This term our topic is natural disasters and survival, we are reading Way of the Wolf by Bear Grylls. The children are enjoying the book and this week had the opportunity to learn some first aid skills. We really enjoyed the session and got the chance to put into practise some of the skills we…
Over the break, we were set the task of creating our own Anderson Shelter.
Here are some samples.
Mrs Brunskill was very pleased with all the children's effort.
We chose instruments to make the sounds of animals.
We picked low pitched instruments for the adult and high pitched instruments for the young.
What farm animals do you think we are playing the sounds for?
1R really enjoyed the start of our cricket coaching with John.
We practised our fielding skills and begun to hold the bat correctly.
Which cricket team do you support?
This half term 5B, along with other classes have the fantastic opportunity to work with a cricket coach.
This week he taught us about balling the ball and we got to play a little match at the end of the session.
5B helped raise money for Sports Relief by donating to the charity and dressing in our own sporty gear.
Throughout the day we took part in different sporting challenges including: running laps of the All Weather Pitch; most star jumps in two minutes; most skips; most ball bounces and most…
Year 1 learnt about 'houses and homes in the past' at Towneley Hall.
We also walked through the woods and learnt about animal's habitats.
What was your favourite part of our trip?
Today has been Football Leagues Community Day in Action, we had a special surprise for one of our pupils who won the Move and Learn Star Award. Accrington Stanley Trust arrived with two of the Accrington Stanley players to present his award. Each child in the class received a sign programme from…
During World Book Week we had the pleasure of working with author Dan Worlsey.
He has visited school a number of times: we always enjoy working with him and listening to him tell his stories.
He spent some time with us and introduced us to a mean character in his books. We then had a go at…
5B enjoyed dressing up as characters from books to celebrate World Book Day.
We also took this opportunity to recommend some books that we enjoyed reading to our peers.
To help us understand more about life cycles we planted a wide range of vegetables. We learnt that we can grow new plants from seeds, tubers, bulbs and we also took cuttings to investigate what happened.
They are currently growing in the resource area and we monitor their growth daily.…
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We painted our portraits