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Category: Class Blogs

Tamar 02 October 2020

2nd October 2020

Over the last two weeks, Tamar class have been hard at work learning about our Solar System in Science. We have learned about the Sun which is at the centre of our solar system and the planets which orbit it. In Maths we have been practising addition and our times tables. Our teacher thinks we’re…

Chitah 02 October 2020

2nd October 2020

This was a busy week for Chitah! In literacy, we explored how to categorise nouns. In Art, we discussed different celebrations in general and mentioned bonfire night. We explored five different ways to represent fireworks. It was such a dynamic and creative experience! Wednesday was our Sukkot Enrichment Day, which was full of arts and…

Rimon 02 October 2020

2nd October 2020

Rimon Class have been learning more about Ernest Shackleton and Antarctica the past two weeks. They have experienced what it would feel like to be a crew member onboard Endurance, completed obstacle courses in PE and timeline key events in Shackleton’s life. This week we have been learning all about Sukkot, writing party invitations, and…

Gefen 02 October 2020

2nd October 2020

These past few weeks we have been looking at three very special Jewish celebrations: Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur and Sukkot! This week we explored different materials used to make a sukkah and even made some out of Lego. We also made decorations for our Gesher Sukkah and some decorative lanterns to take home soon. We…

D’Vash 02 October 2020

2nd October 2020

Hi everyone! D’Vash class have been working so hard over the past two weeks. The children are getting to know each other better and we are starting to see some lovely friendships developing. We have been concentrating hard in lessons and have been learning about shape and size. Last week we focused on making a…

Tamar 18 September 2020

18th September 2020

It has been a busy week for Tamar Class! We have been getting to know our new classmates and new adults. Everyone has settled in beautifully! We have taken advantage of the sunny weather by spending a lot of time outdoors on the playground and exploring in the nearby forest. We introduced “The Solar system”,…

Rimon 18 September 2020

18th September 2020

Rimon class have had a great first two weeks getting stuck into our learning and our topic ‘Exploring the Antarctic.’ The children have located Antarctica on a map, and began to hear about the explorer: Ernest Shackleton. We also have been learning about healthy, including making a healthy tuna pasta salad, where we chopped all…

Gefen 18 September 2020

18th September 2020

Gefen class have had a wonderful start to the school year with Miss Emily, Mr Ricky, Miss Laura, Miss Claire and Miss Jess. We have spent time building up our friendships and getting to know our new adults. There have been lots of smiles and fun activities for us all to enjoy! We are looking…

D’vash 18 September 2020

18th September 2020

D’vash class have had an amazing first two weeks at Gesher. All of our new children have settled in so well. I am very proud of how helpful and friendly all of the Gesher children have been towards them. We have been busy with lots of fun activities; art, cooking, P.E., Jewish Studies, Maths, Literacy,…

Challah Baking

12th June 2020

To wrap up this week and bring in Shabbat, the students at Gesher participated in a Challah Bake on Thursday. They measured, mixed, prepped, braided and baked their own challahs, which they used to celebrate Oneg Shabbat on Friday morning. It was a wonderful day, and the students had a fantastic time making their own…