Today the Christian Youth Outreach team set up prayer spaces in the library. We thoroughly enjoyed sharing the activities and reflecting by saying please, sorry and thank you for different aspects of our lives. Here are some of the pictures from the day!
This week we are writing poetry. Today we looked more at similes and metaphors. We each wrote a for a poem using similes or metaphors. At the end we collected them to make our first poem. The house was as big as a mammoth, A fire host as the sun, The Stone Age man was… Read more »
We thoroughly enjoyed our royal picnic to celebrate the wedding. Thank you Maxine for organising this event.
This week we have been writing letters. We started the week looking at informal and formal language, before writing a reply trying to convince a Mr Know It All that the Stone Age did really happen! To the end the week the children each wrote a formal letter, using formal sentence openers, inviting you to… Read more »
This afternoon we had fun playing tennis and composing music. In PE we practiced throwing, catching hitting and serving! We are improving each week!
While year 2 were gardening with Mrs Richards, year 3 took some time to meditate. In class we have been looking at Buddhism and had watched some people meditating in a video. This afternoon we looked (and smelled) incense and thought about why candles feature in Buddhist meditation. Finally we meditated ourselves, focusing on being… Read more »
Today we had a visit from Reverend Sarah after the Church Council decided that they would like to make some changes to our altar. She came in to tell us about the colours the church use to celebrate different festivals throughout the year. She showed us some of her stoles she wears for the different dates…. Read more »
Today Mrs Brown-Lee took a group of children out to bake. They focused on different types of bread and how this has changed over time. Thank you to Mrs Brown-Lee for coming in.
Next week we are going to be looking at measurements again. The first thing we will be covering is time, so I have set some time homework on MyMaths. Keep practising telling the time, both with hands and digital, it is such an important life skill. I know some of you are already good time… Read more »
Today Alison came to teach us how to Maypole Dance. We learnt various different dances including the plait and cobweb. Each dance created a different pattern and we had to follow the instructions to make sure we didn’t get tangled up!