I Wouldn't Change a Thing

And so it is the end of my time with Year 4 and the end of Year 4 being taught by me. 

It is now the end and what a good time we have had. We would not change a thing. 

Thank you. 

Enjoy Year 5 and remember I am only down the corridor if you ever need a chat. 

It has been a…

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The Times They Are a-Changin'

Well folks, this will be the final blog from me-Mrs Hanigan-as a teacher at Pool House. In 2003…a long time before all of our current children were born, and as many of my esteemed colleagues like to remind me, long before they themselves left school…I applied to a teaching job at Pool House…

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Your Disco Needs You

This week we had a picnic that turned into a Silver Class Disco. 

Five of the most exciting things about this week. 

1. We made shelters out of clay. 

2. We had a picnic and made our own sandwiches. 

3. We joined up with other classes and had some water play. 

4. Merit Certificates…

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Busy! Busy! Busy!

Well this week has flown by and the children have been so busy on their two days out. 

The children had a fantastic day Ashton High School, taking part in Science, R.E, P.E, Computing and DT lessons. The children carried out some wonderful experiments with different gases. They went on a 

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Dance like no-one's watching!

Bronze class had a great time finishing off some work they had been doing on 'Ottoline and the Yellow Cat'. Some excellent work was produced by Skye. Fred was once again the mathematician superstar and particularly enjoyed doing the subtraction work on Tuesday.

On Wednesday, we had a Puzzle…

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It's the final countdown

The Final Countdown….

What a busy penultimate week we have had in Sunshine class.

We have continued with Phonics and reading as much as possible and have enjoyed the warmer weather outdoors.

On Monday we worked well in teams to build dens and shelters outdoors. We found lots of ways to…

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Fun, fun, fun!

The penultimate week as year 1’s and the last blog of the year.

We have enjoyed being with other classes this week and we have enjoyed the outdoor areas. We have made dens with Sunshine and Rainbow class, which included working as part of a team and lots of problem solving. We also had a water…

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A zootastic trip

Today we have been at Blackpool Zoo trip and had a whale of a time!! 

Please enjoy looking through our pictures of our zootastic day. 

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We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo...

This weeks work has all revolved around zoo animals, (that is during the few times we have actually been in class together during such a busy week!)

Mondays highlights were writing letters to our new teacher Miss Wilson and then spending the afternoon with her.

Tuesdays highlights were our…

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We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo

Today we have had a fantastic day at the zoo. The weather was glorious and we managed to see almost all the animals! I have to comment on how well behaved Rainbow class were – it made me very proud!

Below are some of the pictures from our trip today – curtesy of Mr Price, our camera man!

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Five of the best things from this week 

1. We all went out and helped plant flowers during gardening days. 

2. We have been able to enjoy the hot weather for walk to school week. 

3. It has been great to cheer on the Parents Vs Teachers football game. 

4. We had a lovey sports day and…

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The sun is finally here!!

This week seems to have flown by. The children have started to learn about area, perimeter and volume in mathematics. They have started a new topic in English were they are designing, making and then pitching their idea to a panel of judges. (Dragon Den style)

In science the children have been…

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