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Archive for October, 2011

Harvest

Our Harvest Adventure started with a visit to Durleighmarsh Farm.  We sampled seasonal fruit and vegetables including broadbeans, cabbage and blackberries. Before we left we bought a pumpkin from the farm and brought it back to school where we turned it into pumpkin soup. It was delicious!

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This week’s makaton

Our makaton signs this week are ‘Red’ and ‘Yellow’. Please click on the links below to see a short demonstration. Red Yellow

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Our descriptions in literacy

In our literacy lessons, we have been working on good describing words. In this clip, Eddie is reading his own work aloud and recording it himself on an Ipod touch. Well done Eddie! Eddie’s description

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This weeks makaton

This weeks makaton signs are following our harvest theme –  ‘Apple’ and ‘Farmer’. Click on the links below for a short demonstration. Farmer Apple

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Autumn Mosaics

In our Art session, we used natural Autumn objects to produce these interesting mosaics. Has anyone tried to recreate these at home? If so, how long did they last? Can you send us a photo?

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Our Peer Mentor

Every class has a peer mentor from Year 6. Our peer mentor is Philip. He visits us on Mondays and plans games for us to play. He helps us with our teamwork and friendship skills. If we want someone to talk to at playtimes or have a question, we can ask Philip aswell as a […]

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Our winning day out at Milestones Museum

We were really lucky to be selected to receive a day out at the Milestones Museum in Basingstoke. We were shown interesting Victorian artefacts that were used in peoples homes. We were also allowed a special treat of having a close look at a very old bus. We all dressed up in Victorian costumes too! […]

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Our Special Visitor – Dorothy

In HG today, we had a very special visitor. She helped us to think of interesting describing words. She kindly walked around our classroom so we could have a good look at her. Meet Dorothy!         Some of the words we came up with were; feathery, fluffy, pecking, scratchey, long neck   […]

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Olympic Sponsored Walk

On Friday 30th September, we took part in the school’s Olympic Sponsored walk. We walked 5k around the school grounds. The weather was quite misty when we set off! We looked great in our Olympic colours. At the end of our walk, we joined the whole school on the playground for a photograph. We sat in the […]

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This week’s makaton

In preperation for harvest, our makaton signs this week are ‘potato’ and ‘fruit’. Click on the links below to see  demonstrations.  potato fruit        

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