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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30 January 2024

Year 5 LOTC January 2024

Linked with our science topic this term. Year 5 have been investigating the materials used around the school building in our LOTC sessions.We also discussed the properties that make the material suitable/ The children also measured the playground area, including feces and football pitch and drew a…

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30 January 2024

Year 3 LOTC January 2024

In LOTC we have taken our maths learning outside. We have been focusing on 2-D shapes to start with and went on a shape hunt around the playground. We had to keep a tally of all the shapes we could find. Some were trickier than others – especially the oval. We eventually found this within the…

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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 LOTC December 2023

In LOTC, we have been busy making natural wreaths! We started by gathering natural resources found in our outdoor learning area – sticks, grass, leaves, flowers etc., and then placing these on top of a cardboard wreath. We worked as a team to place the items in a decorative way. We could only use…

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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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16 October 2023

October 2023

In our Outdoor learning lessons and Science we have been learning about different types of habitats and explored the different microhabitats that you could find in our school.

We then had to go on a minibeast hunt around the different microhabitats to see what minibeasts were living there. The…

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29 September 2023

September 2023

We have had a great start to our year 4 learning since starting our new term. We have taken our RE lesson outside by designing pictures from Jesus’ life for our class cross. We had different stories from the bible that we believed were important moments in Jesus’ life and put them into an El…

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