Washing our hands

Why do we need to wash our hands? Germs are bad and live on our hands What do we need to use when washing our hands? Soap because this kills off any germs on our hands Do we use cold water or warm? Warm because warm water kills germs What else can we use as a barrier...

Swimming pool safety

I have answered these questions about pool safety. They have helped me to understand how I need to behave around and in a swimming pool. I enjoy swimming and go every Wednesday afternoon. 1. Never open the gate or climb the pool fence 2. Always have an adult with you...

Road Safety.

This afternoon I have been recapping on my road safety by watching a video and answering questions: Road Safety. 1. What colour is shown in a traffic light when traffic needs to STOP? = red 2. When at traffic lights, what colour does the man turn when it is safe to...

Alice in Wonderland

I have been reading through the book Alice in Wonderland. I really like this book and have answered some questions about the main character Alice. 1. What does Alice drink? And what happens to her? ‘Drink me’ drink and it makes her small 2. What does Alice eat? And...

Christmas week

1. What happened this week at Pear Tree? This week we have had a Christmas party in the hall, a Christmas buffet, we have been making Christmas cards and other fun things. 2. Where did you go, Wednesday afternoon at Pear Tree? At school, I went to a Christmas Party in...

Three Fables

1. What is the moral of; A) The Fox and the Crane – being made fun of for looking different or a certain way. Also for not being able to do things that other people can do. B) The Lion and the Mouse- being made to feel that size if important for courage and...

Pear Tree Christmas Fayre

Frozen 2 On Friday I went to the cinema to watch Frozen 2, I went with my best friend. My favourite bit is the new songs, they are called ‘Show yourself’, ‘Into the unknown’ and ‘All is found’. They are my new favourite songs because, I like them and they are...

Fantastic ‘Open Week’

We have had a really positive and successful ‘open week’ within the Compass Centre. Within the Compass Centre we decided as a class team that having an ‘open afternoon’ would cause too much disruption for our young people, so instead decided to...

Hello everyone

Here in the Compass Centre we have an open week instead of an open day. We are hoping that some parents come to see our sessions in the centre and also when we go out for activities like swimming, horse riding and wheels for all. My mum came yesterday to see me...

Welcome back after half term

Welcome back to the autumn half term! We hope you are all well rested for some exciting new learning opportunities. It’s been lovely to welcome Adam after the October break. There are lots of activities happening over this term as part of our physical and sensory...