Monthly Archives: January 2014
Year 5 imagined they had escaped from a camp, like the one in the story The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas. We had to find things left in the woods by an ally (can you remember what we said an ally way?). The children had to decide who they would work with to build a … Continue reading
we wrapped up warm and had fun. Look at our smiles even though it was miserable weather. We warmed ourselves up having some races on the field. We had been telling the story about the race that the animals had in the Chinese New Year story. Of course we had hot pop too!
F2 have been thinking about the Three Little Pigs. In the woods they worked together to build houses out of different materials. They collaborated with each other. The children also stretched their noticing muscles and found different things.Â We had good fun again.
On Friday I had chance to spend sometime with CIRP in the hall where they were making a big den. I learned all about some of the things they have been thinking about this half term. The are thinking about the boy in the striped pyjamas. The children were thinking of a happier ending for … Continue reading
This morning the F2 group went down to the woods. Some of the children made crowns by finding different things to stick on them. Can you see some of the things the chose. A group of boys found that they could make marks in the soil with sticks and started to draw and write. Other … Continue reading
This morning we did something a little bit different in the woods. Year 1 were given the message that something had happened in the woods, but we did not have any details. We would have to become detectives to find out what had happened. This would need us to really stretch our noticing muscles. The … Continue reading
Have you seen Year 2’s role play area? It’s a super igloo!Â They are thinking about cold places. I had ordered some snow for today’s Forest School afternoon, but it wasn’t quite cold enough so we just had rain! Oh we did get wet … and muddy! We started off by thinking how things in … Continue reading
Today was the first session for our new group from early years. Some children from F2 took part today. We were thinking about noticing, and all the different ways we notice things, we thought about all of our senses. Although the children were excited they showed super listening. When we got to the woods, we … Continue reading