Willow

W/c 9th May - In Willow class this week we have been learning how to find half in maths. We have been sharing beanbags between two buckets to find half.

W/c 25th April - In Willow class this week we have been enjoying our new classroom furniture. In our science investigation area we have been looking at and describing different seeds and discussing which plant they come from.

W/c 7th March - In Willow class this week in maths we have been exploring the composition of 8. We have been making spiders in the playdough area and finding different ways to arrange their 8 legs.

W/c 28th February - In maths this week we have been exploring the composition of 7. We have been experimenting with different ways to make 7 with Numicon and using paint to print our findings.

W/c 14th February - In Willow class this week we have been learning about people who help us. We dressed up as various members of our community and talked about how they can help us. 

W/c 7th February - In Willow class this week we have been using our critical thinking skills when playing with the drain pipes and cars. We have built our own car ramps and extended them by using equipment from our outdoor environment. We have adjusted and changed things when it didn't go to plan and used lots of collaboration to work together to achieve our goals.

 

W/c 31st January - In Willow class this week we have learnt about the celebration of Chinese New Year. We made lanterns, red money envelopes and tried our hand at writing Chinese characters. we also sampled some noodles with chop sticks!

W/c 24th January - In Willow class this week we have been reading a fantastic text called 'A mouse called Julian'. We have been using puppets to re-tell the story.

W/c 10th January - In Willow class this week we have been finding different ways to make numbers to 10. We used counters on a tens frame to help us.

W/c 3rd January - In Willow class this week we have been enjoying our new role play area. We watched a video of a real hedgehog rescue centre and have been pretending to be vets in our own hedgehog hospital.