On Monday Stingray class took their oak tree saplings to forest school to plant. They were all given an acorn in October of last year and have enjoyed watching the acorn sprout roots and then grow into young trees. The children all took part in digging holes and planting the trees and filling back up […]
On Wednesday during our geography lesson we flew to India. The children looked at where they live on the Island before we flew across the world to India. They talked about the different style of clothing, the different music and dancing, and food. They looked at the different style of homes and the weather. Lacey […]
The last couple of weeks at Forest school the children have been talking about forces and leverages. The children had to bang in nails in planks of wood, lever them out using a hammer. They were all fantastic at this. This week they tried to pick up Geoff (too hard and dangerous to do!!!!) but […]
This afternoon Stingray children had great fun repotting their runner beans. They had to dig holes and replant their beans covering with more soil and finally watering. They all did a great job. We all have to be patient and watch how they grow. The end result runner beans for snack time. Yummy!!! […]
Stingray had lots of fun at forest school today. It was so lovely to be back at Haylands Farm. We haven’t been to forest school at Haylands since well before Christmas. We loved exploring the new wooden ship, complete with ship’s bell, steering wheel and pirate flag. We got into the pirate mode and raised […]
Friday was full of crazy hair do’s in Stingray class! All Stingrays big and small enjoyed sporting crazy hair for red nose day. We would like to say a big thank you to all families who donated to the wonderful cause.
The Stingray Scientists enjoyed carrying out some amazing experiments for science week! We carried out an explosive rocket canister experiment followed by making our very own lava lamps. All the stingrays had a great time predicting what will happen and recording our findings. Well done stingray!
Stingray class were very excited to be joined by the cat in the hat, a Doctor, Chase from paw patrol and Mulan last Friday! The stingrays all enjoyed celebrating world book day choosing their favourite stories to share with a friend and voted for their favourite story they have read in literacy so far this […]
Stingray class had a fantastic day celebrating Chinese new year. We looked at where china is on a world map before we got to work making our own dragons. We then enjoyed a Chinese feast were we all got to try lots of exciting new foods. The children and adults all had a fantastic time. […]
At forest school this week the children had to work out how to build a bridge to cross safely. They had to re enact our class story ‘The Three Billy Goats Gruff.’ It was a team effort to build the bridge, and they all safely crossed over to the fresh grass. Earlier this week they […]