We have started our new Talk 4 Writing topic today and our book is The Gingerbread Man. We read the story and then made our own gingerbread men and hoped they didn’t run away! If you have this book at home it would be really helpful for the children to hear at home too.
Today in Orange class we have been learning about Bonfire Night. We have thought about what we might see, hear, smell, touch and taste at bonfire night and written poems about this. We have also thought about how to keep ourselves safe when there are fireworks and then made our own rockets!
We were very lucky to have Homegrown Farm visit us again yesterday. We saw alpacas, a cow, two emus, some rabbits and ducks! Orange class loved petting the animals and asking lots of interesting questions.
Today in the SU it was sibling link morning. We got to enjoy games, Rainbow Room, Forest School and PE with Mark! All the children had a fantastic time with their siblings. Thank you to everyone that came.
Yesterday we were very lucky to have another visit from Homegrown Farm. We met Breeze, a 2 year old horse who was in training, rabbits, a goat, lambs and ducks. The children were all very good at taking it in turns to pet the animals and listening to Andy explaining how he had cut Breeze’s […]
As part of our new Learning Challenge, we are thinking about what happens to the food we eat. Orange class went to Sally’s allotment to look at where our food comes from. We saw peas, carrots, beetroot and lots more, can you remember anymore?
Orange class visited Abington Park on Friday as part of our learning challenge “What animals and plants thrive in Abington Park?”. We saw herons, their chicks and their nest, a squirrel, swan, pigeon, magpie, moorhen, coot, crow, duck and a goose! We also saw lots of plants and trees, including some beautiful bluebells.
We were very lucky to have another visit from Homegrown Farm. Orange class saw rabbits called Smokey, Bandit and Frog. We then met 3 baby stick insects. We were then introduced to Sally, a blue-tongued skink Lizard. We found out that she didn’t have any teeth, but chewed her blueberries with her gums. There were […]
Today we had another visit from the farm. We saw some tortoises, and found out that they live on land and lay eggs. We met Bob – the Bearded Dragon. We got to stroke a Chameleon and were lucky enough to hold one day old chicks and one day old Japanese Painted Quails. They were […]
We have been learning about Northampton in Geography. We have been looking at maps of the River Nene and talking about what animals we might see in and around the water. Here is Orange class drawing their own map of the river and wildlife. I wonder if you are driving around Northampton could you see […]