Archive for January, 2017

Impressionist Art

This term Starfish Class have been looking at impressionist art and paying particular attention to the work of Monet. Therefore the children have been trying to create their own Monet inspired art work in a range of materials.

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Painting a Picture

The children have been working very hard to creat their own illustrations for the story of ‘The Three Little Pigs’. They have been working collaboratively to use a paint programme on the laptops to retell the entire story. I can’t wait to see the finished products!

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Where in the world?

To explore and learn about the world, the children have been completing puzzles to see if they can work out where each of the seven continents is found on a map. They have also learnt a song to help them remember the names of each continent. I wonder if they can sing it to you?

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Teddy Takes a Tumble

We had an interesting visitor this afternoon who talked to the children about the importance of wearing seat belts when travelling in cars. The children listened incredibly well and thought of interesting questions to ask. Now when they wear their seat belts they will hopefully be able to explain to you the reason why they […]

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A special worship

It was very exciting this morning to attend our daily worship at Seabrook Church. The children really enjoyed this new adventure, especially learning a new song.

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Can you guess the book?

To kick off our new writing unit in English, the children each created their own special hat. Can you guess which story we are looking at?

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Turning time

Whole, half, quarter or three quarters? The children have been practising their turning by giving each other instructions. They all did a great job thinking about how far to turn each time.

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The morning rush

To get us back into the swing of the school day routine after Christmas, we have been learning a poem called ‘The Morning Rush’. The children came up with actions to help them remember the poem before teaching their verses to the rest of the class. Finally they put it all together to recite the […]

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