Modelling shapes

This week Pine Tree class have been learning about different shapes in our Numeracy topic. We have enjoyed doing different activities using circles, squares, triangles and rectangles, finding shapes around school, in the local town and discussing the properties of...

Old Friends and New

We’ve had a busy week in Pine Tree class and generally throughout school. As well as continuing all our subject topic learning, we have had transition morning which involved students and staff spending a morning in their new class in preparation for September....

Changes

In Pine Tree class this week we have been finishing off our Science topic ‘living things in their environment’. We have been out and about measuring the heights and lengths of different living things. We have been looking at woodlice and measuring them...

Science – Living Things In Their Environment

This week we have been focusing on our Science topic living things in their environment. We have been learning all about different types of animals and plants and their environments. We have worked in small groups exploring the different habitats they live in,...

It’s been a MADD week

Welcome back. What a fantastic busy MADD (Music, Art, Dance and Drama) week we have had. Our theme has been Diversity. All of the students have been involved in lots of activities both in class and in the hall with our friends from other classes. We have enjoyed...

Jubilee fun

What a fantastic end to this half term. We have celebrated the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with a special garden party. All the students in school enjoyed a lovely picnic lunch outside with a selection of sandwiches, pizza, sausage rolls, crisps and some delicious cakes....

Looking at Nature

This week we have been learning about living things in their environment for our science topic. We have been out into the local community to look at the bug houses in the Memorial gardens and the surrounding areas. We found lots of different insects, woodlouse, worms,...

Ancient Greece

Another busy week in Pine tree class. We have been learning all about Ancient Greece in our History lessons. The students have made their own olive wreaths using paper and card. In Ancient Rome these were made from branches and leaves of the Laurel – a type of...

People who help us

This week in Pine Tree class we have been focusing on our Citizenship topic and learning all about the people who help us. Throughout the week we have enjoyed lots of activities. We have looked at pictures and joined in a questions and answer power point to identify...

Buddhism

This week in Pine Tree class we have introduced our new Religious Education topic focusing on the religion of  Buddhism. We have enjoyed reading ‘The story of Buddha’, and how he taught people to lead good and happy lives through being truthful, respecting...