Week 1 (23/02/2015)

This week we have started our topic about inventions. On Monday, we looked at pictures of old and new versions of inventions such as the telephone, the motor car, the washing machine, the camera and the bicycle.  We found out when they were invented and placed pictures of them on…

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Week 6 (09/02/2015)

This week we have had fun writing our own versions of Little Red Riding Hood. Have you ever wondered what the story would be like if it wasn’t set in a wood?  Some of ours are set on the moon, in the jungle, at the North Pole or in Sweetieland,…

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Week 5 (02/02/2015)

This week we have been building up to writing a well-known fairy tale. First we did a storyboard of the 6 main stages of the story, then we wrote a caption to go with each picture and finally we wrote the story in our books.  We looked back at our…

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Week 4 (26/01/2015)

This week we have been continuing our work on fairy tale characters. We described the 3 pigs and the Big Bad Wolf using the most interesting words we could think of, then we created WANTED posters about the wolf (to warn people how dangerous he is!) You might have seen…

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Week 3 (19/01/2015)

This week we have been thinking about fairy tale settings and characters.  We realised that there are several settings which are quite common in fairy tales and that the characters tend to be similar too.  In our setting descriptions we used adjectives and different sentence openers to make the writing…

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Week 2 (12/01/2015)

This week we have started our fairy tales topic ‘Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?’  In our English lessons we have read ‘The Three Little Pigs’, ‘Little Red Riding Hood’, ‘Jack and The Beanstalk’ and ‘The Three Billy Goats Gruff.’  We have been focussing on retelling the stories, using…

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Week 1 (06/01/2015)

Happy New Year! We hope you all had a lovely Christmas with your family and friends. Thanks for all the kind Christmas wishes, cards and presents. This week has been our Winter Nature Detectives week. We started by thinking about the season of Winter, what it is like and what…

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Week 7 (15/12/2014)

Thank you to everyone who came to see our Christmas performance, the children really enjoyed doing it and we were very proud of their performances.  We have enjoyed lots of festive activities this week and a delicious Christmas dinner on Wednesday. We will not be setting a homework task this…

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Week 6 (08/12/2014)

School is feeling really festive now! We are very busy rehearsing our nativity play which we will perform for you all next week. We have watched Year 3 ,4 and 5 perform their play brilliantly and are looking forward to doing ours now. We read and watched ‘Twas the Night…

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Week 5 (01/12/2014)

In Maths this week, we have been focusing on place value, working out how many tens and ones there are in different 2 digit numbers.  Show us some 2 digit numbers and see if we can explain it to you! We read the Nativity story and wrote about how Mary…

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