Skylarks

Welcome to Skylarks’ class page!

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

Reception to Year 1 Transition Information 2020-2021

Routines in Skylarks Adults in Skylarks
PE Indoor — Friday Miss Bell
PE Outdoor — Monday Mrs Chavda
Spellings — Monday
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.

Crash Landing at Tranmere Park Primary

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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Skylark 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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Skylarks take their learning outdoors.

As this week is ‘Mental Health Awareness’ week we are trying (where possible) to take our learning outdoors. Nature and the outdoors is so good for our mental health but learning practically can also really support children’s understanding. This week we are learning about fractions (Y2) and making equal groups (Y1). We have enjoyed two …

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Skylark’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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Skylarks Picnic

Skylarks enjoyed a picnic in the sun today…we really hope this weather continues for the holidays!!!!

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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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The Masked Reader!

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

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Skylarks Muddy Puddle Day and Exit Point – Photos Galore!

Today Skylarks had their first Muddy Puddles Day today and we loved it. We learned the difference between evergreen and deciduous trees and sorted leaves we found into these two groups. We then looked at the leaves we had collected and used a leaf identification sheet to learn which trees they belonged to. We made …

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Move over Schafernaker…Skylarks are after your job!

This week Skylarks have been learning about the weather. Learning about the symbols used for forecasts and how the weather can be different up and down the country. They then had a go at predicting the weather themselves, they worked in pairs and wrote a script and then presented them to the class. Some definite meteorologists …

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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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Science in Skylarks

In Science this half term we have been looking at our bodies and how they change. Last week we became real scientists and tried to answer the question on everyone’s lips, ‘Do people with bigger feet also have bigger hands?’. We first of all made predictions and then thought about how we could find out. …

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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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Skylarks Entry Point

This half term our topic is ‘Our World.’ To find out the title of our topic, Skylark 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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