What better way to learn about shadows then to draw them! We headed out to the basketball court and had some fun tracing our friends shadows. It was tricky when the clouds blocked the sun but we persisted on!!
We have started our new inquiry unit, Look! Listen! We are going to be learning about what makes sound and what makes light.
But before we started our new unit, we got to make SLIME!!! We talked about what if it was a solid or if it was a liquid. It was really interesting to see what people thought!
During our school’s Literacy Festival, our school had some AMAZING special visitors come and spend some time with us. They spoke about what it is like to be an author or an illustrator and showed us some of the process that they go through when making their fabulous books. First we had Mr. Carthew sing songs, read books and show us how he picked his front covers of his books.
Next we had Mitch Vane show us how she turns a normal picture into something extraordinary.
Last, we had Hazel Edwards who…
This week we celebrated all things books! We started our week by dressing up as characters from our favourite books. Throughout the week, we have been celebrating different authors and illustrators. Mrs Perfect wrapped 5 books up and each day, we unwrapped a new book for the classroom. We have enjoyed learning and reading different stories and having a look at how they are different. Have a look at our colourful week: