Today we were looking at our solar system and the planets that reside in it. We discussed how far the planets were away from the sun and the distance between the them. We also investigated the sizes of these planets in relation to the sun. Our activity was to attempt to recreate the distances from … Continue reading
Dear Parent/Carer, Welcome back! I hope that you have had a restful summer and are now ready to start the new school year. We will be easing gently into the school year by getting re-acquainted and assessing the children’s needs in regards to any lost learning due to the restrictions they have had to endure … Continue reading
Last term Eagles were invited to some Bushcraft sessions at Christchurch Primary School. As you can see from the photos the children enjoyed all the different activities and challenges that were presented to them. We went in groups of 8 each week. Unfortunately, the weather wasn’t kind to us on one of the days and … Continue reading
Eagles had a great time at Groombridge Place yesterday. We had the whole place to ourselves really as there was only a handful of other people there! We explored the forest and saw Jurassic Tree Ferns and huge leaves belonging to the Gunnera plant. There was a wishing pool that people had thrown money into … Continue reading
Yesterday we welcomed Ian from Kic Theatre back into school for a drama session. Ours was based on our topic of Enchanted Forests and included many characters from different fairy stories. We had to let down our hair for Rapunzel to climb up, hide from the Big Bad Wolf and even tried Goldilocks’ Porridge!
Year 2 went Tobogganing yesterday morning at the Sports Centre and had a brilliant time! We then had a picnic and went to play in the park in the afternoon, it was great fun.
Our first trip out for a very long time was a huge success!. We were very lucky with the weather and enjoyed not only the trip to the castle but we got to see where Joseph Bleriot landed his plane when he flew across the channel, making him the first to ever cross safely. We … Continue reading
This week in maths we have returned to measuring in cms and mms. We chose whether to use a ruler, a metre stick, a tape measure or even a piece of string to measure certain objects. We can also draw straight lines with a ruler in any direction including vertical, horizontal and diagonal. We know … Continue reading
We have had a great day today by creating our own classroom display. As you can see we did this by drawing, colouring, crafting and painting the woodland/ forest so that we can use it in our Topic work.
Dear Parent/Carer Welcome back to the last term of the year. I hope you all managed to enjoy the sunshine we have been blessed with over the bank holiday! Topic: Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic, which this term is ‘Enchanted Forests’. We will be researching rainforests, woodlands and the … Continue reading