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Tasting Herbs.

This term, the whole school are learning about herbs. Last week, class 1 predicted what they thought a herb was. This week we looked at different herbs and tasted them. We described what each herb tasted like then, using a … Continue reading

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Making Butter.

This week we made butter from double cream. We learned that the cream had to be whisked for about 5 minutes. As we whisked it we talked about how the thick, runny cream changed. We then divided the butter equally … Continue reading

Micro-Greens

We were very pleased today to take more micro greens to Chef Mark. He will use our mustard in our school lunches. Look how well the seeds have grown.

What micro nutrients does mustard have?

Planting Bulbs For Gifts…

We enjoy trying to make people happy. As Christmas is coming, we are planting bulbs to give to our parents as a gift for Christmas.

We feel it is important to give gifts as this makes others feel good as well as making us happy.

What have you planned to give this Christmas?

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Making Garlic butter.

Today we have been making Garlic butter. We whisked the cream, grated the garlic and chopped the herbs. The children had different options to taste on bread ,butter with garlic, butter with garlic and herbs then decide which option was … Continue reading

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Farm Visit paintings.

We have been busy today painting pictures for class 1 farm book.What animal is your favourite from the farm?

Planting Acorns We Collected At The Farm Yesterday…

Today, as part of Farming Friday, we have been busy planting acorns from Morrells Wood Farm ready to go into the greenhouse. When they have started to grow Farmer Derek has asked if we can take them back to the farm and plant them there. We can start a ‘Wombridge Woodland’.

How tall do you think the acorns will grow ?

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Fun Learning At The Farm…

It was really enjoyable learning at the farm today. This was our first trip and some of us were very nervous. We discovered what a barn was…how to splash in muddy puddles…how to climb on logs and jump off safely…We … Continue reading

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Exploring The Countryside…

– When we visited Morrells Wood Farm today we used our senses to explore the countryside. It was so quiet we could only hear the cows and birds. We saw lots of new things and talked about each one carefully. … Continue reading

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Class 1 Visit The Farm…

Today we visited Farmer Derek at Morrells Wood Farm. We explored the countryside around us and talked about how it was different to Oakengates where our school is. We walked along a narrow lane. There was grass growing in the … Continue reading