Oh what fun it is to be part of Sunshine class

Another fabulous fun week has been had by all in Sunshine class. We have been busy little elves making special things to bring home next week.

Our Nativity is coming on a treat and we now all have beautiful costumes. We just need our Mary, Donkey and Angel to be better for Tuesday. Don't forget…

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Arrival of Advent

Here is this week’s blog on the 1st of December – officially the start of Advent. This week we have found out all about Advent and how we get ready for Christmas.

“We need to put our tree up and decorate it” Toby

“Make some mince pies” Brodey

“We are getting ready for the Christmas play”…

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Double Blog!

Well, it's been such a hectic couple of weeks that Sunshine class didn't have  chance to blog last Friday - Please accept our apologies.

Over the last fortnight we have been reading, acting and finding out all about Goldilocks. We have enjoyed making porridge and tasting it, looking at how…

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Sparkly Sunshiners

This short school week got off to an exciting bang with our fabulous firework poetry. Children enjoyed talking about their own Bonfire night experiences in the class and used their observations to write fabulous poetry. We found out all about Guy Fawkes and why we have Bonfire night every year.…

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Dem bones Dem bones!

It's been a frightfully funny week in Sunshine class we have been reading Funny Bones and finding out all about the skeleton. Some children were fascinated by all the bones in the body, how they are different shapes and sizes. We learnt a song to find out which bones were connected to which.…

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This week has been truely magical as we have been reading 'Room on the broom' by Julia Donaldson. Our activities including making witches, wands, spells in our couldron and collaging spooky words have been lots of fun.

On Wednesday Sunshine class went to Beacon fell and had a wonderful time…

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This week has been a creative week of Autumn fun. We have made leaf charms, bird feeders and season posters.

Sunshine class have enjoyed finding out about the different seasons and how each one is different because of the weather.

In maths this week we have been ordering our numbers to 10,…

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Hooray for Harvest

What another wonderful week we have had in Sunshine class. Children have continued becoming familiar with the indoor and outdoor environments as they have chosen their own resources and activities to engage in throughout the week. The water and home corner areas have been very popular.

We have…

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Scarecrows Wedding

This week our main focus was the book Scarecrows Wedding. The reason for choosing this book is one of the children noticed a picture of Mrs Parkinson on her wedding day in the classroom and started to ask lots of questions.

Children interpret books in lots of different ways.....

From the…

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Our First full week in Sunshine Class

Sunshine Class have had a wonderful week settling into life at Pool House School. 

They have been exploring the different areas in our classroom, learning the school rules, making friends, and have began to learn our phase 2 phonics sounds.

Thank you to everyone who completed their leaf…

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First Day

Today was Sunshine Classes first day in School. They have had an excellent start to their school life and settled in really well.

They have enjoyed exploring the school and the school grounds.

They have also had lots of fun in our indoor and outdoor classroom envrionment, making new friends…

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A very busy week

This week has been the busiest week of the year so far (well it feels like it). This week saw the dress rehearsal for the school production of Greased, followed by the final showing to an audience on Wednesday. All those who attended said it was amazing and how well the children had performed.…

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