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    Our Special RE Lesson.

    November 24th, 2017 by

    Today we had seven visitors who came to teach us about Christiananity. The visitors were Hayley, Charlotte, Dan, Mari, Alex, Jahdiel and Gernoit. They live in different countries around the world Austria, Australia, Costerica, Russia, America and England.

    Part of our RE lessons has been about celebrations this half term. So today they talked about marriage. The children were asked ‘what is a marriage’  The children had lots of fun taking part in games and answering questions.

    We then all made ‘a lantern of light’ which the children were able to take home. The visitors who are all studying at Oxford University are at Christchurch,  Blakenall on Saturday and Sunday to give a light parade. Everyone is welcome.

    Thank you to our special guests for a wonderful RE lesson today.

     

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    Celebrations.

    November 13th, 2017 by

    IMG_7956In RE we have been looking at different type of celebrations. During this time we made a plan of things that we needed to organise a party. This week we put all our ideas together and created that party. Well done to all the children who organised the games, did a seating plan, decided on the food and lastly putting up the decorations and getting the tables ready.  You all did a fantastic job well done !

     

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    Anti Bullying.

    November 3rd, 2017 by

    Today we had a surprise visit from a theatre company. All the classes went into the hall to watch a play about ‘Anti Bullying’ The children were able to participate and answer questions throughout. At the end we were given a cirtificate to put in our reception area which says ‘Leamore School Say No To Bullying’

    Year 1 children were asked what they think bullying means. “When someone punches you” “when someone breaks your toy” “when someone says they are not your friend”

    Over the next two weeks we will be looking at different types of bullying in our PSHE lessons.

     

     

     

     

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    World Mental Health Day

    October 11th, 2017 by

    Today in Year 1 we used bubbles to pop negative thoughts and instead filled our minds with positive thoughts.  We talked about who we would share our negative thoughts with, people that we trust. For example some children admitted they were afraid of the dark and so offers of positive thoughts came flooding in. One of the ideas was to close your eyes and think about playing on a beach.  The activity made the children realise that positive thoughts change their mood. We completed the lesson by putting all our negative thoughts into a balloon and bursting it, followed by playing  Pharrell Williams-Happy.


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    Breaking News

    September 25th, 2017 by and tagged ,

    Oh my goodness, you will never believe what has happened in Year One today! We arrived this morning to discover that our forest had been trashed and covered in police tape, stating “do not enter.” Amongst all the debris was a phone number. The children did their very best to consider what had happened.

     

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    Phone Call

    September 11th, 2017 by and tagged

    Today we received a phone call from Nick Sharratt thanking us for helping him sort objects that rhyme. He was so grateful that he sent the children a present!! Inside was a book that he had written. It’s called ‘The foggy, foggy forest.’ We created a story map and used makaton signs when retelling.

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    Mysterious Parcel!

    September 7th, 2017 by

    We had a mysterious, sparkly parcel appear in our forest this morning. Attached was a letter from Nick Sharratt telling the children that he needs their help as he has forgotten what objects go together and rhyme. We decided to help him and respond with a letter.

     

     

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    Cold Task

    September 5th, 2017 by

    The children wrote their favourite nursery rhyme today and we looked at what was special about words that rhymed.

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