We had a fabulous time at Caedon College on Thursday doing 'Quad kids.' Thank you very much to Mr. Hopper for organizing this and to the Sports Leaders for running the events.  We took part in 10 different activities including shot-put, the howler, long jump and sprint.  The children thoroughly…

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'The Jolly Postman' has caused much excitement in Holly class this week.  He has been delivering a variety of post including a new catalogue for the children to order from (don't tell Mr Gunning!) We have been wizards and witches, and written an order form trying to persuade them to send us their…

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We have had great fun this week re-enacting the story of 'Where the Wild Things Are.' The children were very imagination in their voices and the characters they were pretending to be!

In Maths, we have been weighing objects from around our classroom to find their mass.  Well done to James…

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Mrs Maud and myself must say a huge well done to all of Holly class on their interest, enthusiasm and behavior when visiting the library this week.  We looked at signs of spring on our walk there, and were also lucky enough to see a new tree sculpture being created in Pannett Park.  When we…

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Welcome back

Welcome back everyone! We hope you all had a fun filled week off and have returned ready for this next half term.  

We have started to read our new class book...but have not yet shared with the children what it is called! We have had some fabulous discussion work from the illustrations in the…

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Thank you to all the parents who came to Parents evenings this week with Mrs Maud and myself. We are so extremely proud of all of the children and the progress they have made this half term.  If you did not manage to see us please make an appointment for the first week as we have lots of lovely…

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Captain Cook

Our trip to see the Captain Cook museum in Whitby was amazing.  Thank you to Mrs Maud for organising it and to all the parents who came to help! We also learnt even more interesting facts about Whitby and Captain Cook. 

Our Art this week was inspired by all the gorgeous Autumn colours we saw on…

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12th October

Well done Holly class on a rather fabulous week! Mrs Maud and myself are so proud of how you have all adapted to life in the 'big school' and are producing some very mature work.  We look forwards to sharing this work in the upcoming parents evening!
This week we have been looking at the weather…

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This week our learning has been very purposeful! On Monday we learnt about the different root vegetables that would have been aboard Captain Cooks' Endeavour.  We then wrote a shopping list and took it to Lidl to buy these vegetables.  On Wednesday we followed a recipe on how to make Vegetable…

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Holly 28.9.18

Ahoy Holly Class! We have had a very busy week in Holly class. We went aboard the Endeavour where chef Wood cooked us 2 platefuls of delicious food and we drank wine (not really - it was cherry juice!) We talked about why Captain Baker gave us these foods like Captain Cook would have given to his…

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This week we have been looking at Captain James Cook in greater depth.

Why not share the video that we watched together? 

In Maths we have been pairing up socks to help us count in twos.

We have also looked at Aboriginal Art and made our own pointillism creations.  What a busy week we…

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Welcome back everyone! 

We hope you all a fabulous summer and made lots of precious memories with families and friends!

Mrs Maud, Mrs Reynolds and myself are all incredibly proud of how the children have settled into their new classroom. They have quickly learnt new routines and adapted to…

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