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Class 1 had a very special visitor. One of the children brought in his pet rabbit from home. The rabbit is called Blue.We were able to stroke him and hold him. We also learned that he eats dried grass at the moment and some pellets. He isn't big enough yet for carrots. One of the children thought it looked like "Peter Rabbit". He felt so soft and cuddly.

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Forensic Workshop

On Tuesday morning we had a Forensic Workshop. It was very exciting as we got to be detectives. We had to work as a team. We looked at the different types of fingerprints. We explored the crime scene and gathered evidence in our evidence bags with our tweezers. We had to try and figure out who commited the crime using our detective skills. We also talked a little about DNA. We solved the crime!

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Today we had a special visitor in Class 1. One of the children's new puppies came to say hello. Her name is Rosie Black. She was very playful and energetic. We had to make sure we stroked her from behind and not from the front. 

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Class 1's Topic is Space and Superheroes! As part of this we have been talking about our Solar System. we looked at some images of the moon and some facts about the moon. We made some moon dust and investigated what happens when rocks of different sizes land on the moon. Here are some photos of us as we work together to make the moon dust and investigate.

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As part of our Topic " Amazing Adventures in Ice Lands" Class 1 went skiing. We had such fun and we were so good. The skiing instructors were very impressed with us.

World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

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World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

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World Book Day

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As part of our World Book Day celebrations we had to talk about the character that we came as. Here are some videos of Class 1 as they talk about their characters.

World Book Day

Finally we celebrated World Book Day after the snow meant we had to cancel it. We were very lucky as we had an author visit our school, Josie Dom. She talked to us about becoming a writer and the books that she has written. She introduced us to Lum character from one of her books. We did lots of fun activities for the morning. We tried tongue twisters,made puppets and composed our own stories.

We also had to talk about the character that we were dressed up as for World Book Day.

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Mother's Day

We have been very busy this week in Class 1 working on our Mother's Day Craft. We planted our daffodils last year so they would have begun to grow for this special day. We made a card and also designed a special shopping bag for our mummies.

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Pebbles and friends return! smiley

Pebbles and his friends revisited Class 1 today. Class 1 could not believe how much Pebbles had grown.Pebbles is a duck as you can see from the webbed feet. Dinky, Comet and Rudolph have also grown a lot too. They are Chamois Polish chickens. They were very friendly. We enjoyed holding them. They are a lot stronger now also.

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Candling

Today Nirvana's mummy helped us with candling.Chicken farmers use candling to learn which of their chicken's eggs are fertile and will hatch into baby chicks. Candling can also be used to tell if a fertilized egg has stopped developing. The candling process works by illuminating the interior of an egg so you are able to see what is inside the shell. 
Nirvana's mummy used a torch and she explained to us how we can tell. We had to look very carefully and see if we noticed any veins. 
We started with 24 eggs, now we have 7. Fingers crossed they will all hatch.no

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Incubating Eggs

Class 1 have been given a very important job. With the help of one of our parents we are incubating some eggs. We have 24 in total and are hoping that at least 10 of those will hatch.

Watch this space!

Duckling Visitor

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Class 1 had a very special visitor today. One of the children brought in a duckling. Each of us got to hold the duckling gently. We described how the feathers felt and also had a look at the webbed feet.

Oh no. Jack Frost has been at it again. He has frozen our polar animals - he says it was an accident. He sent us clues so we could find our animals as they were hidden all over the school.We had great fun trying to find them. 

Next we had to figure out how we could rescue and release them from the ice - we used spoons, salt and then we thought if we run them under the water that would help.

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Jack Frost!

Class 1 have had great excitement these past few days. Jack Frost came to visit our room one evening when we were gone home. He left a letter for us. He  had taken our snow from our Polar Lands small world area as he had run out of frost.

But he had left a gift in return.....some Magic Snow. We had great fun making the magic snow, adding the water and watching it expand. Here are some photos!

 

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Class 1 have been very busy getting prepared for Christmas. We made snowflake nightlight holders, Christmas cards as well as Christmas baubles for our families. 

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Daffodil Planting

On Monday 20th November we planted some daffodil bulbs. We planted them so they will hopefully be ready for Mother's day next year. After planting them we had to sequence what we did and put our photos in the correct order.

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Children in Need

On Friday 17th November our school dressed as famous people to raise money for Children in Need. We also painted pictures and did some craft activities and our parents were able to buy our work. The money raised went to Children in Need.

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Our Topic this term is "All About Me". We have been naming our body parts and facial features. We decided to make "Crazy Faces". We took photos of our faces and ears and then cut them up. Next we had to choose eyes, nose, mouth and ears for our face. Some of us added some coloured hair using different materials.

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Class 1 visited our local church, St Margaret's. We walked around the outside of the church looking at the windows, the small wooden door, the large wooden doors, the brickwork and the flag which we noticed waving in the wind. We went inside the church and looked at the important features. We sat on the wooden seats, stood on the pulpit, looked at the huge stained glass window over the altar. We also found the baptismal font. Next we went up the narrow wooden stairs and stood on the balcony. We could see all of the inside of the church from there. We looked through the glass doors that were locked and we could see the ropes that they use for ringing the bells.We drew our favourite part of the church. Here are some photos of us on our visit.

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Introduction to the Pillowcase Project

This year our school was lucky enough to be chosen out of many schools to participate in the Pillowcase Project. The Pillowcase Project is an emergency preparedness education programme happening globally. The project is run in six countries to help children learn about weather emergencies in their local area and how they can prepare and stay safe.

This year the Pillowcase Project is being delivered in over 200 Primary schools and youth groups in the U.K. During the sessions the children learn about weather emergencies that could affect their local area; practise a range of coping skills; take part in role plays and scenario based activities; and create and decorate their own emergency grab bag (pillowcase)

History

The American Red Cross originally created the Pillowcase Project following Hurricane Katrina in 2005. They noticed that children and young people brought their precious items in pillowcases when they were evacuated. Following this the American Red Cross was inspired to create an emergency preparedness education programme for children, which the Walt Disney Company generously funded.

The programme was so successful that other Red Cross National Societies are now running the project, tailoring the programme to weather emergencies that might happen in their countries. In this way the aim is to help children across the world learn about emergencies that may affect them, how to stay safe and some skills to help them cope if an emergency happens in their local community.

Vision

Through the Pillowcase Project the aim is to enable children to understand the types of weather emergencies they might face and to empower them to safely respond by practising how to prepare for and cope with an emergency situation. By going on to share what they have learnt with their family and friends children can contribute towards creating a more resilient community.

As part of this project we at St Margaret’s did in class work with the children so that it was age appropriate. Then we all joined together to complete the project.

Here are some photos of the children working on their Pillowcases

Today Class 1 had a very special delivery. A man dressed in a very warm woolly coat arrived at reception with  a parcel for Class 1 all the way from the South Pole! We carefully unwrapped the parcel as we didn't know what could be inside! There was a letter inside for su to read.... Mrs Dopierala read it to us...as she was reading we guessed that it must be a penguin! It was! It also had a baby penguin with it!

Our job for the weekend is to think of a new name for our penguin visitors!

We have been talking about People That Help us. Today Daisy's Daddy came to visit us. He is a police officer. He brought some of the equipment they use with him for us to try on and to look at. He also explained what they use the equipment for. Here are some of our photos from today.

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We have been learning about different festivals and how people celebrate them around the world. We have been talking about Halloween, also known as All Hallows.It is celebrated on the night of the 31st October. In some countries children dress up in costumes and go trick or treating. Some families decorate their houses. Some people have parties and play games. One of the traditions that people follow is making Jack-o-lanterns. We each made a lantern from a pumpkin and designed the face we wanted cut out. Mrs Smith and Mrs Dopierala did the carving for us. 

Here are some pictures! The pumpkins did have a funny smell and it was quite slimy scooping them out but we had fun doing it!

We have been reading the story of The Little Red Hen. We have been talking about how important team work is and how we need to work together and help each other. Little Red Hen's friend's didn't help her or work with her but they wanted to eat the delicious bread she baked.

Here are some photos of our class working as a team to bake biscuits! ( We said we would like to try baking biscuits rather than bread!)

We all took turns to help measure and count and follow the steps. We helped each other as the mixture was quite tricky to stir! We made a giant biscuit and then when it was cooked chose a shape each to cut them out.

They tasted yummy!

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Class 1's Topic is "All About Me"...We have been talking about how we care for our teeth. We looked at how we brush them and floss and how long we should brush them for. We also looked at eating healthy foods and not eating too much sugary food. 

We took turns brushing the big set of teeth. We got a free toothbrush and toothpaste going home to encourage us to look after our teeth!

Our school hosted a coffee morning for Macmillan. We talked about what a charity means.We talked about how we might help and decided as a group  to make some cakes for the coffee morning. We made chocolate rice krispie cakes.We really enjoyed making them. we had a special afternoon treat for snack and had a cake each with our milk. Our school raised over £300.00!

As mentioned previously Class 1 's Topic is "All about Me". We have been talking about Growth and Change and how our bodies have changed since we were babies and toddlers. We made grass heads using compost, grass seed and tights! These are some photos as we worked as a team to make them. We know that they need water, soil and sun to grow! We know that we need food and water also to help us grow.

We will put some more photos on as our grass heads grow. We are looking forward to giving them haircuts! 

Welcome to our new Reception class. Our topic this term is "All About Me". 

 

We have been having fun getting to know one another since the beginning of September. Here are some photos showing some of the things we have been doing. 

 

We have begun to learn some new sounds. We have been learning to form these new sounds using all sorts of material! We used playdoh, shaving foam, paint and also wrote some sounds in our books. We love singing the songs and doing the actions to match the sounds.

 

We have been exploring our senses also. We used blindfolds and played some games and realised how important our eyes are. We also used our nose to smell the special scents that we added to our slime! We chose different colours to add to it also. 

 

We have been enjoying dressing up and playing in our role play area as well as singing and dancing and doing our Shake Break!

 

We are looking forward to exploring more and learning more about ourselves and about each other!