Category Archives: Knowledge and understanding of the world

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Skittles using maths.

Today the children how been learning to take away using skittles . Counting carefully how many skittles are left when they have bowled and then record the score. What object would you use to take away a number?

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Learning how to repeat a pattern …

Today we have been learning about how to repeat a pattern. We used Leaves to make out pattern. What object would you us to make a pattern?

Remembrance Day Service.

Today, the whole school met together to remember all the soldiers who have died in wars so we can have our freedom. Each class had made a poppy wreath where every child had written a message to the fallen soldiers in their poppy. Class leaders laid the class wreath at the front of the hall on a special table.

What facts do you know about Remembrance Day in England?

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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Remembrance Day Preparations.

Our school will be meeting on Monday to remember soldiers who have died in wars over past years. As part of our preparations for this Remembrance Day service we are cutting out poppies and then writing a message to fallen … Continue reading

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Bonfire Night!

Last night we saw lots of fireworks in the sky as people in Oakengates were celebrating bonfire night. After we talked about the fireworks we made our own firework pictures using different materials. What was special about the fireworks you … Continue reading

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Measuring…..

Today we have been using bricks to measure objects in our outdoor area. We measured how tall, wide and long different objects were. We had to use our Counting skills to carefully count. What do you use to measure with?

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Working with Sphero.

Children sat on the carpet waited for each other to use sphero. They were learning how to use sphero ( second time of using it ) They were able to pick which robot had been connected as he flashed when … Continue reading

We Enjoy Reading…

Today we were given a book to take home and read. It is about a bear who lives in a cave. Class 1 listened to the story at home time then we each had a copy to take home. Which books do you enjoy reading at home?

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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?