Today we have been using the mallets in Forest School. We will all be able to use them if we want to.
Owls have opened a new Shoe Shop based on the balcony at Gastrells School. There were lots of visitors to the shop when it was opened for the first time. The staff at the shop have been extremely helpful and the customers were able to choose from a wide variety of shoes.
We had great fun this afternoon with some conditioner dough. Paddy decided they should be called ‘The Messy Noisy Boys’!
We have been learning how to program the Bee-bots. Today we worked with our ICT partners and explored the function keys that are used to program them.
Eli suggested we make some bags for our shoe shop. We designed our bags and then made them using a variety of materials. They are so good we have made a display with them in our classroom. Here we are making them…
This week we have been talking about our favourite shoes. We brought our shoes into school to show to our friends. We used the ipads to take photographs of them. In maths we sorted them by colour, style, fastenings, type and use. In literacy we talked about why they were our favourites and then we wrote about them. We have put our writing here for you to see and made a display of it outside our classroom.
Whilst some of the children were in Forest School, the rest of us went to the play centre. We built towers, rode on the wheeled toys, did some writing, talked on the telephone, played with the cars, spent time negotiating with each other, role played different scenarios and much, much more…