W/c 9th December - In Willow Class this week we have been using scales to compare the different weight of objects. We have weighed different items in our classroom and also the parcels in our Post Office.
W/c 11th November - This week we have been learning how to make numbers in different ways. We made 9 by putting spots on a ladybird and changed the number of spots on each side to find different number bonds to 9.
W/c 14th October - In Willow class this week as part of our understanding of the world, we went on a hunt for signs of Autumn in our outdoor environment. We also linked this to our RE theme this term of a Christian view of the creation of the world.
W/c 27th September - In Willow class this week we have been practising our mark-making skills using chalk pens on a clear painting screen.
W/c 16th September - In Willow class this week we have been reading the book 'The 100 Decker Bus' and have been modelling our own decks for the bus using junk. The children have chosen a wide range of features for their deck such as swimming pools, bouncy castles and hopscotch!
W/c 9th September - we have been making 'listening ears' to remind ourselves to listen carefully to the sounds we hear around us. We went on a listening walk and heard birds, airplanes, people talking and lots of other sounds.
W/c 10th June - We have been learning this week, that halving is 'sharing fairly into two groups.' We have been halving the amounts of vegetables we need for our soup recipe.
W/c 3rd June - In Willow class this week we have been learning that doubling is 'Adding the same again'. We have been exploring it in practical contexts such as doubles on dice, spots on a ladybird and doubling towers of cubes.
W/c 20th May - In Willow class this week we have been subtracting by counting back, finding out how many hula hoops we would have left if we ate a certain number!