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Orange Class

Welcome to Orange Class!

 

Our Summer Term topic is ...... Keeping Healthy, Sports and Fitness!

In your Home Learning envelope, I sent you a topic pack about Healthy Eating and Making a Healthy Sandwich. 

Below is a video to show you how to make a healthy sandwich at home!

Remember you can send me a photograph of your healthy sandwich.

Maybe you could make some sandwiches for your family!

Making a healthy sandwich - Home Learning activity

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Hi Orange Class! 

I've also sent you some Sunflower seeds in the your Home Learning pack!

Below is a video to show you how to plant and grow a Sunflower from a seed.

 

The name of the Sunflower seed I have sent you is called a 'Russian Giant'! These Sunflowers can grow really tall! I wonder who will grow the tallest Sunflower in Orange Class?

Don't forget to fill in your Sunflower diary and send me some photographs of your Sunflower!

Growing a giant sunflower - home learning activity

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Our Spring term topic  is .... 'Tomb Raiders'!

Please look at the Curriculum Overview to find out what we will be learning about this term!

We had a really fun World Book Day!

Orange Class wore some fantastic costumes and we did lots of book related activities and shared loads of stories!

Fantastic character costumes!

Guess who is reading!?!

World Book Day Fun!

We are being archaeologists and digging!

Well Done to Orange Class for their fantastic assembly all about Ancient Egypt ..... we even mummified Mrs Roy!

Walk like an Egyptian!

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We have been finding out about light and reflection in science. 

We have investigated different reflective materials.

This week we made our own kaleidoscopes and tested them out. 

They reflected the light and colours really well - well done Orange Class!!

Our fantastic kaleidoscopes!

Inside the kaleidoscopes!

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As part of our 'Tomb Raiders' topic, we have been finding out about the kinds of foods the Ancient Egyptians ate. 

We looked at ancient wall paintings from Egypt to see the different food.

We tasted some of the foods and decided on our favourite! 

 

We found out the Ancient Egyptians ate bread and so we made some to try!

Tasting some ancient Egyptian ingredients!

We have been comparing modern life to Ancient Egypt.

We looked at how flour is made today and how it was made in Ancient Egypt.

We used a pestle and mortar to grind grain to make some flour just like the Ancient Egyptians!!

Grinding grain to make flour!

Grinding grain to make flour!

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Egyptian oat flour pancakes!

We made our own Ancient Egyptian fig and honey bread!

We carefully followed a recipe and then baked our bread.

It tasted delicious!

We then wrote our own recipes!

 

Baking some Egyptian fig and honey bread!

Our Egyptian bread recipe writing!

We have been learning about the different stages of Mummification!

We mummified Char!

Our Mummification instruction writing!

We have been learning about the Ancient Egyptians.

We all painted our own Sarcophagus and had make-up like Egyptian Pharaohs! 

Ancient Egyptian Sarcophagus!

Our Autumn term topic  is .... 'A World of Magic'!

 

Please see the curriculum overview to see what we will be learning about this term!

Orange Class’s wonderful dragons!

We carved our Pumpkin ready for the Halloween Party. We dressed up and had a GREAT time!

Orange Class even won the Halloween Bake off competition!

Halloween Party!!

Fabulous dancing!!!

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Pumpkin carving

Orange Class had a great time at The Pop-Up Farm in Flamstead!

We looked around the farm and chose three pumpkins for our Halloween party.

Pumpkin picking!!

Pumpkin picking

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We made some magical potions! 

Everyone took it in turns to put the different magical ingredients into the cauldron!

We tasted our potions and some people turned into frogs!!!

Making our own magic potions!

We decided on some magical ingredients and used them to write our own magic potions. 

Each potion cast a different magic spell!

Our fabulous Magic Potions!

Orange Class did a wonderful magic show today! 

We invited parents and carers and some of the other classes to watch.

The children were AMAZING and performed their magic tricks perfectly!!

Well done Orange Class!!

Orange Class Magic Show!

Magic Miguel’s disappearing coin trick!

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Wonder Lene and The Great Zuza’s disappearing trick!

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Izzy LIZZIE Let’s Get Busy and her magic memory trick!

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Fantastic Mr Francis and Ellie-Maestro’s magic wand trick!!

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Aleigha-cadabra and Kayleigh Kazaam’s magic banana trick!

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Aleigha-cadabra and Kayleigh Kazaam’s magic banana trick!

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We are planning to have a Magic Show in Orange class! 

We have been practising lots of magic tricks and choosing our costumes.

We have made some posters and invitations to invite our friends and family to come!

We made our own magician’s hats!

In our Computing lesson we used 2Animate to transform ourselves in witches!! 

Have a look at our spooky animations below.

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In Science we have continued to investigate different forces.

This week we have been investigating wind and water power by making our own water wheel and windmills! 

 

We have been using the computer program 2Animate to create our own magic wand animations!!

We have been practising mouse skills to help us.

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In Science we have been investigating push and pull forces. 

We explored different toys, games and equipment which use push and pull forces to move!

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