Author Archives: Miss N. Metcalfe

Physalis, Figs, Limes and Kiwis in Year 2…

Physalis, Figs, Limes and Kiwis in Year 2…

In Year 2, we are reading Piranhas Don’t Eat Bananas by Aaron Blabey. The book is very funny and also a little bit cheeky, it’s safe to say it’s already a firm favourite amongst us all.

We have been in regular correspondence via letter with Brian, a vegetarian piranha, who is currently on a fruit-only retreat in Barbados.

Brian asked us what we’ve been up to in Year 2; and we were delighted to pen him a letter all about the different fruits we’ve been trying for the fruit salads we’ve been designing and making as part of our Technology project. We are yet to evaluate our fruit salads but I think the photographs speak for themselves…

Year 1 Home Learning – 13.7.20

Year 1 Home Learning – 13.7.20

Hello Year 1, I hope you’ve had a lovely week full of home learning.  We have thoroughly enjoyed looking at the work you have been up to. It’s been lovely seeing so many smiling faces back at school too! This week we have continued our work on our Seaside Topic. We did some work on…Read More

Year 1 Home Learning – 6th July 2020

Year 1 Home Learning – 6th July 2020

Hello Year 1, How are you all this week? I hope you’re well! I have loved seeing your ‘Draw with Rob’ pictures this week. They’re amazing! This week we have continued our work on our Seaside Topic. We did more work on Mr Grinling’s Lunch and even made and tested our own seagull proof baskets!…Read More

Year 1 Home Learning – 22.6.20

Year 1 Home Learning – 22.6.20

Hello Year 1 I hope you’ve had another lovely week and done lots of home learning. We’ve spent lots of time outdoors this week enjoying the warm weather. This week we have been reading the story ‘ After The Fall’. I wonder if you can guess who it’s about? We have thoroughly enjoyed reading what…Read More

Year 1 Home Learning – 15.6.20

Year 1 Home Learning – 15.6.20

Hello Year 1, I hope you’ve had a lovely week and that you’ve done lots of home learning. We’ve loved looking at photographs of you doing the same work as we are in class. Mrs Maddison 2 has put your photographs on our classroom wall for us all to see. This week we have been…Read More

Year 1 Home Learning 8.6.20

Hello Year 1, I hope you are well. This week some of the boys and girls in our class came back to school. It’s been so lovely to have some of us back together again but we miss you all who are still learning at home. From now on, I will post the work that…Read More

Home Learning Year 1 – 22.5.20

Home Learning Year 1 – 22.5.20

Dear Year 1, I hope you’re all keeping well and being good. Mrs Maddison 2 and I have been in school cleaning and setting up our classroom. It looks a bit different but still reminds us of all of you. We’ve put up the lovely pictures of things you’ve been doing at home so that…Read More