Our topic this week, investigating different habitats and simple food chains
Today we looked at different animal classifications using the deadly 60 Top Trump cards, we even made our own Top Trump card!
Which deadly 60 animal has left these footprints?
When we found out about our deadly 60 animal!!
Over the holidays a deadly 60 animal has arrived in our storage unit! We have to solve the riddles this week to discover what's hidden inside!!
Jewish visitor talking to the class about Pass Over
Making our vehicles in DT this week
We have been busy making Easter cards using a lever and linkage to make the Easter chick move!
We were crazy scientists for the morning when we were visited by some real life scientists !
Here we are ordering the pictures to make a giant story map for the Naughty Bus book!
The Naughty Bus!
What an exciting day we had on world book day! We acted out our own naughty toy scene and took some amazing photos.
you will be amazed by our creativity.
Look at the results from our science experiment!
What an amazing opportunity to meet Rebecca Adlington today! She was lovely and answered our questions! We even got to see two of her medals!
Year 1 & 2 competed in indoor sports hall athletics at West Notts College on 5.3.19 .All the children totally enjoyed the challenges!
We had an amazing time!
Today we carried out a traffic survey to see which type of vehicles were using the road near school as well as the different coloured vehicles we could see.
We were really lucky to have a visit from a lorry today! We all absolutely loved this opportunity and the children got to ask lots of interesting questions!
Our Medieval Banquet!
RE - looking at artefacts found in a synagogue
Learning about the different Kings and Queens!
Carrying out a science experiment to see if our body temperature changes after exercise using data loggers.
Learning how to code!
Our completed Robin Hood fact files!
Internet Safety Day!
We have had so much fun this week exploring new vocabulary with our word of the week absurd!
Absurd wc 4.2.19
We have been letting our imaginations run wild for 5 minutes before story at the end of the day by reading the random sentence and thinking of what the ending could be.
In science we have been predicting what will happen to our slices of bread once we have touched them with washed or unwashed hands!
In computing we have been learning how to code, we even made the frog turn into a prince!
We've been learning all about money in maths over the past few weeks, we've had practical lessons and ipad lessons to support our learning.
We have been learning all about Robin Hood this half term and we have created our own booklets full of information including facts about his Merry Men and all about Nottingham.
We carefully made our own hats so that we could get into role. Then we acted out scenes from Robin Hood playing the parts of the main characters.
Oh No not the Sheriff of Nottingham!
The Story of Robin Hood!
Here we are pracising our ball skills.
We all loved our trip to Nottingham to watch the Chrsitmas pantomime, Chloe was even chosen to go on stage and answer some questions! Well done Chloe! You did Abbey proud!
Today we were learning about how the differernt countries around the world celebrate Christmas. We then made a Christmas mobile drawing the different traditions from countries like Japan, Denmark, China and France.
Here are the first 2 winners of our Rockstar Readers draw December 2018 !
Enjoying our Christmas party!
In DT we have made our own dips for our Christmas party. We have prepared all the food in a safe and clean way and made the yummy dips for us all to enjoy!
In RE we looked at the Christian story of Jesus' birth and created a story map to retell the story
In design and technology we have been investigating pop up picture and used this knowledge to make our own pop up card for Christmas.
Our festive time in the library and hunting for christmas objects!
In science we investigated the different materials we could find around school and worked scientifically to work out 'What material would be best for a water bucket during the Great Fire of London'.
To start our topic 'Great Fire of London' we took part in some drama led by the Partake Company.
During science we wanted to solve the question 'does water make music?' we tried filling the glass jars to different levels to see what pitch they would make.
As a class we enjoyed learning about WW1 so much last week, Miss Fox brought in some medals and cap badges from WW1. She also brought in pictures of her Great Great Grandad!
During ICT this week we created our own bonfire night picture using 2paint on Purple Mash.
Creating our own timeline of events during the Gun Power Plot
WW1 Centenary activities. We learned all about how animals helped in the war. We made a step by step drawing of a horse and split pin moving horses. We also listened to a lovely story called Flo of the Somme. This was all about a dog that helped deliver medical supplies to injured soldiers. We had a great day!
This week we read the story of the Gun Powder Plot. We then split into small groups and acted out the events.
Our Paul Clee inspired clay tiles
RE Day - we have been learning about Hanukkah, we made potato latkes and they were lovely! We also discussed the differences between Christianity and Judaism, especially how each religion presents Jesus.
Spelling! Trying out different ways to help us remember our spellings of the week.
Enjoying our attendence day treat with Houdini the hamster (Ask your children why he's named that!)
MARP Centre Visit
Under the sea quiz! We had to go outside and hunt for the informaiton to answer our questions!
Penalty Shoot out
We created our own coastline outside and then back in the classroom where we drew pictures to show the features.
Trying to sort the animals into the correct animal classes! Did they manage to get them all right?
The Stag's football coaching session
Maths - using the ipads to help us with our place value.
Themed Day - Learning to learn