Science in Attenborough Class

November 25, 2016

This week in Science we made Bird Seed Cakes. We learnt about the types of food we could make to encourage birds into our playground and then we made our cakes from bird seed and lard. We put our mixture into cups that had a hole in the bottom where we threaded string through. This is […]

Royal Mews Trip

November 22, 2016


November 15, 2016

Year 2 were learning about the special books connected to different faiths.  We discussed the other religions briefly, their places of worship and beliefs. Islam uses the Koran, Christianity uses the Bible and Judaism, which we are currently studying, uses a very special set of scrolls called the Torah. The pupils then had the opportunity […]

Months of the year!

November 12, 2016

We have been learning to order the months of the year and days of the week this week.The children began the week by reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle and matched the food to the correct day. They also sang the days of the week song to the tune of the Addams Family […]

Materials investigation

November 9, 2016

Year 2 are studying Materials in their Science this term.  They did a ‘Feely Box’ activity last week so they could describe the materials without actually seeing them. Once revealed, they could add to their vocabulary bank by describing what they could actually see by looking at the object. This week, we walked around the […]

November 4, 2016

What a busy week Year 1 have had! We have been talking about Bonfire night and why we celebrate it. The children talked about fire safety and were very sensible with their suggestions of why we need to be careful around fireworks. We finished off the lesson by making our own rockets. Look at them […]

Tie-Dye display

November 4, 2016

Here they are … the finished Tie-Dye projects.

Pottering about!

November 4, 2016

Year 2 learned how to make a clay pot this week and follow visual instructions. The finished pots are a variety of shapes and sizes and truly reflect the pupils unique and individual creative styles. Once they are painted and decorated, the pupils are going to put a treat in them, wrap them in cellophane and ribbon […]

Position and Direction

November 4, 2016

This week in Maths, pupils have been looking at the language of direction and position. They have been ‘robotic partners’ and been directed around the playground to reach designated markers, turned into giant clocks to recognise quarter, half and full turns and finally been able to have a go at directing a robot around the […]