This week in Crab class we have been busy with rehearsals. We have had our dress rehearsal for the Nativity and we have been busy rehearsing our space dance with Mrs Lawrence, our dance teacher. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday for our Nativity and on Thursday for our space dance showcase!
Monday 27th November – Friday 1st December 2017
In our maths lessons this week, we have been sorting shapes by their properties. We have sorted them by using Venn and Caroll diagrams.
Monday 20th November – Friday 24th November 2017
This week in Crab class we have used music to help us plan our Christmas story writing piece. We sang a song about the animals we thought could pull Santa's sleigh and used instruments to help us tell the story. Have a look at our own compositions.
This week has been anti bullying week and so in crab class we have been thinking about how to be a good friend and things that we can do to be kind.
We have written on our friendship leaves ways that we can be a good friend and have created kindness posters to remind us things that we can do that are kind.
In Crab class this week we have been focusing on Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot. We have acted out the story and have then written our own newspaper reports.
This week in crab class we were lucky enough to go to the beach to have a go at measuring in centimetres and metres. We started by estimating how long each of these lengths were and then found objects of 1cm. After this we drew a 1m long line in the sand and filled it with a repeating pattern.
Monday 9th October - Friday 13th October 2017
We have been very busy in Crab class this week. In maths we have been learning about halves and quarters of different shapes and have been talking about the properties of shapes. In English we have been focusing on our Egyptian creative writing task and used music to help us come up with lots of exciting adjectives and to help us plan our story.
Monday 2nd October – Friday 6th October 2017
In crab class this week we have bee learning about Egypt. We read the book 'Journey Down the River Nile' and then drew our own pictures to represent each stop on the journey.
Monday 18th September – Friday 22nd September 2017
This year Crab class are lucky enough to be working with the Royal Opera House on a creative writing project. Today we had our first session, focusing on music helping with our story writing. We had great fun and have written some brilliant stories.
This week we have been focusing on our school values
Acceptance, Safety, Perseverance, Independence and Enjoyment. At the beginning of the week we got into teams and had a competition to see who could build the highest newspaper tower. We had great fun working together and persevering until we managed to stand our tour up. We also talked about how we have to accept that people had different ideas and that was ok.
We have had a great first week in Crab Class!