We went to the Wonderlab at the Science Museum and had lots of fun trying, playing and exploring science. We went on friction testing slides, we went on pulley chairs and saw a show all about electricity.… Read More

We learnt that light travels in straight lines, reflecting (bouncing) off objects. Periscopes use mirrors to make things around bends or above water visible. We decided to make our own periscopes to see around corners!      … Read More

We started our new Science topic, light. We shared things we already knew about light then discovered we need it to see things.  … Read More

Yesterday, we learnt that multiplication calculations can also be shown in arrays. An array is when you show how many equal groups there are. We used counters to show different arrays and then created a ‘What Makes Good…’ checklist to use when we solve more multiplication calculations independently.  … Read More

Today, we learnt that multiplication is the same as adding the same number again and again. We used number beads to help us make groups of equal amounts and then combined the numbers together to find the total.  … Read More

We started our new poetry topic today but first we tried to remember what poetry is. “It’s writing that creates images in you head,” shared Grace. “And it can put you in different moods.”               Then we read a poem by the key poet, Roger McGough and talked about… Read More