Wow! What an action packed half term!

Wow! What an action packed half term! We’ve had a very hot a sweaty sports day, run to the world cup final, enjoyed an ice-cream treat, written stories about the circus, taken part in Matilda, had a go on scooters, learnt all about nutrition, cooked soup, ate lots of soup, tweeted celebrity chefs,…

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The World Cup is fast approaching .........

The World Cup is fast approaching and last September we set each class the challenge of running to the World Cup Final. This week we have been trying hard to get our miles in during the lovely weather that we have been having. It’s not easy to run a mile at the start of everyday but it has been…

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There have been some very confused faces around school this week .....

There have been some very confused faces around school this week as Mrs Crowther has been asking everyone to bring in as many hammers as they could into school. ‘Why do you need all those hammers?’ ‘What are we going to build?’ were just a few of the questions being asked. All soon became apparent…

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Trip Day! The best day of the year! A chance to escape the classroom for a whole day and get out and about in the great British countryside.

Trip Day! The best day of the year! A chance to escape the classroom for a whole day and get out and about in the great British countryside.

We had a wonderful day in the Lake District visiting Brockholes Visitor Centre. Mrs Crowther could believe how much it had changed since last year.

In…

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The end is nigh….

The end is nigh….

The end of term is close and we are all ready for a well-deserved rest. We have been working so hard over the last week on assessments and writing stories and a million other things that we are counting the days until we break up.

As well as all the hard work, we have also…

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Those naughty girls…

Those naughty girls…

Mrs Hansen’s daughters have been a bit naughty and pulled all of the labels off the tins in his house. This meant he couldn’t find his favourite baked beans for his tea and he certainly didn’t want to end up with dog food. We spent all of Friday afternoon working with…

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Mrs Crowther certainly has had us doing some strange things during the last week.

Mrs Crowther certainly has had us doing some strange things during the last week. She gave us all a bunch of mirrors and got us to use them to try and write backwards. Who would think a mirror could help us to write secret codes. Then she dragged us all outside to make us try and follow the trail…

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It’s only Monday and we’ve packed so much in!

It’s only Monday and we’ve packed so much in!

First off we got to spend some time talking to our friends about the books we have enjoyed over the last half term. It was great to be able to talk about the funniest books and why we liked them so much. Then it was time to find out which books we…

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What an exciting start to our half term!

What an exciting start to our half term! This morning we had a visit from a real life Viking! He taught us many things about how Vikings live. We learnt about how they navigate using the sun and a special hand held sundial. We played a game called knucklebones, which helped to decide who would be…

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This week we have begun to learn about measurements

This week we have begun to learn about measurements. We have been learning how we can measure things that are more than 1 metre long. We have also learnt that these measurements can be written in different ways.

At the end of last week, we finished writing our letters to our parents trying to…

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Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful, beautiful birdies…

Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful, beautiful birdies…

Carrying on from our work last week on making bird feeders we have been learning how to draw feathers and birds this week. We looked really carefully at pheasant feathers to see the patterns and details then had a go at drawing them…

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Feed the birds, tuppence and bag…

Feed the birds, tuppence and bag…

Well it cost a little bit more than tuppence but we have been feeding the birds already this week. Mrs Crowther has signed us up to the RSPB’s Big Schools Bird Watch so we though to try and get more birds visiting school we should make some bird feeders to help…

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