Hedgehogs

Summer term!

24th June 2019 

This week we have been:

  • Quizzing our coding knowledge in pairs using the learn pads
  • Exploring all 5 senses in Science using a variety of practical activities - Sight, Touch, Taste, Hear, Smell 
  • Writing our own fact file on each of the senses
  • Consolidating our knowledge of counting in 2s, 5s and 10s from any number
  • Recognising patterns when sequencing numbers as well as odd and even numbers
  • Practising our events for sports day!  

Active Maths!

17th June 2019 

This week we have been:

  • Consolidating our knowledge of money and understanding the value of all the coins
  • Building our own form of transport using junk modelling
  • Developing our ball skills in PE
  • Learning how to use paragraphs effectively
  • Working together as a team to solve word problems involving mental calculation

10th June 2019

This week we have been:

  • Developing our skills in mental addition and subtraction
  • Exploring how to use codes and understand algorithms in computing
  • Designing our own futuristic transport model 
  • Comparing the similarities and differences of transport through the ages

3rd June 2019

This week we have been:

  • Learning how to build number sentences from a word problem
  • Consolidating our addition and subtraction skills
  • Researching the Wright Brothers and how they invented the aeroplane
  • Exploring a range of transport and how and why they have changed over time. 

Spring painting and leaf rubbing

20th May 2019


This week we have been:

  • Consolidating our knowledge on repeated addition and using the multiplication sign
  • Revisiting 2D and 3D shapes and their properties
  • Exploring how to grow broad beans and planting them
  •  Creating our own spring collage using a variety of materials
  •  Developing our ball skills and hand eye coordination  

                                                                                                           Have a lovely half term break!

13th May 2019


This week we have been:

  • Revisiting halving facts and learning how to find 1/2 of a number and 1/4 of a number
  • Using our problem solving knowledge to work out fraction word problems
  • Exploring friendships and becoming aware of what we are good at
  • Planting herbs and vegetables in our garden
  •  Developing our musical skills by creating our own rhythm patterns and sharing these with our peers

Food tasting!

6th May 2019


This week we have been:

  • Developing our speedy addition and subtraction facts within 20
  • Consolidating adding and subtracting two 2-digit numbers using BC houses
  • Learning about Shabbat and tasting food from different cultures
  • Discussing special days throughout the year
  • Exploring different ways to tap out a rhythm using body percussion and a range of instruments 

29th April 2019


This week we have been:

  • Consolidating our knowledge of mixed subtraction and addition using a 100 square
  • Learning about Respect in the Little Bugs workshop 
  • Revisiting our cress investigation and discussing our predictions
  • Creating our own family tree
  • Writing a list of what a good friend does and creating our own stories about friendship
  • Developing our ball control skills in PE

22nd April 2019

This week we have been:

  • Learning how to share an amount of objects in maths and have been using the division function
  • Consolidating our knowledge of adding two two-digit numbers together
  • Conducting an investigation on growing cress using three different variables
  • Sketching plants in the wild garden and learning about the different root systems
  • Planning and writing our own story about growing a flower

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