Category Archives: Knowledge and understanding of the world

Learning to lay a table for lunch.

We have been busy today learning how to set the table for lunchtime . We talked about which side we place our knife and forks.

What side do we place the fork?

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The ENORMOUS Turnip.

Today we have been busy making an enormous turnip for our class display. We had lots of fun sticking, collating and painting using autumn colour. First we drew a turnip then we began to colour it using different art medium. … Continue reading

Retelling The Enormous Turnip using Mighty Writer.

We have been very busy today retelling Traditional story ‘The Enormous Turnip’. This is linking with our farming and countryside award as we are planting turnip seeds and eating turnip as it is an autumn vegetable. We have to remember how our story starts, what happens in the middle and how it ends.

Can you retell the story of ‘The Enormous Turnip’?

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Decorating Funnybones Biscuits.

We have been very busy today decorating Funnybones cookies using different coloured icing to draw the bones. We tried to make a skeleton using the icing. It was very tricky.What have you decorated with icing?

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Autumn Is On It’s Way..

Today the children have been discussing changes in the weather. We talked about the different seasons , what happens to the leaves on the trees and also temperature. we went for an autumn walk in our woodlands and collected signs … Continue reading

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Learning about number lines.

Today the children have been using number lines to work out what happens when we add one more digit. The children knew they had to jump forward on the number line when adding. What would you do when subtracting?

Voting For Our New School Shadow Council.

Today, some year 5 pupils came to our classroom to talk to us. They wanted us to vote them onto our school council and tried to persuade us why we should vote for them. They had prepared some very good reasons why they would be good on the school council.

What is a shadow council?

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How We Are The Same And Different.

Today, we have been looking at how we are all the same but are different. We spoke about some features that we have the same such as eyes, ears and mouth. Then we talked about how these can also be … Continue reading

Learning To Use An IPad.

We really enjoy using iPads. Today, some of us learned how to make marks on an iPad, using our finger. We also tried changing the colour of the pen as we drew and scribed. It was very tricky but we persevered.

What have you learned to do on an iPad this week?

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Raspberries.

Our raspberries have grown. We picked them and made raspberry milkshake. What flavoured milkshake would you make?