Monthly Archives: March 2017
Once again we finished our week with big smiles. I am so proud of everyone who is part of this group. I find myself trying to capture all the magical moments but there are far too many. Here are a few of them.
This morning was a busy one. The boys found lots of things to do, they started off by testing how hard the ground was, they listened to what sound it made when they banged big sticks on it. There was a reason for doing this! They were looking for treasure.
Another busy day where some children from Rising Stars taught me the names of some dinosaurs.
Wednesday is a very busy day in the woods. We have five different groups through the day on Wednesday, all doing different things. I find it really interesting to see what different groups get interested and absorbed with, especially when they have the same things available to use. The same is true when we have … Continue reading
This morning F2KB heard all about Stanley’s stick before we went to the woods. Once in the woods we found lots of different things to do with sticks. The children played music with them, dug with them, stirred with them, carried them and so many more things. It was a super morning where the children … Continue reading
Last year I had a bit of a dream, I wanted to take a group of our ks2 children to the woods with some of our Rising Stars. We did this last summer with a group from year 4 and it was amazing. Since then the children have moved into year 5 and have been … Continue reading
The sun was shining today, it brought with it lots of fun and smiles. The children spent time looking for treasure together. The children used lots of descriptive language when they were talking about the things they had found.
It has been a strange week so far, we started off with sunshine, then ysterday we had some snow, today it started off quite dry and then we had really heavy rain. Some of our groups today had to work in the cabin because so much rain had fallen in the woods so quickly and … Continue reading
This morning F2 KB shared a story with me, we read the first part of it and soon came up with lots of ideas for the woods. We thought it would be great fun to imagine our woods were the jungle that is on the island and so we decided we would need to build … Continue reading
This afternoon year 2 CV went to the woods. The all impressed me throughout the afternoon. It started right from how quickly they got ready to go to the woods and how quietly they walked through school. We started off in the cabin where we talked about how we know if something is alive, the … Continue reading