Welcome to the Pegasus Class Page
Our Class teacher is Miss White and our LSAs are Mrs Brandl and Miss Saunders
All About Pegasus Class
In Pegasus Class, we have lots of fun and are very enthusiastic about our learning!
This term, our topic has been The Stone Age to the Iron Age. For our summer homework, we created magnificent models such as ‘Spongehenge’ and have enjoyed exploring prehistoric life. We have learnt about Iron Age religion and created our own Druid Crowns using the nature around us. Additionally, we have discovered that the Stone Age was actually made up of three time periods: Palaeolithic, Mesolithic and Neolithic. They were all quite different!
These are our Druid Crowns:
In English, we have been reading ‘Ug: Boy Genius of the Stone Age’ by Raymond Briggs. We have used this book as inspiration for our own Stone Age stories. We also enjoy listening to stories and read ‘The Iron Man’ by Ted Hughes before half term.
In Maths, we started the year learning about Place Value. We are now learning about addition and subtraction. This has been a good challenge for us and we are beginning to master column addition…column subtraction is next! In Pegasus class we like to use resources such as bead strings, Base 10, Whiteboards and Place Value counters
One of our favourite lessons is Art. We have enjoyed using our art work to decorate our classroom – it now looks much brighter. We created Autumn trees using paint and careful dots for the leaves. We also wrote autumnal poems to match our trees.
Science in Pegasus is very exciting because we like to discuss ideas with our talk partners and ask lots of questions. This term we have studied rocks and fossils. We have also started to explore how light travels. We will soon be exploring how light reflects!
We also like to practise our spellings and handwriting.
Thank you for reading,
From L and E
AIM HIGH, TRY YOUR BEST, GO FAR
Latest Pegasus News
The whole school celebrated our Harvest Time with a wonderful Assembly. See more photos in The Gallery.
Letters of congratulations and recognition We are thrilled to have received three letters this term congratulating us on our Summer Results. A letter from Nick GIbb MP congratulating us on our Year 1 Phonics results-Great Bardfield Primary school is in the top 8% of schools nationally. A letter from Tim Coulson the Regional Schools Commissioner…
Children had lots of fun dressing up as characters on Roald Dahl Day. Check out the gallery for more photos.
Our Key Stage Two girls recently attended a Football Tournament and were delighted to have the opportunity to wear our new school tracksuits. These were purchased using funds raised by FOBS (Friends of Bardfield School-our PTA)