Planning an experiment

 

Children have been working in small groups to devise and carry out an experiment to investigate the conditions needed for a plant to grow successfully. Each week they have been monitoring the progress of their plant.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 24 September 2019

Category: Class 3

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Back to school

We have had a brilliant first few weeks in class 1 with a full reception cohort of 15 children and 6 new nursery children. Everyone has settled in really well and made lots of new friends. We have learnt about our routines at school and had lots of new experiences like going to forest school,…

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 23 September 2019

Category: Class 1

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Partitioning in maths

 

We have been using Base 10 to help us think about partitioning numbers in different ways. 

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 10 September 2019

Category: Class 3

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Drawing

 

We have been looking at the techniques used by Degas and Da Vinci when drawing. In particular, we have been learning about hatchings and cross-hatching.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 4 September 2019

Category: Class 3

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Playground Games

This morning in Class 4, we go our creative juices flowing by creating new playground games and wrote the instructions of how to play them. We will be sending them off to the creators of the playground raking sand hope to see our ideas on their website in the near future.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 1 July 2019

Category: Class 4

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Forest School Fun

This afternoon, we ventured down to forest school where we had a go at carving our own wands and mad s’mores from toasted marshmallows.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 1 July 2019

Category: Class 4

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The Great Outdoors

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 1 July 2019

Category: Class 2

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Great Outdoors Week

This week in school we have been celebrating the Great Outdoors. In Class 4, we have been practising our map reading skills and using them to help us find clues around the school.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 27 June 2019

Category: Class 4

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The Great Outdoors

Some children have been thinking about planning for a camping trip. We looked at some of the equipment we might need and then had an amusing time trying to put up some tents!! Everyone worked well together as a team!

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 24 June 2019

Category: Class 3

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Class 2 Art inspired by Andy Goldsworthyl

It is ‘Outdoor’ week in school.

In class 2 we are looking at the art of environmental artist Andy Goldsworthy. 

We have spent the afternoon outside creating.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 24 June 2019

Category: Class 2

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Super Sunny Sports Day

What a fabulous afternoon we have had for our sports day. The weather was glorious and all children showed great sportsmanship, cheering each other on throughout the races. Class 4 were also super helpers setting up the events.

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 18 June 2019

Category: Class 4

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Solids, liquids and gases

Class 3 have been busy exploring solids, liquids and gases.  We looked at the properties of each and even did a bit of drama work to show the differences between the particles!

We had lots of fun deciding which were solids and which were liquids... some of them could be poured but weren’t…

Posted by /blog/author/stalmineadmin/page:2 on 11 June 2019

Category: Class 3

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