– 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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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
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?
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
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’?
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
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?