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TAMAR 28 MAY 2021

28th May 2021

As we approach the end of the term, Tamar have been reflecting on the work completed in class. All pupils have demonstrated an increased understanding of the life cycle processes of living things. Our planting project has been a mixed success with some of our plants thriving whilst others have not survived the terrible recent…

TAMAR 14 MAY 2021

14th May 2021

We are continuing with our topic of “Living things” and every pupil is fully engaged with the subject of life cycles – our butterflies have now formed the chrysalis and we are eagerly monitoring them before the transformation into the final stage! The classroom is evidence to all the hard work we have completed with…


30th April 2021

Four weeks down this term and the flower seedlings are slowly thriving with hopes still that they will bloom very soon! With Springtime upon us, more insects have been coming out which ties in nicely with our topic of Living Things! This week we explored different types of endangered animals and how we can use…


16th April 2021

Welcome to the Summer Term! The flower seeds planted on the first day back are already starting to sprout in the hope that once they bloom, they will attract a variety of insects. In addition to this we are eagerly awaiting the safe delivery of caterpillars to put in the butterfly garden. We are reading…


12th March 2021

The pupils have been very welcoming to their new teacher, and they are already getting used to the changes in class which is a credit to their maturity and resilience. As the Spring Term draws to a close, we have all been very busy in Tamar class not least with the new ducklings that have…


26th February 2021

This week in Tamar we have been celebrating Purim and getting stuck into our new topic ‘Beyond London.’ On Tuesday, we had a special Purim enrichment day, where we participated in a ‘Whodunit’ debate, arguing who the greatest Jewish leader in the Purim story was. We also made hamantaschen and mischloach manot for our peers…

TAMAR 12 February 2021

12th February 2021

Tamar have been busy busy this week! We have learning all about the Great Fire of London, in line with our London and Beyond topic. We have been sequencing the key events and reading archived newspapers on the event. Next we identified the key features of a news report and discussed their purpose. This prepared…


29th January 2021

It’s been a busy two weeks in Tamar class. We have been learning all about bar charts and line graphs in Math, the Blitz and World War Two in History and we’ve even built our own circuits in Science. We loved coming to school on Monday morning and seeing all the snow – it was…


27th November 2020

Tamar class has been learning about Thomas. Edison in Science and Literacy. We learnt that he was a patient and careful inventor who invented the electric lightbulb on his 100th attempt! This showed us that even when things don’t go our way, we mustn’t give up because something amazing could be just around the corner….

TAMAR 13 November 2020

13th November 2020

Tamar has had great return to school after half term! We have been learning about division in Maths and it turns out we already know quite a bit! In Literacy, we have been writing poems about Bonfire Night and remembering about the good old days when we used to celebrate it and the treats that…