WOW! What Amazing Explorer Projects. What fantastic projects Year 1. You have all worked so hard. I think you all deserve a Golden Ticket! Who will be the first one to notice this message and let the class know? From Mrs Hodgkinson
Mysterious bag appears in Squirrels’ Class
Where has it come from?
Who left it?
Why is it in our classroom?
Ahh, a letter...the mystery deepens...
We love our IPads!
We used them to help design our Explorer Vehicles.
and to program a Bee-Bot.
Did you know, the Bee-bot app is free to download? Why not have a go at home... it’s great fun for all the family!
Just a quick reminder that projects can be handed in this week, on Wednesday 31st January. It has been fantastic to see how children are already ‘experts’ on particular explorers that we are learning about in class. Our dress-up day is next Wednesday, 7th February, I wonder how many astronauts will float into school?
Ball Skills in Action
Watch some handy ball skills in action, the one-handed bounce and the ‘roll and snatch’.
Squirrels Class had a fantastic last day of term with a festive lunch, party and team games. Well done Squirrels, your behaviour was superb. Enjoy your holiday and come back refreshed, ready for our exciting new “Explorers” topic.
‘Decorate a Tree’ competition
Team balloon challenge
A Freezy-Weezy Snowman
We have been learning poems by heart, here is our favourite...
Maths- Quarters Day!
We quartered shapes...
Paper chain squares...
And wrapping paper
with Mrs Hodgkinson ☃️.
Here are our
More Road Safety
THINK of a safe place to cross.
STOP, LOOK & LISTEN.
Watch out for passing cars!
... and walk safely across.
We made it! Brrr, time to go back in the warm ❄️.
Tianna made a Road Safety poster.
The holiday is just around the corner!
If you have a spare moment before the new year, then have a go at your Education City homework and earn yourself a sticker when we come back to school.
Wow, Isabelle, you have had a go already, well done😀
Writing our names
This week the children are really concentrating on writing both their names neatly. Lots of the class are SO close to getting their blue hand-writing pencil and this time of year is a great chance to get in a little extra practise at home...let them write their own cards and gift tags!
Let’s see who can get their pencil in the New Year.
Christmas jumper day, a chance to do some shopping and make some decorations.
Making Advent crowns
We learned that the 5 candles represent...
Retelling the Nativity story
Asking some villagers the way...
Past Herod’s soldiers
Past some shepherds
We made it to the inn!
Who helped us on the way?
We wrote our “thank yous” !
Winter exploring, hedgehog nests and nature art.
We are learning about keeping ourselves safe near roads. We listened for traffic... more next week.