Class 1 News
The theme this term is "My Busy Day!". We will be focusing on home and school, daily routine and bed time. During Science sessions we will be investigating our school environment, discovering different light sources and recording interesting sounds. During Science and Technology sessions we will be using switches to access the optikinetic wheel and touch screen software to set off fireworks and have a rocket show. We will be investigating Crackle foam during fine motor sessions, listening to it snap crackle and pop as we learn. The children will also be exploring frozen baking soda dough.
Class 2 News
We continue our topic 'My Busy Day'. Our story for this half term is 'The Magic Bed' by John Burningham and our number rhyme is '3 Little Leaves'. We have lots of interesting sensory sessions planned this half term. In creative sessions we will design and assemble a bonfire collage that begins with collecting our resources such as twigs and leaves.
Class 3 News
Our theme this term is A busy day we will be participating in activities to develop concepts about day and night and light and dark. We will be continuing to develop our physical skills in our Forest School Sessions, Horse Riding, Rebound and Swimming. In our Art and DT lessons we will be making scented and frozen doughs, painting starry night scenes and using fruit and vegetables to print.
Class 4 News
Our work this term will have a Danish flavour. Our creative and World Cultures lessons will explore Danish art, music and folktales and food. In Literacy we will explore some of the stories of Hans Christian Andersen. In Science we will be investigating heat and how we keep warm. We will be thinking about the uses of heat, including cooking. Our Technology lessons will be linked to Autumn and Christmas designs and decorations.
Sixth Form News
Scone Shop continues...come into school on a Wednesday morning between 10.00 am and 11.30 am to enjoy a selection of scones, cakes and hot drinks, all planned, produced and served by our students. Pop Up Scone Shop is every Thursday at Hambleton Forum in Northallerton from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm.
We now have a trampoline in school which students will be accessing regularly for Rebound Therapy. The benefits of this therapy are that it supports communication as well as developing core strength and body and spatial awareness. In addition to this sixth form students will be accessing a range of sporting activities including: canoeing; horse riding and swimming.