Exploring Weight

In reception we have been exploring weight. We have been using scales to weigh and order objects. We baked biscuits and used the scales to help us identify which ingredient was the heaviest and which ingredient was the lightest. We found that flour was the heaviest ingredient we used and Read more…


Our topic this term is all about space. We have enjoyed learning all about the moon, sun, earth, astronauts and rockets! We have learnt lots of new vocabulary and have enjoyed playing matching pairs game with our new vocabulary where we match the word to the correct picture.

Doubling using dominoes

We have been working hard in Maths doubling numbers. We hunted for dominoes in a tray and identified the number we were doubling. We then doubled the number by counting all of the dots together and matched the number to the correct number card.

Addition using numicon

Class 2 have been working really hard doing addition in maths. We made 2 groups using numicon pieces and stated the amount in each group. We then combined the two groups together to get the total amount and recorded it on our white boards.

We made woolly sheep!

We have been learning lots of interesting facts about farm animals in Linked Learning. This week we learnt about sheep. We learnt what male, female and baby sheep are called and watched a video of a farmer shearing a flock of sheep. We made paper plate sheep to hang up Read more…

Non-fiction Text

In English we have began our new topic by reading a non-fiction text about Ducks. We picked out lots of new vocabulary from the text and looked the meaning of the words up in dictionaries. We have learnt lots of new vocabulary this week, for example, webbed feet, drake, waterproof Read more…

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