Church Visit

Aberford Church

On Wednesday Class 1 & Class 2 went to Church for Collective Worship. Father Phil talked to us about the history of Aberford Church and showed us around the building. We spotted the stain glass windows, the large piece of artwork showing Jesus on the cross, the font, the pews…

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Plants and Growing 


In Science we have been learning about different flowers and plants. We spent this afternoon looking at and labelling different flowers and sorting them into 'wild' flowers and 'garden' flowers. 





After sorting the flowers, we went on a…

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Ready Steady Grow

In class two we have started our new topic in science called 'Ready Steady Grow'. In our first lesson we looked closely at different fruits and vegetables using magnifying glasses to notice all the different textures, patterns and seeds we could see. We then sketched what we saw and spent some…

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Primary Diversity Day

Primary Diversity Day

In class 2, we started the day by looking at the Christian festival of Easter. We listened to Reverend Sue talking about the celebration of new life and then made our own Easter gardens.


We then looked at the Islamic festival of Eid. We learnt about Ramadan…

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Class 1 & 2 - English

Next Year

Today we have been thinking about the next school year. We are really excited to start our new classes and year groups in September. We wrote about our hopes and dreams for the next school year. Here are some of our ideas that we wrote down:


“I want to learn to skip.”

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Class 1 & 2 - Science

Science Experiment

Today we did a science experiment relating to our topic “The Seaside”.


First, we put a fresh egg into a jug of water and we watched as the egg sank to the bottom of the jug.


Next, we added four tablespoons of salt to the water and discussed what would happen…

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Class 1 & 2 - Sports Day

Sports Day

Today, we took part in The Rainbow Games! Class 1 and 2 took on four challenges, which were called Twister, Star Challenge, Jump my Height and Mighty Memory. The tasks tested how far we could jump, how much we could remember and our balancing skills. We found the tasks both exciting…

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Class 2 - Home Learning

Home Learning

I always love receiving pictures of your home learning. Here are some of the pictures that I have been sent this week:

The children in class love to see all of your home learning pictures and videos. Please keep sending them to me and follow along with our learning using…

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Class 1 & 2 - Science


On Monday we did a science experiment, where we tested materials to see if they would float or sink. We wanted to test which material would be the best one to make a lifeboat with.

After our experiment, we made some lifeboats using lots of different types of materials. We tried hard…

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Class 1 & 2 - Science

Floating & Sinking

After learning about the RNLI last week, we decided to test different materials to see which would be the best material to make a lifeboat with. We wanted to test each material to see if it would sink or float in the water. We tested wood, metal, plastic, glass, fabric,…

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Class 1 & 2 - Art

Claude Monet

After learning about the dangers of the sea and the RNLI, we looked at the works of Claude Monet and how he painted and represented the sea. We learnt all about his life and looked at his different pieces of artwork.

Monet was a French artist, who loved to paint landscapes and…

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Class 1 & 2 - Seaside Topic


This week we are learning about the RNLI (The Royal National Lifeboat Institution), who are a lifeboat search and rescue charity. So far, we have learnt about their three different types of life boats. They use an all-weather lifeboat, an inshore lifeboat and a hovercraft.

Today we…

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