Nursery’s early writing

Nursery’s early writing

Nursery enjoy making marks on paper, chalk, in sand and on the board amongst other places, however, this time we have been making them in shaving foam.  We talked about lines, dots, waves, zigzags and rainbows then used our fingers to copy them in the foam. We also...
World Book Day!

World Book Day!

The children have enjoyed lots of different activites for World Book Day. They have been reading here, there and everywhere! They decorated potatoes as their favourite book character, they have dressed up and some of them became illustrators! They have enjoyed...
Making marks in shaving foam

Making marks in shaving foam

We have been showing off our early mark making and writing skills by using shaving foam.  We used our fingers to make a variety of patterns and some of us decided to draw self portraits. Nursery love to learn in a variety of ways and we enjoyed exploring the senosry...
Festive Writing Year 6

Festive Writing Year 6

This Christmas we chose to split our festive writing units between the two year 6 classes. In 6P we used Michael Morpurgo’s ‘Coming Home’ story which was used to advertise Christmas at Waitrose in 2016. Throughout our unit we have learnt how to use the pathetic...
The Show Must Go On Year 5

The Show Must Go On Year 5

Our festive writing this year has been based on the 2020 Christmas Amazon advert ‘The Show Must Go On’. We watched on as the devastating coronavirus cancelled Maya’s ballet performance, until her younger sister ensured she could still be Star of the Show and organised...
Polar Express Year 4

Polar Express Year 4

This year, we based our festive writing on ‘The Polar Express’ movie.  To help us get when describing the setting, we watched short clips and discussed lots of powerful phrases such as ‘The delicate snowflakes frantically fluttered from the midnight sky and formed a...