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Miss Featherstone’s class in 2018-19

Jack and the Beanstalk Storyboards

We created storyboards to tell the story of Jack and the Beanstalk.

Cricket

During our spring 2 term we had cricket sessions with Justin from Allstars cricket.

Bushcraft outdoor day

We learnt all the outdoor skills we would need to survive in the Australian outback!

World Book Day

The theme for world book day this year was books before bedtime so we all came to school in our pyjamas!

Indian Experience Day

This week we have been learning about India. Sunita came into school and taught us Indian dancing, showed us Indian outfits and taught us about the Hindu gods and life in Indian. We also made peacocks and tried Indian food.

Time

This week we have been learning to tell the time. We went outside and made clocks using hoops, chalks and natural resources. We used these to make o'clock and half past times.

Building the Eiffel Tower

In DT we have been learning about strong and stable structures. We used our knowledge to build a model of the Eiffel tower.

Lost and Found predicitions

We used natural resources to make predictions about what would happen next in the story 'Lost and Found'.

Programming a Bee-bot

We have been learning how to programme a bee-bot using bee-bots and I-pads.

Santa Sleighs

We held a competition for homework for the children design and build a sleigh. We had some fantastic entries and it was very difficult for Mr Morley to judge a winner!

Christingles

Today we learnt about the Christian celebration of Advent and made Christingles.

Three Little Pigs Houses

For homework the children had the challenge to make a strong and stable house for the 3 little pigs. We tested the houses they had made with pretend wolf breath!! None of them fell down!

Three Little Pigs Drama

This week we have been retelling the story of the Three Little Pigs using drama and freeze framing.

Castle Museum

We hosted a castle museum in school to showcase all the fantastic work we have done this term!

Knight School Outdoor Day

As part of our knight school outdoor day the children made a hobby horse, used knotting to make a sword and toasted bread around the campfire.

3D Model Castles

As part of our on-going DT work we created our own 3D castle models with mechanisms to make parts move.

Clay Dragons

During poetry week we created our own clay dragons and wrote a list poem to describe them.

Lincoln Castle Trip

This week we went to Lincoln Castle. We took part in a medieval banquet, made shields, went on a walk around the walls and tried on armour.

Castle Plans

We used natural resources to make castle plans from an aerial view.

Roald Dahl Day

In preparation of Roald Dahl Day we have been reading The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me. We went outdoors to celebrate Roald Dahl Day and explored the transportation of water.

Beauty and the Beast storyboards

We used natural resources to create storyboards from the Disney story Beauty and the Beast.