Category Archives: Understanding the world

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Holi Biscuits…

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

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Learning About Holi.

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

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Holi Dance

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?

Measuring The Temperature.

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?

Celebrating Shrove Tuesday .

Today we have been learning about Shrove Tuesday and the meaning of this festival. We talked about what we eat on this day how we celebrate Shrove Tuesday with our families. We found out that we celebrate Shrove Tuesday in different ways but we all enjoy it!

What toppings do you like on your pancakes?

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Making A Sock Puppet

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

Fruit Salad

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?

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Patterns

Teddy wants a scarf to keep home warm but it must have a pattern on. We have learned about patterns so we can complete this maths challenge which Teddy set us. What pattern would you put on Teddy’s scarf?

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Safe And Happy Using The Internet

We are enjoying using the internet to go on the school blog and Mathletics. This week we have been talking about how to stay safe and happy when we use the internet. This is very important. We watched a video, … Continue reading