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23 May 2024

History in Team Starlings

This week in History, team Starlings have been learning all about the Roman Town of Aquae Sulis, named after Ancient Roman God, Sulis. We have enjoyed learning all about the Roman Baths, and the importance of public baths to the Romans. Next week, we will be learning all about Hadrian's…

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22 May 2024

Daffodils - Literacy

This half term, Team Daffodils have been working incredibly hard with their name writing. We've been practising our pencil grip, learning the initial sounds in our names and started to have a go at writing our first names! Great job Team Daffodils.

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21 May 2024

Lines of Symmetry

In maths,  we have been learning about lines of symmetry in shapes. 

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21 May 2024

Plant Life Cycles

 

Team Meadow have been learning about the life cycle of a plant. They recreated this life cycle using role play to represent the different stages. 

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21 May 2024

Sunflowers' Literacy

Sunflowers have been practising their writing. They have produced fantastic independent writing outcomes during continuous provision! WOW, keep up the amazing writing. 

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21 May 2024

Sunflowers PSED - I can manage my emotions

This week we have been developing our strategies to manage our emotions. We used our Red to Blue guidance develop turtling, finger breaths and rainbow breathing whilst listening to calming music. We then created friendship cards to give to all our friends in class. 

 

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17 May 2024

Maths in our Outdoor Environment

The children have been correctly placing the number of objects in front of each of the cones. 
 

 

 

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17 May 2024

Starlings visit a Synagogue!

We had a fantastic time this week at the Birmingham Progressive Synagogue where we learnt all about Jewish faith, traditions, and festivals. Here we are playing 'dreidel', which is a game often played in Jewish families. We were very lucky because we also got to see some beautiful scrolls, see the…

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17 May 2024

French Descriptions in Team Starlings

In French, we have been enjoying learning how to describe physical features, including hair colour and eye colour. We have also learnt how to change descriptions based on whether a noun is 'masculine' or 'feminine' and have been applying these rules when describing both fictional characters and…

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17 May 2024

Team Starlings English Work

This week in English, Team Starlings have created some beautiful leaflets all about Landfill. We have researched the pros and cons of landfill, suitable alternatives, and what we can do to help the issue! We have been very impressed with the colourful, neat presentation, and the children's effort…

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16 May 2024

Daffodils - Tales ToolKit - C&L

This week, Team Daffodils have been drawing the character from our story. After drawing the character, we described what she looks like and how she might feel. We also had a go at retelling some of the important parts from the story. 

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10 May 2024

Multiplication in Team Rabbits

This week, Team Rabbits have been introduced to multiplication! Their first lesson was all about making equal groups and understanding that equal means the same! Using concrete manipulatives, we were able to use our reasoning skills and explain why the groups were equal.

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