2 February 2024

Spring Term 1 2024 Outdoor Learning

LOTC –9.1.24

English

Use prior knowledge of different genres to create a mixed genre story.

 

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2 February 2024

Spring Term 1 2024 Learning Outside The Classroom

In LOTC, we took our RSE lesson outside. We were looking at okay, risky, unhealthy and unacceptable behaviours. We played a game of four corners to decide about different scenarios. We then acted out different scenarios to work out different resolves. We have also practised making nets of 3D…

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1 February 2024

January 2024

In our outdoor learning Year 1 have enjoyed exploring the seasons, collecting sticks and creating a beautiful whole class fish.  This is linked to our geography and art work which focuses on our favourite animals and where they live.

 

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1 February 2024

19th January 2024

Reception discussed a range of light sources such as the sun, the moon, torches, candles, lightning and fire. We then created a den in forest school and talked about how the dark made us feel. In small groups, we explored using the torches inside the den to create some light! We also spoke about…

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1 February 2024

Pancake Day 29th January 2024

Nursery have been talking about Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day) and why it is celebrated every year. We spoke about how other countries celebrate and discussed our favourite toppings! We then shared pancakes and talked about whether we liked them or not.

 

“I like blueberries on my…

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1 February 2024

Autumn Term 2 December 2023 Learning Outside the Classroom

Nursery have been learning all about the Christmas story and that baby Jesus was born the ‘Son of God’. We listened to the story and were able to answer some questions about the characters. We then travelled to Bethlehem using the outdoor area and spotted rabbits and worms on our way!

 

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29 January 2024

Monday 29th January 2024

Monday 29th January 2024

Year 2 Learning outside the classroom

In our Maths lessons we have been learning all about how we can collect information and display them in different ways.

 

In our LOTC lesson today, we spent some time gathering up some natural objects and we then had to…

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16 January 2024

Year 4 Outdoor Learning December 2023

 

December 2023

In LOTC we have lots of fun leading up to Christmas. In one lesson we carried out some measuring investigations. We were going to be starting a new maths topic the following week all about converting measurements so thought it would be a good idea to get a head start! The…

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11 January 2024

Year 1 Outdoor Learning Autumn Term 2 2023

November 2023

In LOTC we have taken part in activities to explore the seasons.  The children have really enjoyed taking their science work outside.  We have looked for signs of winter, focussing on what we can see and what we can touch.  We also listened out for the sounds that we can hear and…

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3 January 2024

December 2023 - Reception LOTC

15.12.23

Reception have been learning all about the Christmas story and that baby Jesus was born the ‘Son of God’. We shared the Christmas story and summarised the main parts of the story. We then explored the outdoor area pretending we were travelling to Bethlehem on our donkey!

 

“There…

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18 December 2023

Year 3 Outdoor Learning Autumn Term 2023

November 2023

 

In LOTC this term the children have been continuing their learning from geography outside. They have been looking at ‘weather and climate’ and how this changes around the world focusing on flora and fauna. To start we went outside and looked at the different leaves we could…

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12 December 2023

EYFS Resources required for outdoor learning

The Reception and Nursery class teachers at Holy Family Primary School are currently developing our outdoor classroom and are wondering if you can please help.

We are looking for some pea gravel for our gravel pit and outdoor kitchen area. Other useful items, even if slightly damaged would…

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