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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Christmas Magic in FS2!

Written on December 22, 2018 at 7:55 pm, by

We’ve had a fun packed half term down in FS2 this half term! The children are now really settled in to life at Totley and are pro’s at the routines and knowing what is expected of them. We started this half term learning about different celebrations – we talked about how we celebrate Bonfire Night  Continue Reading »

Burbage House Update

Written on December 20, 2018 at 3:43 pm, by

Today all our old books were finally collected and began their long journey to Africa by the Books2Africa charity. Through our readathon we managed to raise a grand total of £335. This meant that we were able to donate 25 boxes of books which had a combined weigh of half a tonne! This really is  Continue Reading »

Curbar fundraising

Written on December 20, 2018 at 3:24 pm, by

On Wednesday, the Curbar house raised money for the ‘Thirst Project’ charity, which is helping to make clean and safe drinking water available to as many people as possible throughout the world. We held a Christmas jumper day and it was so nice to see the whole school looking so festive and bright. Some year  Continue Reading »

Year 3’s Trip to Magna!

Written on December 20, 2018 at 8:04 am, by

At the start of our Magnets and Forces topic we went on a school trip to Magna. The children (and the teachers) absolutely loved it! We learnt so much about Forces and Magnets but we were flabbergasted by the Air, Fire and Water rooms. Have a look at our video to see all the amazing  Continue Reading »

Forces and Magnets

Written on December 18, 2018 at 8:14 am, by

This half term Year 3 have been learning about Forces and Magnets and we have done so many fantastic experiments, investigations and artwork. The children have been predicting, carrying out fair tests and creating conclusions from their results. Magnets and Forces has been part of many lessons including our Topic, English, Maths and Guided Reading  Continue Reading »