Friday, February 27, 2015
This week the EYFS children found dinosaur footprints and eggs! They have had a very exciting week learning about dinosaurs. The Year 1 children are very excited to begin their Super Hero theme and have listened to the story Supertato! The Year 2 children have listened to the story of Zog by Julia Donaldson and have very much enjoyed writing instructions on how to train a dragon. We are looking forward to our book theme week next week. Don’t forget to dress up as your favourite story character on Thursday.
Friday, February 13, 2015
This week the children have all enjoyed Live Art workshops which are organised by York Arts Education and are led by experienced dancers, artists and musicians. Year 2 very much enjoyed creating dances inspired by the music Zadok the Priest. The dances included using their bodies to make Westminster Abbey including the gargoyles! Year 1 participated in a workshop entitled Picture the Planets where they used lots of different materials to make art work inspired by Space. The children in EYFS enjoyed a music and dance workshop based on the story Where the Wild things are.
Friday, February 06, 2015
This week the children have enjoyed the little bit of snow that we have had! The children in EYFS have been learning about Chinese New Year and have enjoyed playing with noodles and making lanterns. The children in Year 1 have made fruit salad and have tried some different fruits which grow in warm countries such as guava and passion fruit. The Year 2 children have written some brilliant poems about Brazil and have tried hard to use interesting words.