Hello everyone. There are now only four weeks left of the first term, we are now at the point when activities and events will be coming in thick and fast. A reminder that the London class will be on the trip to Padosori Coastal Path on Wednesday 20th, please make sure you sign the permission form, a link to this can be found under class information. I would also like to add that the students have been asked to bring in a bottle (plastic or glass doesn’t matter) to art class so that these can be decorated as part of a lesson. The winter show is nearly upon us, London class will be performing a Christmas Lip Sync as part of the show as well as performing a song in the Grinch production.
In Geography, this week we went outside and used our weather station to measure the weather, the children were able to record temperature, wind direction, wind strength, rainfall, and make any other comments. Next Tuesday we will do some pre-visit learning on coasts before our trip on Wednesday.
In English, we have continued our study of The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe, the students have been analyzing characters and doing descriptive pieces of writing. At the start of the week, the children worked in pairs and created their own mythical creature to write about. Then Oon Friday, I also go the students to do a task where they took on the role of one of the Pevensie children and answered questions in the mind of the character, we did this in a talk show form.
Wednesday was the first-ever HFS Spelling BEE competition, it was great to have four members of London class so enthusiastic to do this. Each participant clearly put a lot of time and effort into learning the word, Dave was the eventual winner. Well done to all those who participated!
That’s all for this week, have a great weekend everyone!