Robins (Y1/2)Miss Smith/Mrs Preece
Welcome to Robins
Hi and welcome to Robins. Our teacher is Miss. Smith
Is every Tuesday. 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 Robins 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.
Robins have had a very creative morning at Shipley Art Gallery. First of all we learned about natural and man made materials and where they come from. We compared some wool that hadn't been treat to some that had been carefully cleaned, we examined a silk worm cocoon...
We had an excellent assembly this afternoon with some special visitors from the NSPCA. We learned that it is everyone's right to be safe and what we can do when we don't feel safe. We talked about sharing our worries with a trusted adult. We also found out about an...
A huge thank you to the families who attended our times table work shop this morning. It was a huge success and very enjoyable. We exercised while counting in two's and ten's as well as completing some number pattern activities.
Lots of adults came into our maths lesson today to find out just how we learn our times tables in Y2. We did LOTS of fun activities and all the adults joined in. We are all getting much better with our 2, 5, 10 and 3 times tables because we love to practise them....
Year 2 invited their adults in to school today to do lots of multiplication and division reasoning activities. They surprised them with their maths vocabulary (such as 'commutative') and lots of top tips.
We have been using smarties to help us with division in Year 2. The children have been creating arrays and division calculations. They enjoyed making the smarties disappear at the end of the lesson!
Key Stage 1 children have started lunchtime library sessions which are run by Year 6 pupils. The children can go along to Lower School's library and choose a book to take home and enjoy with an adult at home. The library sessions are: Owls Monday lunchtime...
Today we were comparing two very different characters- Harry and Reginald from 'The Scarecrow's Wedding'. The class asked them lots of questions using why, what and how to find out about their personalities. Today we used adjectives such as 'ignorant',...
At the Halloween Disco there was lots of creative costumes, daring dancing, fun food and perfect party games. Everyone had a great time and I particularly enjoyed the team game of wrapping up a Mummy!
Everyone had a fantastic time at our Halloween disco. We had fun dancing, eating and playing party games wearing spooky costumes.
Vampires, witches, cats and other spooky characters took over Windy Nook Primary school hall for party games and dancing tonight. The question is... what did they do with the children?!
KS1 were lucky to get a visit today from our local fire station. They were able to answer lots of questions regarding The Great Fire of London. The children were shown the full safety uniform that a fire fighter would wear. We even had our very own fire girl in...