Elm Class Home Learning

Friday 5th March 2021 Year 1 only Phonics For phonics today, please watch the videos and join in! You will recap your sounds and tricky words with me! Don’t forget – pause the videos and have a go yourself throughout – don’t just watch it and let me do all the hard work! Pause the […]

Oak Class We Are Artists

Oak Class We Are Artists This week, Year 6 children have written a biography of Charles Darwin.  The children were really interested to find out about his life and achievements which they used to inform their writing.  In maths, the children learned to convert between non-adjacent units of measurement and enjoyed applying what they learned […]

Thank You For the Teaching

Thank You For the Teaching! This week we said goodbye to Mrs Colman! We have had a brilliant time being taught by such a special teacher, and celebrated with her in a special assembly and doing fun activities on her last day. We wish her the best of luck on becoming a mummy, and have […]

Maple Class- Are humans eco friendly?

Are humans Eco friendly? Following on from last week’s science the children have continued their work on ‘Are humans Eco-friendly?’ We have been looking at a key text called ‘ The last Wolf’ which is a take on ‘Little Red Riding Hood.’ Red goes out wolf hunting but is shocked to find there are non […]

World Book Day fun in Willow Class!

World Book Day fun in Willow Class! This week Willow Class have enjoyed their first World Book Day at Whiteshill Primary School! They read Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson and then sequenced the pictures from the story. They also made a wicked witch face out of tissue paper and designed and created their […]

Oak Class We Are Scientists

Oak Class We Are Scientists This week, Year 6 children have written a non-chronological report after doing some research on Northern European animals and birds.  In maths, they have learned how to draw triangles, quadrilaterals and common regular 2D shapes using given angles and measurements. Year 5 have been improving their ability to recognise equivalent […]

Is a Rock Alive?!

Is a Rock Alive?! This week was science week! The children have been looking at life processes, and learnt all about an important lady called Mrs Gren. We learnt that in order to be living, there are 7 things that you must be able to do. We were also amazed to find out that even […]

Maple Class- ‘We’re all mad here’

We’re all mad here…. A great week in Maple class. What fun we had on World Book Day! Our key text was ‘The Jabberwocky’ from Lewis Carrolls’  Alice in Wonderland. The children enjoyed learning some nonsense words and perform parts of the poem as a whole group. In Maths, both year groups have been learning […]

How to make a jam sandwich

How to make a jam sandwich In English, the children have been looking at instructional writing and understanding what makes a good set of instructions. We learnt what an imperative verb is and how these are important in instructions. Elm Class had a visit from ‘Sandwich Bot’ from ‘Sandwich World’ who was sent to Whiteshill […]

Maple Class- We Are Artists!

We are Artists! A very busy week back for us in Maple Class. The children have told me all about their half term adventures and seem well rested for this half term.  In Maths, Year 4 have been learning to add and subtract decimals using formal written methods. The focus here has been introducing them […]