As a class we have been comparing difference materials. We carried out a scientific experiment to investigate which materials would be suitable for creating a water proof garment. Taking turns, we shared our ideas and understanding of the different materials and whether they would be absorbent and used a pipet to gently drop water on … Continue reading
Today we were surprised by a special gift brought in for the class. A beautiful loaf of bread that was probably very similar to that which Thomas Farriner would have baked. It was divided up and all enjoyed the taste of freshly baked bread. We discussed the differences of how it would have been baked … Continue reading
Eagles have been busy this week building their ideas for their Independent Learning. Some of the projects have to be left to dry before they can be refined. We have showed understanding of planning and researching an idea before beginning it, then allowing time to decide how we will finish it.
During our Art Lesson this week we experimented with water colours and a black crayon, we outlined the City of London as the Great Fire began in the early hours. Using our knowledge and understanding from our Talk for Writing, we were able to depict the luminocity of the fire in the distance. Great care … Continue reading
Eagles have been super busy creating a variety of home learning. We have had buildings, coins and information lists relating to our topic of the Great Fire of London.
Today we learnt a new game called Dodge Ball. Using our ability of changing direction, as fast as the wind, we skillfully ran the gauntlet from one end of the hall to the other. We supported each other with cheering and congratulated those who managed to dodge the ball.
Today in PE we used our throwing skills to carefully score points in the hoops. It was our choice to decide if it was better to throw over or under arm. During the lesson we demonstrated our team work, listening skills and followed safety rules when throwing the bean bags being aware of others around … Continue reading
We had lots of fun yesterday in PE. We started by warming our bodies up so we were ready to exercise. We then practised moving quickly in different directions. Finally we got into teams and played a game that used our skills!
In science today we undertook an investigation to find out which type of paper was the most absorbent. We made a prediction then we tested two types of kitchen roll, toilet roll and two types of blue roll. We then recorded our results in our books.
Dear Parents / Carers Happy New Year! We hope you are all well and enjoyed the Christmas break and that the children will enjoy learning all about the our topic this term, The Great Fire of London. English: In reading we will focus on developing the children’s comprehension skills. With the SATS approaching, over the … Continue reading