The Enormous Turnip

The Enormous Turnip

It has been lovely having all the children back in school and they have been working extremely hard. In English we started reading the story of The Enormous Turnip. The children used the text to find out all they knew about the farmer. Then they considered and wrote...
Welcome Back

Welcome Back

Welcome back and Happy New Year! I hope everyone has had a relaxing break over the holidays. We started off the week by visiting the crib at church, focusing on the journey of The Three Wise Men and the celebration on The Epiphany. It was a very peaceful and...
Writing Instructions

Writing Instructions

This week in English we have been busy with Miss D. We made our own Christingles and paper reindeers and then thought carefully about what we did. We used imperative verbs to write our own instructions for how to do each activity, taking care to ensure they were in...
Shapes and Instructions

Shapes and Instructions

We have had a fun week in Willow class as we began our new English learning on instructions. The children read and followed a set of instructions to make a dancing Father Christmas and a jam sandwich which they enjoyed eating. In Mathematics we have been exploring 2D...
Traditional Tales with a Twist

Traditional Tales with a Twist

This week in English we have been writing our own versions of ‘Prince Cinders,’ our class text. We have tried to make changes to the original to ensure our stories are still funny. We made sure to include all of the things we have been learning about this...