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Swallows - Year 1/2

Term 6

Tuesday 2nd June

From today please could Year 1 children log onto Swifts class blog and Year 2 children log onto Chaffinches class blog for the daily activities. Click on the bird below to go straight to the blog and please do keep sending me your emails and photos of what you are doing.

Thank you

Mrs Bourdillonwinksmiley

    Year 1 Swifts Blog                  Year 2 Chaffinch blog                 



Welcome to Term 6

Our new topic is 'We are going to the zoo!' 

We will be looking and learning about different zoo animals as well as reading the books: Zoo by Anthony Browne, How to be a Lion by Ed Vere, and Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae & Guy Parker-Rees. This is going to be a fun term of home school. Check the blog for daily activities and send any photos of what you have been doing to me at:

Mrs Bourdillon

Reading for Pleasure! Send a photo of yourself reading at home and let's see if we can create a gallery of Swallows class reading for pleasure!

Year 1: check Swifts Home Learning pages for more actvities
Year 2: check Chaffinches Home Learning pages for more activities

Friday 20th March 2020 

We would like to encourage you to check in on the class pages regularly for home learning ideas, activities, inspiration and a story share or two or three.  Today's inspiration comes to you from the  illustrator Rob Biddulph who will be hosting a #DrawWithBob every Tuesday and Thursday.

Grab a piece of paper and a pencil and get stuck in, whatever your age. 

Click on this image to catch up on the latest videos --->  

This is Environmental week! Look at our fantastic posters we made after reading the book 10 things I can do to help my world.

World Book Week - well done for all the fantastic t-shirts decorated to the children's favourite book.

Welcome to Term 4 and our topic Jurassic. We had a great Launch Day finding out about fossils; making fossils and dinosaur bones.

Welcome to Term 3 and our new topic of Zoom. For our Launch Day we dressed up as vehicle drivers - can you guess which vehicle driver we were? We also looked at different types of transport in the present day and the past.

We have made some vehicles using construction. Can you name the vehicle we have made?

Learning Journal work - we looked for 2D and 3D shapes around our homes and named the shapes and their properties.

Learning Journal work of looking for different objects around our homes and naming the material they are made from

On Friday we went out to the allotment and made home for mini beasts with natural objects. We also found some mini beasts. Can you guess which mini beast we made the home for?

Our Design Technology project this term was to design a vehicle. Some of our vehicles had axles and wheels.

Welcome to Term 2 and our topic of Frozen. We had a great Launch Day dressed as Explorers and characters from the film and story Frozen.

For our home learning we found out about different animals, what they look like, where they live and what they eat. We could also create our own animal.

This week we made our own crowns for the princess in the story of The Princess and the White Bear KIng.

We shared and played our games and activities that we made for our Learning Journal home learning.

Incarnation - we have built up our RE area in our classroom by listening to the nativity story, acting out the story and creating the nativity characters using collage.