Weather

In Dragons this term, we have been learning about the four seasons as well as watching the weather. Our Reception children have experimented making rain with Mrs Tate – it was very exciting and the Year 1/2 children were very keen to experiment too. Everyone has become weather watchers, weather…

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Brrrrrrrrrrrr it’s cold outside!

  This morning, it took quite a while to find Elf. We think he went outside without his coat on an ended up in a block of ice! He was certainly feeling a little chilly when we found him in our outside area. Although the ice had started to melt…

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A new postman?

On Thursday morning, the children found Elf ‘helping’ to sort the Christmas cards in our letter box. We don’t think he’s very good at reading so some of our Year 1 children have offered to help him learn.  

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The mystery of the missing ‘Glittery Gold Box!’

This morning, nobody could find Elf. Then, some of the children realised that the glittery gold box was missing! We started to search all over the classroom but we couldn’t find the box or Elf.  We searched and searched and searched.  Finally, one of the children realised that the jumper…

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Learning new skills!

We have been busy in Dragon’s class this week.  We are learning to sew! We are making making puppets which we can use to retell a traditional fairy tale.  We have had to concentrate and follow instructions carefully but with support from our learning partners we are all succeeding! Hopefully,…

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What is he doing?

When we found Elf this morning, we weren’t quite sure what he was doing.  Luckily some of the children knew that he was making snow angels in some flour! What a cheeky elf!   What else might he get up to?

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Christmas lunch

We were very lucky to have lots of people in school last week to share our scrumptious Christmas lunch. Not only did we have a traditional lunch with all the trimmings but our tables were decorated and everyone had a cracker to share.  Everyone came dressed for the special event…

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Is he counting?

On Friday morning the children were shocked and dismayed at the mess in the classroom.  Elf had thrown all of the numbers off the number square then started to put some back in reverse order.  Nobody enjoyed having to tidy up after him again, although the children worked as a…

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The elf and the Christmas tree

It took the children quite a while this morning to spot the elf’s hiding place.  They found him handing upside down on the Christmas tree.  The children decided he should be taken down otherwise he would have a nasty headache.  Mrs Stanley told him to sit under the Christmas tree…

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