Category Archives: Health & Self Care

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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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Tasting Salami Sausage Made By Our Year 6 Class!

Today, Will came to visit us. Will is a friend of our school. His job is to make the most delicious salami sausages we have ever tasted. Will had worked with year 6 pupils last term and they had made … Continue reading

Learning To Skip.

We are determined to keep raising money for those who are not as fortunate as us. This term we are thinking about people who are not as health as us and have decided to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. We will complete a sponsored skip at the end of half term. This week we practised skipping to see how good we are and what we need to learn. When we do our sponsored skip we need to skip for a long time!

How long can you skip for?

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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

Growing MicroGreens For School Dinners.

Over the past 2 weeks we have been growing micro greens for Chef Mark to use in School Dinners. Today we took mustard and cress to Chef Mark.

Why do we need to eat micro greens?

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Growing Cress For School Dinners.

Today we took more cress, which we have grown, to chef Mark. He used it to decorate the salmon pasta we had for lunch! What have you grown this term for chef Mark to use with school dinners?

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Team work in PE.

Today we have been learning to work as a team to collect beanbags and hoops from across the water.Class 1 had to travel in a variety of ways working on our balance skills. Can you think of different ways we … Continue reading

Learning To Move Our Bodies…

This week, during P.E., we learned to move into a space in different ways. We had to move carefully thinking about how we were moving our bodies as well as thinking about where we were travelling.

How many ways can you think of to move into a space?

Diwali.

Over the past weeks we have been talking about The festival of Diwali. We have listened to lots of stories and talked about how this festival is celebrated. Today we made some Diwali sweets which we shared amongst friends.

What did you do to celebrate Diwali?

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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