Party Planning using a spreadsheet

In Year 6 the children used a spreadsheet to help them work out the cost of planning a party. They used the Asda groceries website to choose what they would like to eat and drink and find the cost. The children then entered formulae to work out how much they had spent and if the total cost was in…

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Category: YEAR 6 BLOG

Year 1 Phonics

Thank you to all the parents/carers who came to our Phonics Screening Check meeting on Wednesday 8th May. We hope you found it useful and informative. If you were not able to attend i have attached the PowerPoint shown which contains all the information shared in the meeting. Parents/carers who…

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Category: YEAR 1 BLOG

Beanstalk experiment

This week in Nursery we have been reading Jack & the Beanstalk.

We are going to try to grow our own beanstalks. We are experimenting with different ways to grow plants. We made predictions and now we will wait and see.

They need water. Laker
...Rain. Esme
They need to be in the sun. Lottie

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Category: NURSERY BLOG

Tapestry

This week in school the children have been very busy consolidating their learning about traditional tales in Literacy. In Maths, the children have been consolidating their knowledge and understanding of the number system.

On Tapestry we have seen some amazing learning taking place at home,…

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Category: RECEPTION BLOG

Design Technology in 3T

In 3T we have been looking at how we can improve our school using the knowledge we have gained from our topic 'How does your garden grow?' 

We decided that because plants produce oxygen, which we need to breathe, and they are colourful which makes the environment a prettier place, we should…

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Category: YEAR 3 BLOG

Teddy bears picnic

On Tuesday (7th May) year 1 really enjoyed planning, making and then eating their own 'picnic' outside with their teddies.

Year 1 have been learning about healthy foods and made some choices about what they might like in their own wrap. Everyone then enjoyed making their wrap before eating it…

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Category: YEAR 1 BLOG

Spreadsheets

Year 6 have been using spreadsheets to create a number machine. They found out how to enter formulae and format their spreadsheet to add, subtract, divide and multiply two numbers.

Later in the lesson the children were able to use the AutoSum function to calculate totals for a cafe…

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Category: YEAR 6 BLOG

Year 3 go gardening

As part of their Simulation topic in Computing this week Year 3 designed a garden. They used a program to design a garden with ground cover, water features, furniture and of course plants and flowers.This fits in nicely with their curriculum work on growing plants.

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Category: YEAR 3 BLOG

Monet in Year 3

Year 3 were creating paintings in the style of Money. Look at this fabulous painting by Pawel!

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Category: YEAR 3 BLOG

Using Technology

On Wednesday both Reception classes came into the ICT suite and used the computers. They used 2Simple City to create houses, build cars, go to the vets and the zoo. Some children even had a go at recycling rubbish at the recycling centre. The children had to use a mouse to click and drag objects,…

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Category: RECEPTION BLOG

Reading Stay and Play

We would like to say a BIG thank you to all of the parents who joined us today at our Reading Stay and Play. I know the children always thoroughly enjoy showing off their classroom to their family members and love to play all of the activities with you. There were lots of reading activities out…

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Category: RECEPTION BLOG

Simulations in Year 3

In computing this half term Year 3 are investigating simulations. Simulations let us try out ideas that we find tricky in real life, we can find different ways of approaching a problem and choose the best solution. The children used a website www.citycreator.com to build a virtual city, they were…

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Category: YEAR 3 BLOG