Today we had a free taster session from ‘Destination Judo’. We tried on our judogi’s (which were slightly too big and funny) but that didn’t stop us from moving around in style. We learnt safe ways to move on the mat and a few techniques to do with a partner. We also learnt that judo, …
As part of our Temples, Tombs and Treasures Topic we have been learning to write using hieroglyphics. We then copied our work onto our own ‘pyramid bricks’ which we will put together for our classroom display.
On Thursday, Bluebirds and Woodpeckers got an opportunity to be class buddies! We showed off our amazing costumes and talked about our favourite books. It was also a lovely chance for Bluebirds to read outside in the sunshine to Woodpeckers and show them just how brilliant they are getting at reading, sounding out and recognising …
LKS2 have been Ancient Egyptian embalmers… yuck! They have been mummifying tomatoes as an engaging entry point in to the world of the Ancient Egyptians.
Doves and Red Kites shared their costumes with each other explaining the word or book character. Doves taught their buddies how to make vocabulary fortune tellers. There were lots of fabulous words being used and explained.
Another World Book Day has flown past in spectacular style. Throughout the classes the children took part in various activities including: live reads, buddy reading, quizzes, story sharing, listening to audio books and much more. We loved seeing everyone in their costumes. Thank you for making such an effort.
Here are our inventions: Ani BiomePokadot 2020 Recycle Bot 2000 Sweety 1.0 AAF (Amazing Animal Feeder) STS (Stop the Smoke) The Lightening Tower The Food Generator 2020Ask your children how the machines work and what their special features are.
For the entry point to our new topic – What Price Progress? – we designed prototypes for our own inventions,using junk and scrap materials. Ideas included: shoes for all weather, pet playgrounds and happiness boxes.