On Monday the children learned about Remembrance Day and took part in a minutes silence. The children were given the opportunity to make their own poppies to mark the occasion. They used lots of different materials and techniques to make some fantastic work.
All of Early Years got to enjoy a fantastic drama, dance and musical spectacular called Magical Minds. It was a story all about emotions and how they help us to be resilient, hardworking and loving people.
In phonics this week we have learnt four new sounds – digraph ck and e, u, r. We have also learnt two tricky words, to and the. These words cannot be sounded out and need to be read by sight, “just like that.”
In phonics this week w have learnt 4 new sounds – g, o, c, k.
In phonics this week we have learnt four new sounds – i, n, m, d.
In phonics this week we have learnt four new sounds – s, a, t, p. We have taught the names and sounds for each. Please watch the videos below to help with learning at home.
We loved watching the fantastic Dr Bridge demonstrate some incredible scientific experiments. We learnt all about microwaves and saw what sound waves looked like on an oscilloscope. Miss Watson even got a new hairdo from the electrostatic machine.
In the afternoon we tried 3 of our own experiments that you can try at home.
The Cornflakes and magnets experiment