This afternoon we have been demonstrating how pulleys can reduce the amount of force needed to pull objects. We managed to pull Miss Mansell’s car through the use of a pulley system and saw how ratio affects the distance travelled. So if you ever break down, you now know who to call (just make sure… Read more »
Today in collective worship we made lucky red and gold money envelopes. We wrote good luck messages to our friends. We also had fun finding out what Chinese animals we were according to our year of birth. We are rats,tigers,rabbits,dogs and even Ox. No wonder we can be so noisy!
Today, the whole school worked together to make a giant Lego town. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves learning together and making another lovely memory.
This morning we have been developing and questioning ideas for an Egyptian story. We are helping each other to develop our initial ideas in preparation for writing our own stories next week. Whoever knew there was such a thing as a serpopard?!
This afternoon we chose partners between year groups to research and take notes on aspects of Ancient Egypt. It was a very productive afternoon and we found out a lot. It was great to share texts between readers of different abilities.
Today we have been using card games to help with the speed of our addition skills. I’m sure a lot of children will enjoy playing some of these games at home too!
Last nights high winds gave Mr Este an idea! Continuing our Science topic of forces we made our own anemometers.
This afternoon in Class 3 we have been using hieroglyphics to write our own Cartouche. We sketched first and then using watercolours to bring them alive.
This morning we have been role playing and interviewing as fictional Pharaohs in preparation for our ‘Feast of the Pharaohs’ tomorrow. We look forward to sharing more after the feast!
Today we had a visit from Helen from the Mad Science team. We had lots of fun learning about air pressure and forces. Helen will be running a club at our school – details to follow!