12th June: Sharing our finds, feather and egg identification There was lots of wildness in Cole Class today! Firstly, half of the class went to forest school this morning, while the other half learnt about the things that all living things … Continued
Today we did a mini wildness search on the backfield, looking for moss, lichen and small flowers. We found lots of daisies, as well as some very interesting lichen. We have enjoyed looking at the lichen under a magnifying glass.
Thursday 7th June: Magnifying! Joe was keen to bring in his small magnifying glass, to have a closer look at some of the natural wonders in our back field. I took photos using an add on lens on the class iPad. … Continued
This year Cole Class are taking part in #30dayswild, and each day we will be carrying out a “random act of wildness”. On this page we’ll be keeping a track of our exploits this week. Monday 4th June: Grass Whistles … Continued
I was very impressed with how well the children danced our maypole dance, especially as we had only had one run-through in the hall beforehand. Although the Barber’s Pole looks like quite a simple dance, there were a number of … Continued
We are continuing to improve our stop motion animation skills in our Computing lessons. Here are a few examples of what we’ve filmed this week. We’ve been working hard on keeping the camera still and only making small changes each … Continued
Year 2 were thrilled this morning to visit the Bookfeast festival and meet author/illustrator Tom Percival. He read from his latest book, Perfectly Norman, as well as showing us how to use our imaginations to draw characters from simple shapes. We … Continued
In our computing lessons we are learning how to do stop motion animation, with help from John and Zac in year 6. Here’s how things are going so far…
We were very lucky to have Zoe from All Stars cricket come into school to teach us some cricket skills. We enjoyed throwing and catching, as well as playing a game of cricket too.
In our unit of work on plants in our science lesson last half term, we carried out a number of experiments to find out what plants needed to grow, as well as how plants are structured. We found out that … Continued