Deep in Thought

In maths we are focusing on mental maths, adding and subtracting in our heads and on our fingers. We have mainly used partitioning to solve problem: 34 + 13 =  Is the same as 30 + 4 + 10 + 3 = Is the same as 30 + 10 + 4 + 3 = Which… Read more »

Fair well Mrs B

Today we say a fond fair well to Mrs Bartholomew who has been a member of our school for 13 years. Thank you for everything you have done for us and we hope you come and visit soon!

Maths Homework

I have set the weekly mymaths homework around mental maths. As an extra challenge I am adding a picture of the maths we did on Friday. In the picture the shape represents a missing number, for each number sentence the shape means the same number. Can you work out what number each shape is?

George and the Dragon poems

To continue our fantasy topic, we have been learning the story of George and the Dragon. We have been practising description using figurative language. Today we used this to write a poem version of the story.

Class 2 Trip next Thursday

Next week we are visiting Tiptree library to finish off our book week. Hopefully you have received an email consent form with more details about the trip itself. This will need to be completed if you would like your child to take part. The return bus fare for the trip is £1.70 for children. And… Read more »

World Book Day

Thank you for everyone who took part in the parent-child reading session, It was a blast! Thank you for those who donated cakes! Everyone looked so fantastic in their costumes. The winners of the best costume in each class will be announced on Monday.

Science week

We have had a fantastic week of learning. Each class were set questions to investigate and many children came up with more! Today we shared our findings in assembly. Thank you Mrs Richards for leading this exciting week of learning and to all the staff and parents for supporting the children and encouraging their enthusiasm!

Music – Keyboard

Over the last couple of weeks we have been learning to play the piano. On Tuesday we continued by looking at note lengths and learning to play a tune (Mary had a little lamb). We will try and upload some recordings we made of our playing this week.

How to Measure a Dragon – Bones and Muscles

Today we had a visit from Kate the physiotherapist. She taught us all about where the bones and muscles are in our body and how they connect up.  Finally, Kate was able to show us some X-rays of the bones so we could actually see them in place before explaining how to keep our bones… Read more »