Category Archives: Understanding the world

Growing Micro Greens.

As part of our learning about healthy lunches we are planting micro- greens. When they have grown we can add them to the salads made by the chefs for our school dinners. How many micro greens can you name?


Push And Pull!

As part of our learning about toys we have been talking about how toys move. We have been investigating whether we need to push or pull a toy in order to make it move. Which toys can you push and … Continue reading


Look at all our wonderful projects of toys.

Practicing the Play.

Today we have been on the stage, practicing our songs for the play.

Have you got your tickets yet?

Pasta Bake.

Today we made a pasta bake.

We carefully chopped, rosemary, onion and garlic before making a tomato sauce and stirring it all into the pasta.

We then added cheese on top before putting it in the oven.

What do you like to cook at home?

Leaf Prints

Today we collected autumn leaves then sorted them according to our own criteria. We looked at the shape, colour and texture of the leaves before we sorted them. We then used our special leaves to make leaf prints.

How would you sort a set of autumn leaves?


Maths And Animations…

Today we practised making animations using the app ‘Animate It’. We linked maths skills with science to measure and subtract using leaves. We worked in pairs, one of us taking photographs and helping our friend move leaves or bricks just … Continue reading

Remembrance Assembly

Today we attended a whole school assembly, we observed a minutes silence and laid the poppy wreath that we had made.

What did you write on your poppy?

Remembrance Day Learning.

As part of our learning about Armistice Day we are making a poppy wreath which we will take into our whole school assembly on Monday. We cut out poppies and wrote a message to the soldiers who gave their lives for our freedom. Next we will glue the poppies onto the wreath to take into assembly where we will have a minutes silence to remember those who died for us.

Talking About ‘Me’.

Today we used our iPads to video ourselves describing our face. We have been learning to use new vocabulary and have learned words like ‘eye brow’, ‘eye lash’ and ‘cheek’. We will use our new learning next week when we write a poem about ‘Me’!