Category Archives: Class 4

Sharing Tree Stories with Rowan Group

After a frosty afternoon of spring bulb planting, Rowan group headed inside for a warming up of malted milk. We also took the opportunity to share one of Claire Hewitt’s tree stories. With December just around the corner, Rowan group … Continue reading

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Back to School with a Bang, Whoosh, Crackle and Pop

 After October half term, Forest School has returned with a bang…whoosh and crackle. The woodland is a blaze of autumnal colour and with Guy Fawkes night just around the corner, the children were inspired to create some stunning firework leaf … Continue reading

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Winter Arrives at Forest School

The weather took a decidely wintery turn today at Forest School. As we headed towards the woods, a light dusting of snow began to drift down, but then as if from nowhere, the wind began to howl. We paused at … Continue reading

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Forest School Kenning Poems

Our wild weather walk around the locality has been inspiring us to write Kenning poems. A Kenning poem is usually a two word phrase used in place of a noun. Kennings are associated with Old Norse, Celtic or Anglo Saxon … Continue reading

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Road Safety

Bradford Council Road Safety team visited school today. To stay safe when going to cross the road, children were asked to: Hold hands with their adult. Stop at the edge of the pavement Look, right and left and right again … Continue reading

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My Best Forest School Memory by Haroon

This is my best Forest School memory because my Forest School group all saw a big puddle and we all jumped in the very big puddle . It was really funny because Silvie fell in the big pond whilst we … Continue reading

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We Will Remember Them

This morning, the Year 4 Forest School children have been making crosses to mark Armistice Day. At the eleventh hour on the eleventh day of the eleventh month, the Two Minute Silence is observed on Armistice Day, the day which … Continue reading

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Freaky Painting with Berries at Forest School

One Forest School day out in the woods, we got lots of berries and squashed them in a tub. Then we found a stick and squashed them. When they were done, I went to a tree I made it say, … Continue reading

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A Fungi Foray

Over the past few weeks the Year 4 group have noticed an array of fungi springing up all over our woodland. Keen to find out more about them, we ordered a copy of Roger Phillips comprehensive guide to mushrooms. Using … Continue reading

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Frogspawn, Hammocks and Woodland Flowers

On our walk to the woods today we checked up on the frogspawn the Year 5/6 group had spotted last week

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