Monthly Archives: April 2016

Pirate poem

We have been looking at our class pirate poem this week, thinking about what the words mean, what sound effects could be in there and making things to show the poem. What’s your favourite part of the poem?



Visiting our library

Class 2 and class 4 both visited the library together today to have a story and some quiet time. Why do we need to be quiet in a library?           


Things we need to live.

Today class 2 researched the different things we need to live. We talked about the difference between ‘want’ and ‘need’, and that even if we had no toys we would still survive! There are 4 things we need to live… … Continue reading


Throwing and catching

In our P.E. today we practiced moving with the ball by bouncing it, throwing it and catching it. How high can you throw the ball and catch it?             


Plant, grow, cook, eat

For our farming Friday, we cooked with the vegetables we planted last week – radishes, lettuces and tomatoes. We made a very delicious salad! Which bit did you like the best?                  


Pirate flags

This afternoon we have been designing and making our pirate flags. Because they are going outside we can’t paint them! So we have used pva glue and dye to complete our flags. What will yours look like?             

Water painting

This morning we have been painting our numbers and sounds using water out in the sunshine. We practiced today igh sound and our numbers to 20. What sounds and numbers can you paint?


Making sure we are safe and happy

This afternoon we practiced being safe and happy by running and moving round in the sunshine making sure we are looking around us and not running into any other children. We then made posters about what being safe and happy means to us. What makes you safe and happy?


What we know about pirates

The receptions today made a mind map about all the things we know about pirates. We concentrated on writing the sounds we could hear in our words. What do you know about pirates?



Plant, grow, cook, eat

Today we talked about what pirates might have eaten on their ships. We decided they must need to grow things because they can’t just pop to the shop! We planted radish, lettuce and tomato seeds to start growing for our … Continue reading