Welcome to Kingfishers Class!
Kingfisher class is taught by Mrs Newman and Mrs Gale. Other adults in Kingfisher class are Mrs Mattinson and Mrs Carruthers. Mrs Reed also comes in regularly to help with Art and D&T.
Autumn Term 2019
This term our topic is 'Change'.
The children will learn all about changes in relation to food, plants, animals and different environments.
They will learn many facts but will also explore the creative and fantasy aspects of change through English, Art, Drama, Music and Physical Education.
In our science we have looked at how foods can be changed through peeling, cutting and cooking. We have also looked at plant bulbs and discussed the changes that take place to grow beautiful flowers.
We have explored the changes that happen during Autumn through our tree art. We have also made pieces inspired by the sea and our trip to Allonby.
Our Class Blog Autumn 1
We enjoyed a lovely day out at Maryport Aquaria and Harbour followed by a trip to Allonby Beach. We compared the similarities and differences between Maryport and Langwathby and also learnt about lots of interesting sea creatures before hunting for treasure on the beach.
This term we have also been tasting different fruits and discussing our likes and dislikes to make our own healthy smoothies.
We have talked a lot about our school values of: Hope, Service and Compassion and have made a great display of how we can act out those values.
- Try to read with your child as many times a week as is possible, ideally three times.
- Practice their KIRF targets.
- Practice their spellings.
- Complete tasks from their Peri-ometre!
We have PE on Monday and Tuesday.
Please ensure earrings are taped/covered/removed on those days for safety reasons.
Our PE kit is black shorts and a red short sleeved t-shirt. A change of shoes either plimsoles or trainers is advisable.
Running Club is on a Thursday lunchtime with Mrs Monkhouse and Mrs Wilson. If your child wishes to attend can they please bring suitable clothing and trainers. They will run whatever the weather so kit will sometimes get wet.