Category: Ash

It’s party time!

Ash welcomed Father Christmas into the classroom this afternoon. They remembered their manners and assured him that they are all on the nice list! We were particularly impressed with some of the children’s dance moves. Lots of fun had by all! 

Tanners Wood join in with Hour Of Code week

Children throughout the school have enjoyed taking part in the National Hour Of Code this week. The initiative encourages children to become coders and problem solvers. The Year 5 children have enjoyed a range of activities with our volunteer computing expert, Simon Devon, which included coding robots and Microbits. Children in our school coding club also enjoyed a challenging coding session this week which they proudly demonstrated to their parents after the club, which turned into a mini robot wars episode in our school hall!

EYFS and KS1 also enjoyed learning how to Code using Osmo the iPad educational gaming accessory, which was expertly demonstrated by some of our Year 4 children. Our Year 6 children will also be taking part in a collaborative coding challenge this Friday, with a group of Year 7 and 8 secondary school children, via Skype in our computing suite.

The children have thoroughly enjoyed experimenting with new technology this week and have found it exciting and fun. Here are some photos of their learning.

Christmas jumpers

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Ash class. The children looked fabulous in their Christmas themed jumpers and accessories. Keep your eyes peeled for ‘Santa’s Workshop’ coming very soon to the role play!