Owls (Y1/2)Mrs Short
Welcome to Owls
Hi and welcome to Owls. Our teacher is Mrs Short.
In Owls we love to have fun and learn lots of new and exciting things. We always try our best in everything we do.
Is every Friday. Please make sure your child has a full P.E. kit; a white t-shirt, black shorts trainers/plimsolls with their name on.
Home Reading Books
Your child’s book will be changed every Thursday.
Reading books are changed by the child with guidance from teaching staff. Each child is expected to read regularly at home (at least 3 times per week).
Maths and English Homework
This will be given out every Thursday to be returned to be returned on Monday. It will alternate – one-week Maths the following week English.
This will be given out on a Thursday to be returned the following Thursday.
Your child will receive new spellings on a Friday to be tested the following Friday.
In Owls we encourage the children to be as independent as possible. It is their responsibility to ensure they take their books and homework out of their bags and place them into the correct baskets. If your child does not complete or return their homework they will miss their Golden Time reward on a Friday afternoon.
Phonics websites for games to help support your child with phonics.
For more information about helping your child with phonics please refer to the following websites.
Maths was taken outside to find positional numbers. Children ran races and ordered their positions. Ready, set go!
Owls went for a walk around the school collecting different autumn leaves. They then used their leaves to estimate, measure and to find the area of their leaf. They had great fun!
Today we played detectives looking at 2 digit number to see what they are made up of.
Working super hard finding 'ty' numbers.
In Science we have been discussing using our 5 senses. We went on a walk around the school to help us. Can you name our 5 senses?
We had great fun using Numicon to build 'teen' numbers.
We have been labeling different body parts. Can you label any?
On Tuesday afternoon the Robins and Owls took part in some sporting activities on the top field. The weather was kind to us for about an hour so we did a sack race, egg and spoon race, a football dribble race, ducks into hoops, a relay race and boules. Fun was had by...
Owls and Robins joined together in enjoying an afternoon of pancake eating. We found out about Shrove Tuesday and enjoyed tasting pancakes. We talked about what we would give up for Lent.
Have a look through this: Australian powerpoint jk ...KS 1 had a great time celebrating Australian Day!
The children in the Owls class made some fantastic paper chains to decorate ready for Christmas!