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Smiling, Caring and Learning Together on a Journey with God

Hawthorn Class Blog 2021-22

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  • Art and Fire!

    Published 22/06/22, by Sam Mitchell
    What a fantastic week we have had so far! In art we made our own sea creature out of clay. Then we painted them, thinking carefully about the colours we could use and how to highlight the different textures we had created.     
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  • Money, Money, Money

    Published 16/06/22, by Sam Mitchell
    This week in maths we have been learning about money. We looked at different coins and named these. Then we used them to buy different objects in our shop. We had to add coins together to get the right amount so that we could buy what we wanted. Some
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  • Lighthouses

    Published 10/06/22, by Sam Mitchell
    This week we spent time evaluating the lighthouses that we made before half-term. We looked at the success criteria we had written and tested out lighthouses against it. We place our lighthouses outside on some 'rocks' and swam back across th
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  • The Platinum Jubilee

    Published 27/05/22, by Sam Mitchell
    Today we celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee! We made flags and bunting to decorate the playground. Then we shared a special picnic with the junior school. It was so yummy and fun!   In science we explored the woodland area. We
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  • Getting Ready!

    Published 19/05/22, by Sam Mitchell
    This week we have started to talk about the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. We watched an interesting video about the Queen and her life. We talked about what the Platinum Jubilee is for and what it means. Then we made bunting and flags ready to celebr
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  • Working on our maths...

    Published 06/05/22, by Sam Mitchell
    This week in maths we have been working really hard on our addition and subtraction. We have also been practising our number bonds.     Take a look at these games to try at home... Robot Addition (  Numb
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  • Welcome Back!

    Published 28/04/22, by Sam Mitchell
    Welcome back to summer term! We had a great start to the week with our Terrific Take-off. We made fantastic aquariums in teams. We watched videos of underwater creatures and saw how they live. Then we draw some of our own, thinking carefully about
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  • Happy Easter!

    Published 07/04/22, by Sam Mitchell
    We have been very busy in Hawthorn Class this week.  We have used all of our writing skills to write diary entries. We pretended that we were disciples at the time of the Easter story and wrote about what was happening. We made sure we use ou
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  • Hawthorn Easter Worship- Year 1

    Published 01/04/22, by Sam Mitchell

    Join the Year 1 children in Hawthorn Class as we celebrate Easter!

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  • Position and Direction

    Published 01/04/22, by Sam Mitchell
    In maths this week we have been learning about position and direction. We have been using our lefts and rights to direct each other around the classroom. Then we started to use fraction language to help us too like: whole turn, half turn, quarter tur
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  • A Busy Week

    Published 24/03/22, by Sam Mitchell
    This week in writing we have been learning our core writing skills. Some of us have been focussing on using capital letters, finger spaces and full stops correctly. Some of us have been extending our sentences by using 'and', 'but' an
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  • Fantastic Finish!

    Published 17/03/22, by Sam Mitchell
    This week we had our Fantastic Finish for our topic- To Infinity and Beyond! We all had the chance to experience an amazing space world. We entered through a space doorway into a dark room, lit only by the colourful planets floating above our head
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