This week’s learning

Topic

This week in topic we have been learning about how to design and make free standing structures for plants to grow on.

Maths

In maths this week we have been using language of direction. We have had lots of activities out that require us to use instructions to move, helping us to understand the importance of specific directions.

This week’s learning

Maths

We have been doubling and halving this week. We have also been revisiting making equal groups using arrays.

Topic

We have been very artistic this week. We have designed and created our very own plant pots. We have been sketching the courtyard outside the classroom and drawing aerial maps of the school.

This week’s learning

Maths

We have focused on weight and capacity this week. We have used balance scales to compare weights and then measured capacity of different containers using sand and water.

 

Topic

We have looked at the features of the story of Katie and the Sunflowers and then planned and written our own version of the story.

This week’s learning

Maths

This week we have been focusing on shapes. We have been learning about simple 2d and 3d shapes and then making patterns using shapes.

Topic

We have continued our topic “Blooming Marvellous” this week. We have observed how a plant grows and then learnt about the artist Vincent Van Gogh and drawn and painted the famous “sunflowers” painting.

The Week’s Learning

Topic

This week in topic we have been looking at stories, we have looked at story language, the settingsĀ and the role of the characters. We planned a story and then wrote our own, it was great fun and everyone came up with some wonderful ideas.

Maths

This week in maths we have been revising lots of work that we have learnt throughout the year, this included number sentences, adding and subtracting, looking at the time and halves and quarters of shapes.

This week’s learning

Maths

In maths we have been revising addition and subtraction, measurements, fractions, time and money. The children have been given challenges to complete.

Topic

This week we started our new topic “Blooming Marvellous.” The children went on a flower and plant hunt around the school and then drew and labelled the parts of a flower. We also read the story of Jack and the Beanstalk and sequenced and acted out parts of the story.