Welcome to Chaffinches!
Today in KS1 we enjoyed starting our new topic called 'Zoom!'. We took part in lots of different activities throughout the day. Our favourite activity was painting pictures of different vehicles. We can't wait for our next launch day!
There will be no homework over the Christmas holidays – enjoy the festivities with your families and maybe share some reading books.
We have been absolutely amazed at the fabulous homework in both Year 1 and 2 this term and thank you all for your continued and invaluable support.
A huge thank you to all of our families for their generous gifts and cards, all of our staff really appreciate it.
Merry Christmas to you all, have a safe and restful holiday,
We look forward to seeing you all back at school in the New Year!
The Year 1 and 2 Team
We would like to take this opportunity to introduce a new member of our class called Elfie. Two weeks ago Santa delivered us a special box and inside the box was Elfie. Over the past two weeks Elfie has been getting up to all sorts of mischief. See if you can spot Elfie below.
This week in Chaffinch class we have been busy looking at poems about winter. We went on a walk around the school grounds and used our senses to look for different signs of winter. We noticed the icy climbing frame and bare trees. Once we were back in our warm classroom we planned and wrote our own poems about winter. We hope you enjoy reading them as much as we enjoyed writing them.
Today we have been busy preparing for the Christmas Fair. Chaffinch class will be selling Reindeer Hot Chocolates for £1.00. We can’t wait for you all to try them! :)
This week in KS1 we took part in a Science experiment where we created our own gas. We began by making predictions about which liquid we thought would cause the greatest reaction. In order to do this we were required to place bicarbonate of soda into three different liquids to see which one would inflate the balloon. We had lots of fun :)