8R goes to Mexico!

22 Mar 2019

Category: 8R

As part of their topic this term 8R have been learning about travel. Today we have been learning about Mexico. We learnt how to do the Mexican hat dance, tried on a Mexican poncho with a sombrero, and tried Mexican chips and dips! To finish off our learning we even made a piñata! Well done…

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8R Class, 2018-19

8R Play With Geometry

14 Mar 2019

Category: 8R

This morning 8R had fun exploring shapes and direction.

 

Pupils looked at photo images and remade the models using 3D shapes, whilst some pupils had a play with the blue bots and caterpillar to program directions of left and right, learning words such as Clockwise and…

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8R Class, Mathematics, 2018-19

8R World Book Day

8 Mar 2019

Category: 8R

Yesterday we celebrated World Book Day, our class looked at the theme of Peter Pan. We read the story and made masks. We then talked about our favourite books and said why they are our favourite, 

 

During the day we also took part in the signing story of 'Each Peach Pear Plum', and we also…

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8R Class, Forest School, English, 2018-19

8R Go to France

5 Mar 2019

Category: 8R

This afternoon 8R have made a passport to travel to France, we took a flight around school and arrived in France where we listened to French pop, ate croissants and crepes and identified where in the world speak French. We ended our trip with a game of boules. 

 

A fab…

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8R Class, Foreign Languages, 2018-19

8R Enjoy Rainbow Day

1 Mar 2019

Category: 8R

8R have had a fab morning celebrating LGBT history month.

 

We started the day watching some fairy tales, pupils were surprised the knight rescueing the princess was also a princess. Then a shock when little red riding hood was actually a little red riding dude helping the wolf dress in the…

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8R Class, 2018-19, Equality

8R What A Social Bunch We Are

12 Feb 2019

Category: 8R

Another trip to Inspire this morning and the class all wanted to stay together, they enjoyed a great game of football and showed some good levels of teamwork and friendship. 

 

What a a great team they are!

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8R Class, 2018-19

8R welcome in the Year of the Pig

7 Feb 2019

Category: 8R

8R have had lots of fun welcoming in the Chinese New Year this week.   We set up a Chinese take away and used our maths skills to help us work out how much our orders were going to cost and how much change we could expect.  We had lots of fun preparing meals, serving each other and complaining…

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8R Class, Mathematics, 2018-19, Equality

Eureka!

30 Jan 2019

Category: 8R

8R had an amazing day at Eureka! We had great fun exploring the All About Me section to compliment everything we have been learning about our bodies this term. We also managed to try out some jobs for the future as mechanics, dentists and shop assistants.  

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8R Class, Science, 2018-19

8R Our Favourite Food

25 Jan 2019

Category: 8R

8R having exploring their favourite foods. We had a discussion about what we enjoy to eat the most and then went to Asda to by a ready meal version of our choice. This is so Pupils can learn the skill of following instructions to be independent. 

 

Pupils enjoyed their task and we all joined…

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8R Class, Cooking & Nutrition, 2018-19

8R and Chorley in Bloom

24 Jan 2019

Category: 8R

Today we had a great time laying fresh compost on the bedding area ready to plant the new season plants. We have been finding the practical gardening aspect of the project a good tool of regulation for both staff and pupils. 

 

We are looking forward to watching the growth of  the onions…

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8R Class, 2018-19

8R trying it for style

18 Jan 2019

Category: 8R

8R loved learning about a Buddhist girl this morning, a story all about her way of life. They then enjoyed showing what they learnt by taking part in a Kahoot quiz.

 

following the quiz pupils were asked if they would like to dress like a monk. They thrived from this interaction. They all…

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8R Class, RE, 2018-19, Equality

8R Buddhism

17 Jan 2019

Category: 8R

8R have embraced the Buddhist ways of leading a good life to help reduce suffering in humanity. The outcome was it would be too difficult to give up our luxuries.

 

We looked at the birth of Buddha, the Four Noble Truths, the Eightfold Path, precepts which all Buddhists follow in their daily…

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8R Class, RE, 2018-19, Equality