Red EYFS 2015-16

St George’s Day

We were very excited in Red Class this week as we have been learning all about St George. He was a very brave man as he continued to be a Christian even when some people tried to make him stop believing in God. St George also fought a dragon! We made red roses, shields with the St George’s Cross on and made dragon masks.
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Red Class Minibeast Party

As part of our Living Things topic we decided to invite our grown ups to share our learning via a minibeast party. We made spider cakes, minibeast masks, painted minbeast tiles and pretended we were minibeasts in the outdoor classroom. Thank you to everyone who came to share our learning.


Red Class at the Farm

What a fantastic trip we had to Lancaster Park and Farm this term! We arrived by coach and spent the morning learning about so many different farm animals and their off spring, we even saw a horse with a moustache and some beautiful baby lambs. Take a look at our fantastic photos below to see all the animals we learnt about (we even got
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Sport Relief

Sport Relief was a very successful day at St Mary’s! School council organised a number of events throughout the day and sold wristbands during the week. We raised a lot of money for a very worthy cause. Everyone dressed up in their favourite sport kit, we had different football teams, dancers and gymnasts. In the afternoon everyone went outside for some sporting games including
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World Book Day

We have all had a wonderful time today joining in the World Book Day celebrations. There was a buzz on the playground even before school started as the children came in excitedly with their favourite books from home, Clive then joined us for an assembly telling us his favourite story from the most wonderful book in the world, The Bible. Then during the day we split into
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Red Class Police Visit

Today we were visited by the police….don’t panic though, the Police Officer’s had come to tell us all about how they help people during our ‘police’ theme. We had a great time finding out about the roles of the police and we even got to ask our own questions and try out some of their uniform and equipment, including their radio’s and torch! We
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Fruit Salad Party!

As part of our People Who Help Us topic we have been learning about Doctors, Nurses and keeping healthy, so we decided to celebrate our healthy eating work by having a fruit salad party. We planned which fruits and juice we would use and then got to make (and eat) them! We also learnt a fruit salad song, made fruit hats and listened to
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Red Class Christmas

On Tuesday we had a special ‘Christmas Around the World’ day in Key Stage 1 and in Red class we learnt about Australia. We found out that Santa’s sleigh is pulled by 6 white boomers (white kangaroos!) so we made some reindeer/kangaroo food for Christmas Eve. We also watched a video of Santa surfing in Australia, so we decorated our own surfboard and did
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A Nativity story

Today the Rheema Theatre company came to St. Mary’s to perform a retelling of Nativity story. It was so entertaining and made us laugh so much and remember the true meaning of Christmas.                


Red Class Wedding

As part of our celebrations topic we have been learning about weddings in Red Class this week. Everyone was given a role in the wedding and we learnt about the celebration of marriage and the role of the church. We made invitations, wedding cards, confetti, flowers and wedding cakes. We had a great time with our bride and groom, parents of the bride and
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