Making a scroll

Today in R. E we have learned about what Jewish people believe. We had lots of fun making a Jewish scroll called the Torah – we painted it with tea to make it look old, some of the children thought this was a bit funny. Some of the children tried on the skull cap.      

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Farm visitors

   We had a lovely time today visiting some furry and feathered friends in the sun. The children got to hold the smaller animals and learned a lot about the larger animals like the donkey and pony. Did you know that the bottom of a donkey’s hoof was called a frog?

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Farm visit

Yellow Class had a lovely time this morning visiting Sally’s farm. They even saw some lambs that had just been born! Please talk to you children about the visit and look at the pictures together. Our science topic this term is: Do all animals come from an egg? Can you ask what ‘group’ the animals […]

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Animal visitors

Today the children had a visit from some animals. There were some cute animals and some more unusual animals. The children in Yellow class wrote some questions for the humans to find out more about the animals. We discovered that a tortoise can live to about 120 years old and a chameleon’s tongue is half […]

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Forces in the park.

Some fantastic science learning took place at the Racecourse, as we conducted experiments to show gravity and air resistance. The children could explain that the ball with a parachute went slower because of the air underneath and could make predictions about which ball would travel faster down the slide. The children tested if the ball […]

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Feel the force!

Today in science we made wobbly men we needed to use a pushing force to lay them down and then gravity made them return to their starting position. We had a race with our wobbly men using the blowing force to move them.  We have also made sculptures from clay using the pushing and pulling […]

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