This week the children have been studying Judaism and learning about Hanukkah. They have learnt about the story of the oil lamp in the Temple as well as ways that the Jewish community celebrate the Festival of Lights.
Well done to this weeks stars of the week! Also a huge well done to this week’s readers of the week! Also thank you to Lisa for sharing her Jazz achievements with us in assembly this week!
This afternoon as part of their Dinosaur Planet topic, Year 1 and 2 have been thinking about moving like a dinosaur! They have been charging, stomping, creeping and changing directions. Here are some pictures from our task:
Day one over and we had so much fun! After lunch we went Raft building, Quest had our dinner and then went on to do Canoeing and Caving. We finished the day off with hot chocolate and a biscuit and were happy but exhausted. Sam our instructor told us that this was just half a day Read more about Robinswood Day One- Mountain Group[…]
Year 6 had a fantastic final day in Edinburgh, visiting Dynamic Earth, shopping and finally the train home. Although feeling very tired, Year 6 enjoyed learning about the formation of volcanoes in a workshop followed by a film before touring Dynamic Earth. After that a Subway was devoured before souvenir shopping and the train home. Read more about Day 3 – Dynamic Earth then home![…]
Sadly we have 2 children leaving us this week as they are moving to Newcastle. We will miss you both very much , Ellie and Elliot, and hope you enjoy your new school.
Today Year 1 visited Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens. We had the opportunity of walking around the museum, learning about the history of coal mining in the local area, glass making, embroidery and much more! The children enjoyed looking at the many items on display to show them the history of the North East. We then Read more about Year 1 school visit to Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens[…]
Year 1 have been learning odd and even numbers. This week we are moving onto counting in 5s. Test us on our knowledge of odd and even numbers at home!
Welcome back Year 1. I hope you have all had a wonderful break and have recharged your batteries. Children have returned with great enthusiasm and are keen to learn. Children will continue to be given spellings on a Monday to practice for the spelling test on a Friday. Homework will be given on a Friday Read more about Welcome back Year 1![…]
Today in Year 1, we had a visit from a naughty elf who had made such a mess of our reading corner! He drew on our floor with chalk and threw the books everywhere. We the. Found him hanging from the ceiling! The children had lots of fun making notes of his antics in preparation Read more about An elf invasion!![…]
In Year 2 we have started to look at comparing length, we compared items around the classroom using the language smaller than and larger than. We have been practising using a ruler to accurately measure and draw straight lines in cm. We have done a brilliant job! Well done everyone.