the playground and back in class. The children have also found out why the sun in dangerous and how we need to protect themselves. Some children modelled…

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Healthy Living Week

This week has been Healthy Living Week in school were we have taken part in lots of activities. We have had a fun time on our scooters were we learned some stunts. We have designed and priced up our own scooters and we have learned about different food groups and how eating the right food and…

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Eleanor's Song

As part of her homework, Eleanor composed a song and recorded it with her Daddy accompanying her on the guitar.  The lyrics are below


Nocturnal Animals Song

by Eleanor


Nocturnal animals in the street,

Foxes dancing to the beat.

Foxes are orange and white.

Their eyes…

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Robins Teach The Ducklings

The children from the Robins class have been learning about Life Cycles in Science. The children have each created their own book on the life cycle of a frog. The children worked extremely hard on their books and can describe each stage in detail.

On Wednesday 13th May, they read their…

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As part of our topic, The Great Outdoors, we have been studying the work of the artist Andy Goldsworthy.  Last week we worked together with the rest of the children from KS1 to create pieces of art simliar to that of Andy Goldsworthy.  Do you like them?

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On Wednesday we worked with the Parrots to teach them how to use Scratch Junior on the iPads.  We taught them how to make an algorithim to make the character move across the screen.  

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