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We have been very busy over the last two weeks learning all about keeping healthy! See below for photos of us in action...
Games and picnic afternoon
Healthy living posters
Bread making and homemade dips
This week in maths we have been thinking about weight. We have learnt that there are 1000 grams in a kilogram...and that a kilogram is quite heavy! Today we used our estimating skills to guess whether different objects weighed less or more than a kilo. We then used the scales to find out if our estimates were correct and recorded our findings.
Louis "When the scales balance it means both sides weigh the same.When one side goes down, it means it is heavier."
Harley "Just because something is big, it doesn't mean it is heavy."
This week in maths we have been learning to halve and quarter shapes and numbers. The children have shown great enthusiasm and understanding throughout.
Can you find any shapes that can't be halved?
How many shapes can be halved but not quartered? Can you explain why?
Thank you to you all for having a good clothing sort out to help us fill our textiles bank. We took our donations to the "clothes monster" today and it is nearly full for a second time! Please continue to bring in clothes that you or your children no longer need- we are still collecting and every little helps!
We have had a good start to the Summer Term. We have been very busy settling back in to our routines and have had a very exciting day today travelling back in time! We made our own control panels to program our time machine and carefully entered the time travel code to ensure we travelled to the right era! We found lots of picture clues of old machines and inventions and discovered that our new topic is…