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On our new-look page, you will find all of our news and homework organised by type on a handy one-stop page!

Heron class routines leaflet

Routines in Herons Adults in Herons
PE Indoor — Thursday Mr Housden
PE Outdoor — Wednesday Mrs Titchmarsh
Spellings — Monday Mrs Chavda
Times tables — Friday Miss Dibb/Miss Marriott

 

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It’s Christmas….nearly!

KS1 homework for this week, and the Christmas holidays is to revise all spellings that were sent out this term. As well as this we would like ALL children to have a fun, relaxed and exciting Christmas break, they all deserve it! Merry Christmas from all KS1 staff!  

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This Half-Term’s Topic Homework & Knowledge organiser – Click the title for more.

KS1 Topic Homework and Knowledge Organisers-Autumn 2nd

The Magic Toymaker Homework Grid 2018 The Magic Toymaker- Knowledge Organiser- Autumn 2nd Cyc 1 2018 English Knowledge Organiser Y1 Autumn 2nd Maths Knowledge Organiser Y1 Autumn 2nd Maths Knowledge Organiser Y2 Autumn 2nd English Knowledge Organiser Y2 Autumn 2nd

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YEAR 2 READING LIST

Please click the link below for a recommended reading list for Year 2 children. Whilst not exhaustive, it does add further titles to the reading lists sent home last year. Suggested reading list for Year 2 pupils | KS1 | Age 6-7  

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Herons’ Nutcracker Entry Point

As part of our topic ‘Magic Toymaker’, Mrs Hodgson taught Herons all about The Nutcracker ballet. She showed the children how they can use their bodies to perform. During the session the children moved like the soldiers, mice, a jack in a box, Clara and the Sugar Plum Fairy. They  used musical instruments to make …

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Herons at Harlow Carr

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The Frog, the Scorpion and the Herons!

Herons have been learning all about traditional tales in English. This week, we read and retold the story of  The Frog and the Scorpion, learning all about the phrase: It’s just in my nature! Have a look at our storyboards below…  

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Key Stage 1 Entry Point: Our World – The Environment

As part of their first topic, Key Stage 1 have been learning about the wonders of the natural world. From tracking hurricane Florence across the Atlantic ocean and learning about different weather symbols to creating a piece of ephemeral of art in the style of Andy Goldsworthy; all classes have really enjoyed getting to know …

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Know Your Place! (Value)

Below are just a few pictures of Herons’ maths lessons from the past two weeks. We have been working hard on recognising and representing 2-digit numbers using plenty of practical equipment. Enjoy!  

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Welcome to the new academic year!

A big welcome to all of our families, both old and new, for the new academic year. We hope you have all had an enjoyable summer and that the children are rested and ready for another action-packed year. Your child’s class pages will be updated over this week and each phase will publish the usual …

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Herons’ have got football fever!

Today Heron Class have got football fever! We came to school wearing red, white or our favourite football shirt and have taken part in a range of football activities. We collaged our own England football flag, took a penalty shoot out against Mrs Wright and played our own class football game. Here’s what we’ve been …

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Local Study in Heron Class

In Heron Class this week we have been learning about our local area. Barnaby Bear had taken an adventure through the Tranmere Park estate and we had to work out where he was using aerial photographs. We then learnt about physical and human geography features. The children identified these features using aerial photographs. What can …

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Going on Safari!

This half term we are doing a local book study. In KS1 our book is ‘Meerkat Mail.’ Today we spent time reading the book and researching meerkats. We found out a lot of interesting facts. This afternoon, we went into the computing suite and used Oddizzi. We wanted to find out about the animals that …

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