Today class 6 planted a red currant bush hoping that it will grow many fruits in June. We will use in sour cooking. Carly said she would like to make a red currant shortbread.you can see our peas and beans sprouting already. What do you grow in your garden?
Class 6 has been designing and evaluating figureheads inspired by our topic, the Vikings. We made 3 designs each time evaluating and applying changes until we decided on the final one. The most scary figure heads had piercing eyes and sharp fangs. The carving patterns had geometrical shapes.
Today class 6had their guided reading lesson in our library. The children enjoyed reading a different range of books. We discussed different writing styles. Do you know what I’d the difference between non fiction and fiction?
Today in topic we have been learning about the role of our school council and using our imagination to design our own ‘perfect’ school. We had some great ideas at what we thought would enhance our learning at school.
We have read the story of Beowulf today for the first time. We will be doing more literacy work relating to this in the week. The children were able to briefly explain what happened in the story & were very interested in it.