We are learning to weave using natural materials. We have been making our fingers get lots of exercise as we weave natural materials under and over the weaving grid. It is great fun but hard work. What have you woven?
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As part of our learning about Holi we baked Holi cookies. They were bright and colourful as Holi is the festival of colours and celebrating the triumph of good over evil. What colour biscuits would you bake for a Holi … Continue reading
Holi is celebrated next Monday 9th March and Tuesday 10th March. It is a festival from India which celebrates the arrival of spring and he triumphed of good over evil. We are learning about this colourful festival and enjoying making … Continue reading
As we are learning about Holi we learned a Holi dance. It was great fun dancing to music and adding actions. Which music do you like dancing to?
We enjoy collecting our own data so we are using equipment to measure the temperature each day and fill in our class weather chart.
What do you think the warmest temperature was which we recorded last weeks?
As part of our farming award we explored the differences between farm animals. We talked how they are the same as well as different. How is a hen different to a cow?
Today we have been busy creating sock puppets for Kipper. We enjoyed designing our puppet and we used lots of different materials . We looked at Sockthing, from Mick Inkpen’s book Kipper’s Toybox and then created our own sock puppet.What … Continue reading
Today we made a fresh fruit salad with mint. It was delicious. We chopped different fruits up and added freshly chopped mint. As we cut up the fruits we talked about how they were the same but different. We also talked about why fruit is good for us. The fruit salad was delicious. The mint was scrumptious!
Which fruits would you add to a fresh fruit salad?