Author Archives: Katy Jones

Exploring ICT in Nursery

Exploring ICT In Nursery, we have been using lots of different ICT to support our learning over the last few weeks… We have been using Beebots on the floor, to explore a Prehistoric land, programming them to travel to a … Continue reading

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Staying Safe on the Internet!

Year 4 Rainbows have been getting involved in Internet Safety Day with lots of fun activities. We have talked about the importance of the internet in our lives, made our own digital footprints and planned and made our very own … Continue reading

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Getting Little Hands Ready for Writing

Getting Little Hands Ready For Writing Here are some of the activities and skills we do and teach in St Andrews Nursery, which help get the children ready for writing. You could try some of these at home too… Playing … Continue reading

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Snow Days!

Year 4 have had a fantastic week, making the most of the snow. We enjoyed getting to go outside and even made some snowmen together! We have also continued  our work on Brazil, looking  at tourism in Rio, reading more … Continue reading

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Year 5 Science- Forces

Year 5 have been enjoying their science lessons this half term which has been all about forces! We introduced our new topic by looking at the force gravity and how we can defy it using magnets… We then headed outside … Continue reading

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Nursery Gymnastics

Nursery Gymnastics Every Friday this term, we are enjoying having a specialist coach teach us Gymnastics. So far we have played games that focus on moving in different ways e.g. like a crab or a starfish. Then today we have … Continue reading

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Speaking Out

We have been very busy the last couple of weeks practising our speaking skills, delivering a presentation to each other about life in a Brazilian favela.   This is week children have been inspired by the year 6 assembly based … Continue reading

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Welcome back!

Hello and HAPPY NEW YEAR everybody! We are in our second week back to school and Year 5 have already been busy working hard! We have been looking at 2D polygons and 3D shapes in Numeracy and have been introduced … Continue reading

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Happy New Year Sunshines

A very happy new year to everyone. This half term has started off incredibly well the children are very refreshed and have been working very hard already. Please find attached the topic letter for this half term.   Thank you … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, Year 4, and welcome back! We hope you have had a lovely Christmas and are ready for lots of exciting things this term. Year 4’s topic this term is Brazil and this week we have been learning … Continue reading

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