PE – Pike and Straddle

In PE we practised like and straddle balances. We started with a partner making different letters before using the apparatus to practise the moves in our own.  

Cross Country

This morning we hosted a very successful cross country event. Thank you to all the other schools who attended and a massive well done to all the children who took part.

Skeletons

Today in PE we continued our learning about the skeleton and body. We tried different activities and watched each other to see which bones and muscles we were using.  To start with we thought that we lifted using our arms and just kicked with our legs. After watching each other we realised that we were… Read more »

Safety Day – 2

Today for our safety day we looked at first aid. We learnt about what to do if someone looked in danger and whether we should try and help or not. We role played different scenarios where we had found someone who might need help: We used the first part of the mneumonic Dr ABC to… Read more »

RE – Special Items

This morning we carried on our writing about special items. We have been looking at the Seder plate from Judaism. We tried some of the special items from the Seder plate to help us write our fact files.

Gymnastics club

Today James came to speak to us in assembly to promote a new Gymnastics Club which will start on Monday 5th November. Please contact the school office for more details.

Fact Files

We have been studying fact files this week. Next week we will be writing our own about toys. To help us we studied some dolls and made some of our own in the style of peg dolls from the 1900s.  We also learnt about the origin of ‘dolls’ and how they used to be call… Read more »

Tolleshunt D’Arcy Remembers

Today a group of children displayed our poppies around the Maypole and built a wall of remembrance in our school library. Thank you to John from the council for supporting this project and to all the staff and children for their hard work and enthusiasm.

Poppies

Thank you Class 2 for your poppies helping us to mark 100 years since the end of WWI.

Leading a good life

Today we thought about people who are good and what qualities make us good people. We talked about different scenarios and how we would solve problems and how important it is to learn from our mistakes.