Around the World in 80 days

This week in Elm Tree class we have been enjoying acting out our literacy story “Around the world in 80 days”. The children took turns to dress up as the different characters and showed off their best acting skills to tell the story. We had lots of fun...

Our Asian Adventure

This half term, we have been learning all about Asia in our geography lessons. We have learnt some interesting facts… Did you know that Asia is the largest continent on earth? We have focused our learning on China and India and have packed our bags to head off to each...

Sport’s Festival

This half term, we’ve had so much fun learning lots of new skills in preparation for the Sport’s Festival. We practiced our listening skills when learning new dances and developed our hand and eye coordination when playing cricket. It was quite tricky at first to hit...

Makaton

In Elm Tree, we love Fridays because that means it’s time for one of our favourite lessons: Makaton! We’re all very enthusiastic when it comes to showing off our signs. Recently we’ve been learning how to tell somebody if we feel unwell. We had a visit from our puppet...

MADD Week

Wow! What a fabulous Madd Week we had in Elm Tree! We had lots of exciting sessions where we learnt new skills focused on music, art, dance and drama. Our theme for the week was ‘Our Diverse Community’ and we had a great time participating in lots of different...

Healthy and happy.

Hello everyone, This week Elm Tree Class  have been focusing on children’s mental health week. We have been talking to each other about what we think makes our minds healthy and happy. There was a long list but we decided the most important things were friends,...

Classroom in bloom

Hi everyone, If you remember from our previous blog in ‘World of work’ week we had a fantastic carpentry session with Greg. He taught us how to measure and cut wood safely using sharp tools and how to drill the wood panels together to make a planter. It...

Ahoy There Mateys!

Hi there shipmates, You’re going to be blown away by the work we’ve been doing this week in Elm Tree. Our new literacy story for this half term is ‘Treasure island’, it’s a very exciting story about a young boy called Jim Hawkins and the...

The exciting world of work week

Hello everyone, Sorry we have been a bit quiet on our blog, we really don’t know where time is disappearing too. This week in Elm Tree class we have been busy joining in with upper school’s World of Work Week !! We have made our own Christmas cards to sell...

Shadow magic

Hello everyone, What an exciting week we’ve had in Elm Tree learning all about space. Our fantastic class teacher Lauren took us on an adventure in a rocket up into space to see the solar system, there was so much to see and explore.  Our favourite planet was...