Thursday, 15 June 2017

Green, Green, Green!

We have been making froggy friends in the classroom for our visitor.
Can you remember which colours you used to make green?

Monday, 5 June 2017

Strange Creature

Look what we captured in our outdoor area, it looks like a giant frog wearing a crown!
I wonder where it came from?

Sunday, 21 May 2017

Local Walk

Year 6 came on our walk with us to find out what was in our local area.
Can you name the features we saw?
Were they on your map?


Year six came to help us make maps of Whitehill Road ready for our walk.  They also helped us learn about road safety.
Wha did you draw on your map?
Did we see it on our walk?

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Teaching Your Monster to Read

Well done to these children for helping the monsters use their phonics to read :-)

Have you started to teach your monster yet?

'Who's at the Door'

We have been listening to the story 'Who's at the Door' and then answering questions, reading the questions and answers ourselves.
What was your favourite part of the story?

Sunday, 7 May 2017

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf

Can you write a sentence to describe the wolf?

Remember to use words we thought of at school.

Special Places

We have learnt about the different places people find special.  Do you recognise this building?

We visited it at a special time of the year, can you remember when?


We have been learning how to share so that we can make sure that the three little pigs all get the same amount of food.

Monday, 3 April 2017

Maths Day

Today has been maths day in school and we have been looking at shapes. We have used lots of different materials outside to make shapes, thinking carefully about the properties.

What did you use to make your shape?

Saturday, 1 April 2017

Paper Dolls

Our story at the moment is Paper Dolls by Julia Donaldson.

We're Ticky and Tacky 
and Jacky the Backy
and Jim with two noses
and Jo with the bow. 

Can you make some paper dolls and give them new names?

Reading Homework

It is very important that we practice our phonics and reading at home.  Click on the picture below to login and play now.  House points will be given to those who play.  Well done to those who have already started playing :-)

Write a comment to tell me which games you enjoy.

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Agility and Fitness

Today we had an exciting time practicing controlling our body.  We had to balance carefully while we jumped onto the mats and jump with both feet together to jump over the hurdles.
Which was your favourite activity?

Monday, 20 March 2017

Oh no!

Today we found an enormous footprint in our classroom!  We were very worried as we don't know who left it.  After finding it we also found that Sam mouse had disappeared, we hope he is somewhere safe.
Who do you think left the footprint?

Saturday, 18 March 2017


We had a lot of sunshine last week and it made us think that Spring is on its way.  Have you noticed any signs of Spring outside?

Small World Fun

We have been busy creating using the small world resources.
What would you like in the small world next?

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Farm Bingo

We have been using our phonics to read words and match them to the pictures.
Can you read the words?

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Story Afternoon

Thank you to all the mums, dads, grans and grandads for joining us for a fun afternoon today.  We hope you enjoyed it :-)

Saturday, 4 March 2017

World Book Day

We brought our favourite stories and our teddies to school.  We enjoyed reading our stories to the teddies!
Have you got any other favourite stories?

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Shrove Tuesday

On Shrove Tuesday people eat pancakes, so today we mixed eggs, milk and flour together.  We beat them with a whisk and then poured the batter into a frying pan to cook.
Which was your favourite topping?
Did you make pancakes at home?

Thursday, 23 February 2017


We have been exploring shapes again.  We have been making our own, deciding whether they have straight or curved edges.

We have also been using shapes to make pictures.
Which shapes did you use to make a picture?  What did you make a picture of?

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Shape Hunt

We have been looking at shapes this week, we have looked for shapes we recognise and whether they have straight or curved edges.
Can you find any more shapes around your house?

Our Special Visitor

What will we have to do to look after Sam?

Monday, 20 February 2017

Look what we found!

We have had some visitors in our classroom, we found this on the floor.
Who do you think has been in our classroom?

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Design a Bookmark

Have you designed your bookmark yet for the half term reading challenge?
What is your favourite book or  character?

Mrs Borthwick's favourite character is the Gruffalo.

Mrs Rennock's favourite book is A Dark Dark Tale.

Friday, 3 February 2017

Our Learning Partners

This afternoon Lichtenstein Class came to hear us read the monster stories we had written and illustrated.
We hope you enjoyed our stories Lichtenstein!

Thursday, 2 February 2017

Library Visit

We had a fantastic trip to the library. We enjoyed choosing books to bring home and learnt how to use the machine with our library cards.

What were the titles of the books you choose?

Sunday, 29 January 2017

We have been learning to add two groups of objects

Can you count how many silver stars there are and how many blue stars there are.
Can you write the number sentence to match?

Here are some more of our sums.

How some monsters appeared in our classroom!

What hatched out of our eggs?
Were you right in your predictions?

Writing Labels

After we had painted our monsters, we used our phonics to write labels.


We have been busy creating our own monsters ready for when we write our own 'Frozen' stories.



How many eyes did your monster have? Did he have a tail and horns?

Saturday, 28 January 2017

Outdoor PE

We enjoyed our PE.  We warmed up first and then ran relay races around the track in our House groups.
What was your favourite part of the lesson? Warming up exercises or the running relay?

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Block Area

We've been busy this week building with our blocks.
Did you build anything?