Welcome to Hawk Class Blog

We hope you enjoy our regular posts which will help keep you informed of what the children are doing in school.

Fun with Maths

For the last two weeks, we have been learning place value in Maths. We have used Base 10, counters, number lines and digit cards to create numbers up to 1,000! Have a look at us in action:

Meet the Teachers

Thank you to all those parents who attended the ‘Meet the Teacher’ meeting we held last week. For those of you who were unable to attend, please click here for the PowerPoint of notes which were discussed.

Exploring Solids and Liquids

Today in our science lesson, Hawk Class explored the properties of solids and liquids. We even got our hands really messy feeling ooblek (a mixture of cornflour and water), discussing whether it was a liquid or a solid. They then used this amazing new knowledge to create their own scientific diagram. Great work scientist!

Exploring the new Junior playground equipment

One of the things Hawk class said they are enjoying the most so far in the Juniors is the playground equipment and the bigger space to run around and play. Here we are having a go on the equipment:

Becoming archaeologists

Today, we found out how archaeologists learn about the past, by taking part in our own archaeological dig. We used small tools and brushes to delicately scrape away at the ‘earth’ (or sand in this case!) and find tiny treasures and artefacts left behind for many years! Take a look: