Preparing for our visit!

Tomorrow the children in Year 2 will be heading off to Skipton Castle to support their learning in history. Today we looked at some information leaflets from the castle to see what we would find out before we go. We worked fantastically well with our partners and there was a Read more…

Remarkable Reporters!

In English we have been exploring the text ‘The Paper Bag Princess.’ Today we wrote some fantastic newspaper reports describing the dragon’s attack on the castle. We used lots of adjectives for description and included new vocabulary we have learned.      

Investigating Light

As part of our Super Scientists topic Class 5 have been investigating light. We learned about Issac Newton and the discovery he made about light. We used torches and prisms to explore how we can see the different colours of light as a rainbow.

Owl Puppets

In our design and technology lessons, Class 5 have been making puppets. We made an owl puppet to link with our text in English. We used many skills such as designing, cutting, sewing and evaluating. Our completed puppets have been proudly displayed for all to enjoy!  

Meet the Twits!

This week Class 5 have begun reading their new English text, The Twits by Roald Dahl. We have enjoyed meeting the characters and exploring the vocabulary used to describe them. Today we read ‘Dirty Beards’ and discovered just how disgusting Mr Twit’s beard is! We used the text to find Read more…

Super Sewers!

This week in Class 5 we have been learning how to sew in preparation for making our puppets. For most of us this was a brand new skill and we found it quite difficult at first but with lots of perseverance- and a little help from each other, we found Read more…

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