Monthly Archives: July 2016

Thank you Zircon!!!

Dear all, What an amazing summer term this was: a completely new teacher at this stage, tests, preparation for year 3! It was a lovely last afternoon and week for all the adults in the class but especially for me! I … Continue reading

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Bridging knowledge!

Dear Parents/carers, Today it was all about bridges in Zircon. We looked at texts talking about bridges, in science we saw how some bridges were built and what influences the choices of shapes and materials. We learnt that bridges are … Continue reading

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Citrine singing like angels!

Citrine did a lovely performance recently for their parents.  This included a presentation on what they had learnt about studying the life cycle of seed potatoes.  As well as everyone introducing themselves and saying what their favourite bit of learning … Continue reading

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More planes

Hello everyone, Today we explored even deeper the art of making planes. During English, we wrote instructions on how to make a good paper plane. In Maths we tried them out and measured how far their flew, recording our findings … Continue reading

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Making planes

Influenced by the Wright Brothers in Topic, we decided to explore ourselves the adventures of making models,of planes in Zircon class. Here are some snaps! Well done everyone. Mr Viola

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Place Value

Hello, Today we made place value and combinations as easy as a game! Literally. Using beans and whiteboards children developed even further their knowledge in this sometimes tricky mathematical concept. It was a fun lesson! Mr Viola

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Sports day!

Good morning all, It’s been a week now and what an amazing day we had! We even had a double decker red bus to ourselves on the way back! Loads of activities well organised and the kids (and some of … Continue reading

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