The Pantomime came to Westrop this morning! Aladdin flew in on his magical carpet, accompanied by Jasmine, the Genie and sneaky Jafar… All children had a wonderful time joining in with singing the songs and echoing ‘boo’s’ around the hall.
Our topic this term is ‘All About Us’ he children have really enjoyed learning about their local area. We went on a walk, drew maps and found Highworth on the map. The children have been amazing and have really found it interesting.
In science we have been exploring how we use parts of our bodies to taste, smell, touch, feel and see. These are our 5 senses. We used these senses to experiment and explore different fruits, foods, objects and noises.
What a fantastic afternoon all of Key Stage 1 had today! We had lots of family and friends join us for an afternoon of crafts with the aim of constructing our own family tree. Thank you so much to all of those who joined us, the work we created will be cherished. Take a look at what we got up to!
In Phonics we are now using a scheme across Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 called Song of Sounds. Song of Sounds teaches the children all of their sounds to read and write through a catchy song and rhythmic actions. Please click the link below to hear the song and see the sounds. WARNING! It will get stuck in your head.