Each Year Group page contains news and features as well as up to date home learning and objective information.
The children have had lots of fun exploring shape in different ways. have you tried shining a light on 3D shapes and finding out what 2D shapes you can see in the shadows?
Year 1 have been learning about climates. The children looked at globes and world maps and identified the equator. Then the children colour coded a map to show how the climates changed by distance from the equator. The children looked at photographs of different countries with contrasting climates and discussed the differences in weather, clothing, animals and plants found in the different environments.
PICTURE COMING SOON
After we had played our game, we had to write a set of instructions for another person to be able to follow. We had to write in the present tense and include adverbs, time conjunctions and lots of description. Here are some of our instructions.
We have enjoyed making sandwiches for our D&T topic this half term, the best part was getting to eat them after!
This week we have carried out an investigation about the effect different drinks have on our teeth. We used eggs for this investigation and even made one bounce! Ask your child what we did and what we found out.
Visit to Stubbers
Year 5 enjoyed a trip to Stubbers on the 14th May, where they took part in a range of enjoyable experiences that required bravery, team work and precision . The activities were; raft building, archery, climbing and team challenge. We can't wait for the year 6 residential now!
We did it!
We could not be prouder of the hard work, determination and commitment you have shown this week during your SATs. You are a credit to Branfil and your families. Well done to you all!
We celebrated at Hacton Park - we had a great time and the sun shone too!