Welcome to our class page! Please remember that P.E is every Tuesday and Friday so please make sure your child has their P.E kit.
We also have outdoor learning every Tuesday afternoon so please ensure your child remembers to bring in their wellingtons and a spare change of clothes/waterproofs .
We hope you enjoy looking at what we have been learning in Farley class.
We were very excited to have a visit from Whitey who had travelled from Tanzania to visit us. We learnt all about the culture in Tanzania and about the mountain Kilimanjaro!
We have been learning to play the samba drums!
Fossil Hunters! In outdoor learning we have been palaeontologists searching for fossils.
We have been learning our story map for ‘An anthology of intriguing animals’
In science we have been grouping rocks based upon their properties. We looked at different rocks density, permeability and durability.
We made advent calanders 🎅🏻
For our last Stone Age activity we learnt about fire safety and how to light a fire (we also had some toasted marshmallows as it’s the last week of term!!)
We pretended we were in a cave to complete Stone Age art! We used mud, sticks, grass and lead!
Elfie's has been causing lots of mischeif in class this week!
We had a fantastic time looking at all the AMAZING Christmas trees at the Christmas tree festival!
We are learning about the Stone Age! In forest school we worked in groups and were hunter gatherers, searching for food to eat!
In science we have been exploring shadows. We played ‘Guess the shadow’, looking at shadows formed by opaque, translucent and transparent materials.
29.11.19 This week we made lanterns for the lantern parade!
We have been working in teams lots this week! We played mathopoly to practice using the column method AND also edited paragraphs in groups!!
As part of the 100things we need to complete before leaving our school, we made stick trails in groups! We were very creative and included sea-saws, traps and sporting activities within the tails!
One of the many amazing trails we created!
We have been exploring reflection by completing some ‘Marvellous mirror’ investigations in science.
Remembrance Day- Flanders field art work 🌹
We have been learning how to play a range of Samba instruments. We have learnt that the sounds of each instrument compliment one another, particularly when exploring different rhythms.
Halloween AND non-electricity day! We wrote some amazing Halloween character profiles and completed lots of exciting science experiments!
DT project- we designed made a papier-mâché solar system
In outdoor learning the children have been comparing the size of the planets and the sun within our solar system!
17.10.19-18.10.19 Designing and making a solar system!
12.10.19- For homework we designed and created bug hotels! The bugs in the pond area are VERY lucky to have these spectacular hotels!
We learnt about the big bang theory and created t'Big Bang' straw art!
We created a Flip-o-saurus book! We each chose a different dinosaurs head, body and tail to create our imaginative dinosaurs- really focusing upon each dinosaurs characteristics!
In outdoor learning we made a scarecrow- 'Farmer Joe!' We wrote instructions about how we made him.
23.09.19 Dinosaurs on the loose!
To introduce our topic, 'The Big Bang', the children went to the forest school area to discover that it was VERY messy and was taped over with warning tape! Once back in the classroom the children watched a video that revealed that not one.....not two..... but THREE Brachiosaurus' had entered the forest school area over the weekend!
During bike week we labelled the parts of a bike and created an 'Epic' bike track together!
The bike race!
Farley class- Autumn 2019
Tuesday 10th September- We made 'eco-friendly' versions of 'Forky' from Toy Story 4. We named them all 'Sticky' and were set the very challenging task of attemping to make our creations stand!
South Molton Community Primary School, North Road, South Molton, Devon, EX36 3BA