Year 2 get measuring!

Year 2 get measuring!

Year 2 have been learning a lot about different ways to measure things in maths. To start with, we compared and ordered lengths of objects measured in centimetres (cm) and metres (m). More recently, we have considered mass and looking at objects measured in grams (g)...
Left, right, clockwise, anti-clockwise…Year 2 get moving!

Left, right, clockwise, anti-clockwise…Year 2 get moving!

Year 2 have been learning a lot about position and direction over the past week. We have revised our understanding of left and right and used bossy, imperative verbs to give out directional instructions. We looked at the way a clock moves to help us remember clockwise...
Shoes, shoes, shoes!

Shoes, shoes, shoes!

Year 2 have been looking at lots of different things to do with shoes over the past two weeks! First, we watched a video called ‘Caterpillar shoes,’ about a kind caterpillar who gives away his shoes to the other insects living in the forest. We thought...
Brian Bear’s Picnic

Brian Bear’s Picnic

This week’s English home learning was based on the story ‘Brian Bear’s Picnic’. The children in Year 1 have enjoyed retelling the story using story maps, designing a picnic rug, writing thank you letters and much more! Keep up the great work,...
Fun in Forest Home School!

Fun in Forest Home School!

WOW! What an amazing Forest School we Year 5 have had! From Friendship tree trinkets to mandalas to garden treasure to rainbow wind chimes – what haven’t we done?! We have loved seeing all of your amazing creations from all things wonderful and of course,...
Forest School Week in Year 3

Forest School Week in Year 3

What a gorgeous week you must have had during Dunston Hill Forest School week – your photos are great! There’s mud and the great outdoors galore! Take a look at our children’s magic potions and wands, mud faces, fairy gardens and...