We have had lots of fun reading the story of the Gingerbread Man, we guessed what was going to happen, created our own ending and even had a go at making our own gingerbread men.
5. Friday 6 October 2017
This half term in PE Jupiter Class are developing their gymnastic skills. Today we've been using apparatus to explore different movements, heights and balances. Edit
School Photographs tomorrow. Say cheese! If you have younger or older children who are not on roll at Washingwell, you are welcome to come along to school from 8.30am to get a family group photograph taken. All other photos will be taken during school time.
We are holding a FUNdraisers meeting on Thursday afternoon this week at 2.30pm. We would love to see some new faces! Hope to see you there to help organise our Christmas Fair.
Year 2 have had a fantastic visit to St Mary's Heritage Centre to learn about the Great Fire of Gateshead and Newcastle.
Cipapa is our pet African Snail! We take care of Cipapa by giving him food and water every day and cleaning him out once a week. He loves being held and enjoys exploring our classroom whenever he gets the chance.
4. Friday 29 September 2017
We have been investigating the effects of different liquids on teeth! We used egg shells to investigate the effect of water, milk, vinegar, cola and orange juice.
We have been learning how to use prepositional language by playing 'where's the penguin?' My penguin is wearing a green dress with spots, where is my penguin?
This half term in Science Jupiter class are learning about human nutrition. We have learnt about the digestive system and last week we learnt about the first part of the digestive system - the mouth! We learnt about teeth and the function of different types of teeth...