Herons

Welcome to Herons’ class page!

You will find all of our news and homework organised by type on a handy one-stop page!

Routines in Herons Adults in Herons 
PE Indoor — Tuesday Miss Elliott
PE Outdoor — Wednesday Mrs Dolan
Spellings — Monday Mrs Titchmarsh
Times tables — Friday

 

Book Bag Days are Monday, Wednesday and Friday. More information can be found in the front of the children’s reading diaries.

KS1 governor: James Davis

This Week’s Homework – Click the title for more.

KS1 Homework – W/C 28.09.20

This week children are bringing home their weekly homework sheet. We will alternate between SPaG and maths worksheets.  Homework will usually be sent out in book bags on a Monday and completed by the following Monday. Please do not send this homework back into to school. Feel free to message us on Google Classroom if …

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

KS1 Homework Grid and Knowledge Organiser-Summer 2nd

KS1 Homework Grid-History Study and Book Topic-Beegu 2021 KS1 Topic Knowledge Organiser Summer 2nd Cycle 1 2021 Science Knowledge Organiser KS1 Habitats – Gardens and Allotments Y2 unit English Knowledge Organiser Y1 Summer 2021 English Knowledge Organiser Y2 Summer 2021 Maths Knowledge Organiser Y1 Summer 2021 Maths Knowledge Organiser Y2 Summer 2021 These are also …

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Latest class news – Click the title for more.

Heron’s Local History Exit Point

As our exit point, Jacob from Codswallop helped us to bring our recent history topic to life through drama. We learnt about Harry Ramsden and the famous Harry Corbett (writer of the Sooty Show) both of whom were born in Guiseley. We explored what it might have been like to have been inside Harry Ramsden’s …

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Crash Landing at Tranmere Park Primary School!

This half-term, our topic work focuses on the story ‘Beegu’ by Alexis Deacon. This morning, there had been a mysterious crash landing on the banks at Tranmere Park Primary School and Mrs Hodgson sent the KS1 children on a mission to investigate the scene!! Beegu had left us lots of clues, including a code-breaker letter …

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HERON CLASS BECOMES A NURSE TRAINING SCHOOL FOR THE DAY!

Our topic this half term has been ‘People from the Past’. Throughout this topic, the children have learnt about 3 famous nurses – Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell. As our exit point, we turned our classroom into a nurse training school for the day. The children came into school dressed as nurses and …

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Herons – Outdoor Fractions Learning

In our fractions lesson today, the children have been learning to recognise a half, a quarter and a third. We took our learning outside for the morning and enjoyed using chalk to draw out the representations on the playground. The sunshine made the lesson a whole lot better!!

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Heron’s Entry Point – People of the Past

Our topic this half term is ‘People from the Past – Significant People’. As our entry point, the children became historical detectives, investigating three famous nurses – Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell. The children worked in small groups and used IPads and books to find out more about their lives. The children have …

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Herons – Skittle Science Experiment

Over the past 2 weeks, we have been focusing our learning around a book called ‘The World Made A Rainbow’. This lovely story focuses on positivity and hope and has helped us to understand that it’s ok to feel sad, or afraid sometimes. As part of our work on rainbows, we took part in an exciting …

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KS1 Wellbeing Muddy Puddles – How Does Your Friendship Grow?

Since returning from lockdown, we believed a priority for us was for our ‘bubbles’ and friendships/relationships, to build and bond together developing what it means to be a good friend and make people feel happy, including ourselves. We spent the day outside as we know fresh air is one of the biggest factors in good …

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KS1 Muddy Puddles Day 17.3.19

Good afternoon! Just a reminder that tomorrow is Ks1’s Muddy Puddles day. We will be out come rain or shine (hopefully shine!) and we will be using the banks. Please can we ask all children to come wearing wellies, clothes that they don’t mind getting dirty and waterproofs. We hope that the weather tomorrow is …

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Heron’s Spiral Number Snakes

In maths, we have been practising counting in steps of 2, 3, 5 and 10. Today, we made spiral number snakes. We decorated the snakes, wrote out our chosen number pattern, cut them out and practised reading the snake’s number pattern out loud, forwards and backwards. A fun morning! Take a look at our pictures below.

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The Masked Reader!

Introducing…. ‘The Masked Reader!’ Coming Soon…

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Toys That Tidy Up!

This half term our topic is ‘The Magic Toymaker.’ In PE, we have been focusing on Toys that tidy up! We created and developed a variety of actions and movements that travel and change direction and speed. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1uldwP8zt-t4k3baeRJE4vGZweGnAn-8O/view?usp=sharing Can you work out which different toys we have acted out?!

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Heron Class Entry Point

This half term our topic is ‘The Magic Toymaker.’ Herons were very excited to receive a hand written letter from The Magic Toymaker. He had given us a very important job! Our job was to design and make toy cars for young children for Christmas. The cars needed to be colourful, robust and have moving wheels …

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Heron Class Muddy Puddle Day and Exit Point

We combined our Muddy Puddle Day with our exit point and spent the day exploring the trees within our school grounds. We learnt the difference between deciduous and evergreen trees, identified the names of trees by looking closely at their leaves and then completed a tree/leaf study. The biggest challenge of the day for us …

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KS1 Muddy Puddles Day

Dear Parents/Carers, Next Tuesday 20th October, KS1 will be having their Muddy Puddles Day. On this day please ensure your child comes to school in warm, waterproof clothes that you are safe to get dirty. Sensible footwear is also advised as we will be up on our school banks for our activities. Feel free to …

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KS1 Homework – W/C 28.09.20

This week children are bringing home their weekly homework sheet. We will alternate between SPaG and maths worksheets.  Homework will usually be sent out in book bags on a Monday and completed by the following Monday. Please do not send this homework back into to school. Feel free to message us on Google Classroom if …

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Heron Class Entry Point

This half term our topic is ‘Our World.’ To find out the title of our topic, Heron class completed an orienteering exercise. We used maps and keys to identify key locations around the school grounds and used this information to help us find a range of hidden letters. Once we had found all of the …

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Welcome back!

A big welcome back to all of our classes! Our teachers are all working hard updating their class pages for the new academic year and we are going to be including a lot of this information on here that would have previously been given out via our phase leaflets. Please bear with us whilst we …

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