Wednesday 13th November 2019
Another super busy day. Some of the Year 4 boys enjoyed a trip to Pizza Express. The children in school wrote about kind and unkind actions and then worked on some Children in Need addition problems.
Friday 8th November 2019
This morning we finished working on our class Kindness Tree. It has lots of lovely ideas about how to be kind. We are very proud of the work that the children have done. Have a lovely (hopefully dry) weekend.
Thursday 7th November 2019
What a wet day! This morning we played number games on the Topmarks website. This afternoon we started to make charity Christmas cards.
Wednesday 6th November 2019
This morning we explored ways in which we can be kind....see our kindness chain on the English display. We counted sparklers that were left from last night. We also had a party to celebrate Mrs Nunn's special birthday.
Thursday 24th October 2019
This morning we visited the Zero-Waste Shop at the University of Sheffield Student's Union. We had a great time looking at the different items that you can buy there. We filled up one of our containers with hand wash for the classroom and bought ginger for baking next half-term.
This afternoon the Year 5 children participated in Viking Day and joined in a battle in the hall.
We hope you have a lovely half-term break. We will see you all on the 4th of November.
Wednesday 23rd October 2019
This morning we played coin bingo and talked about the coins that we know. This afternoon the Young Scientists came to visit us to teach us a lesson. They helped us to make our very own lava lamps using recycled plastic bottles.
Today we had a bit of a Hallowe’en theme! We thought about autumnal celebrations and created our own spooky creatures that we chose vocabulary to describe. In maths we started exploring money and later on Mrs Kirbyshaw treated us to some pumpkin tasting!
What a fantastic day! We finished off our Artworks project and had a party to celebrate!
Some children went to Boccia and represented the school really well!
We are so proud of all the children and all the effort and enthusiasm they have put into this week - well done everybody!
Thursday 17th October 2019
Another brilliant day with the ArtWorks Project. This morning we designed more sea creatures, and this afternoon we designed a slogan to go on the display. Kat from the project has started to put up the display, it already looks amazing!
Wednesday 16th October 2019
Another busy day with our ArtWorks friends. This morning we made large sea creatures for our display. This afternoon we designed coral for the bottom of the sea.
Tuesday 15th October 2019
Wow, what a busy day. This morning we played curling at Ice Sheffield....it was very cold. This afternoon ArtWorks came to visit us again. We made jellyfish. We can't wait for you to see the finished product.
Our visitors from the Artworks Project were very impressed with all the recycling we’d collected. Today we began by designing and making the fish for our coral reef scene.
Friday 11th October 2019
This morning we worked hard to perfect our letters. We also worked hard on our maths assessment. Have a lovely weekend!
Thursday 10th October 2019
This morning we sorted o'clock and half-past times and completed our recycling fact files. The swimmers had to do lengths of the pool and try to put their face in the water, they all worked very hard.
Wednesday 9th October 2019
Today the Year 3 children have enjoyed an Egyptian day with their mainstream class. The children working in the resource went on a clock hunt and then sorted the times that they had found.
After a fun game of clock bingo we got to hear all about Mr Lomas’ amazing adventure at the weekend! He went to Germany and won 2 gold medals and a bronze for orienteering mountain biking! Well done Mr Lomas!
Y4 had a fun afternoon trying Greek food and on Wednesday Y3 have an Egyptian themed day!
What a lovely day! We made our own watches when we looked at how clocks work. We started making plans for our fact files about recycling too!
Friday 4th October 2019
This morning we finished writing our stories based on our book 'Somebody Swallowed Stanley'. We are really proud of our writing this half-term.
Have a wonderful weekend!
Thursday 3rd October 2019
This afternoon we had fun making our own slime to use during sensory time.
Wednesday 2nd October 2019
This morning we continued to explore capacity. We used recyclable materials to decorate our capacity bottles. We also started to write our own stories based on 'Somebody Swallowed Stanley'.
Friday 27th September 2019
This morning we completed pronoun jigsaws. During our Enrichment Time we had fun playing with the sensory beads in class.
Thursday 26th of September
This afternoon the children who stayed in school worked together to create a giant art masterpiece. It was very messy but good fun.
Wednesday 25th September 2019
This morning we went on a pronoun hunt around school. We used our photographs to make sentences. We then used playdough and 2D shapes to design a new recycling factory.
Tuesday 24th September 2019
This morning we used paint and 2D shapes to design a new recycling plant for Sheffield. It was messy but fun.
Today we investigated what happens to plastic, paper and glass when we recycle. We discovered that our new benches are each made out of 22,000 plastic milk bottles!
We also worked hard identifying 2D shapes and we’ll be using this to design our own recycling factory tomorrow!
Friday 20th of September
This morning we completed English blue pen work and a maths assessment. This afternoon we continued to learn new words in our Spanish lesson.
We hope you have a sunny weekend.
Thursday 19th of October
What a busy day!
This morning we met with Emma from the ArtWorks Project to talk about an upcoming recycling project....keep your eyes peeled for more information. This afternoon the children that didn't go swimming used junk material to make models. At the end of the day we had a party to celebrate Morgan's birthday.
Wednesday 18th of September
Today we used bottle tops to solve addition and subtraction problems.
We compared polluted and clean environments and found vocabulary to describe them. After break we had fun with addition and subtraction maths games!
Monday 16th September 2019
Happy Monday! Today we thought about how we could could help our local environment so we went litter picking around school!
Friday 13th of September
Today we practised saying "hola" and "adios". We made some fabulous posters to display the Spanish words.
Thursday 12th of September
The Year 3/4 boys had a brilliant first swim at Goodwin. They were working on their splashy feet. The Year 5/6 children stayed in school and worked on the bird feeders we are making for the Autumn Fayre.
Wednesday 11th of September
This morning we made big number sheets. We used recyclable materials to explore numbers to ten. Take a look when you next visit the classroom.
Today we started reading our story, ‘Somebody Swallowed Stanley!’ We looked at videos and images of jellyfish and described them - we don’t think Stanley looks like a jellyfish do you?
What a lovely start to the week! We started thinking about our recycling topic and collected and sorted rubbish. Then we counted what we had collected as part of our maths learning. Everyone was fantastic in mainstream! There were lots of busy brains, well done!
Friday 6th of September
We have had a fabulous Friday. This morning we played games which helped us to get to know each other better. We hope you all have a lovely weekend.
Thursday 5th of September
What a busy start to the year. We have been doing lots of fun things this week; making new posters for our 'Golden Rules' display, designing new labels for our pegs and exploring the swimming rules. We have also spent time in mainstream every day getting to know our new teachers.
Welcome back everyone!
We loved sharing our holiday news and meeting our new friends!
Mrs Longbottom was so impressed with the fantastic attitudes of everyone after 6weeks off and Mrs Hall is so excited to see you all!