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…
On Tuesday 5th March Zak was invited to London to a Parliamentary reception with MYPLACE and Our Bright Futures. It was about raising awareness about environmental issues and the impact it is having on young, vulnerable people.
Zak said "I enjoyed meeting other people from different parts of…
It was great to welcome parents, grandparents and a niece to our Sharing Our Learning Session this week. The session provided pupils’ families an opportunity to check out our new classroom, look at how our engines run in different situations and become more aware of the different things we can do…
Chestnut class celebrated world down syndrome day by wearing odd socks, designing their own page in the writing area and find 2 socks to pair up!
11R are proud to support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing odd socks to school.
Maple had a super time talking about the sunny weather at Astley Park. We spent some time looking at the animals in Pets Corner and then we worked on our POP targets - turn taking, road safety and communication! We had so much fun!
On Wednesday we went to Devonshire Road Recreation Ground.
We had many wonderful opportunities to develop our Characteristics of Effective Learning.
There was lots of Playing and Exploring - engagement, Active Learning - motivation, and even some Creating and Thinking Critically -…
Chestnut class loved their woodland walk around Ashurst Beacon. We explored the woodland area talking about what we could see and hear. We also used our investigation sheets to collect different materials like pine cones, pine needles, sticks and different leaves. We then had a great time…
7G have being trying lots of different activities to help us to regulate and get ready to learn. Today, one of the activities we tried was yoga and it was fab!
8G "visited" Spain today. Prior to the lesson we had to research the country of Spain, with some of us producing fact files and some of us producing leaflets. In cooking we made Spanish churros and in RE we learnt about the Sagarda Familia.
We pretended to board the plane to Spain and once in…
Today we celebrated Austin's birthday!
We all enjoyed the delicious cake he brought in - yum, yum!
This week as part of our work on Spanish food and mealtimes, 11R worked very well as a team, cooking some excellent Spanish omelettes and preparing some ‘pan con tomate’ to accompany it. Next week we will complete our work on Spanish tapas when we make ‘patatas bravas con chorizo’ and pimientos dl…