Monthly Archives: January 2017
The weather was miserable today but our children weren’t. This morning f1 wrapped up and went to the woods, they found some spades. These were really useful because some of the children found some treasure. They were absorbed for a long time trying to dig it up. They were brilliant at sharing and taking turns, … Continue reading
Year 2 SJ made aliens today in the woods. They made some awesome creations. When we were at the fire circle the children were telling me lots of facts about their space topic. I loved how they started with “Did you know .. ” They told me lots of interesting things, some of them were … Continue reading
I heard from the King of Fairy Tale Land this morning. He told me something had happened in the forest and he was looking for detectives to help him find out what had happened. We soon found our first clue, it was a missing poster. We read it and found out that a little girl … Continue reading
Year 4 practiced tying elephant knots, we have tried before but this time we used a different technique. I was really pleased with how many of these knots were used in the dens that the children created.
Taking risks is an important part of learning how to be safe. There were lots of risky things happening in the woods today. All of our activities meant the children had to think about themselves and their friends so that no one got hurt. This means there was so much communication and collaboration happening. Turn … Continue reading
This afternoon year 3 brought magic to the woods. They were so good at stretching their imagination muscles that we were able to go up the Magic Far Away Tree! The children created lots of magic in the woods and the Troll Land was full of excited chatter and laughter. It really did feel magical. … Continue reading
We had a trip to the moon this morning, there were lots of aliens there. We even saw some witches, Some of the children found a space kitchen and made lots of different space food.
We have had a busy day of making things in the woods today. Our first group decided to make a gym to keep fit, they collaborated to come up with ideas of things to put in their gym. Year1SM went back to Fairy Tale Land this morning, they were working with the Red Queen and … Continue reading
Year 6 had to stretch lots of learning muscles this afternoon when they were calculating the ages of some of the trees in our woods. We had a formula to follow and instructions of how to work out the approximate ages. Here is what we did, maybe you could calculate the age of some trees … Continue reading
This morning we imagined that we went to the moon. We wiggled like aliens, walked like robots and flew like a space rocket. The children made alien stew and moon soup, we even blew some bubbles.