Category: Badgers

Wiggery Wood!

It was a chilly morning in Wiggery Woods this week which made it a perfect day for a fire! Some of us helped Terry to prepare the fire and we collected sticks to add to it. We then sat around it for our snack and watched Terry make popcorn! We kept ourselves busy and warm …

Fun Times In Badgers!

Here is another peak at life in Badger class during this Autumn term!

All Things Australia!

Our topic has taken us on a great Australian adventure! Here are just a few pictures of the fun things that we have been up to…

Maths In Badgers!

What a busy time we have been having! Here are a few pictures of our maths journey so far. You will see painting, fun on the computer, lots of equipment and even some real life money and sweets! The money and sweets lesson was during our Children In Need day, it’s great to help others!

Wiggery Wood Fun!

Here are just a selection of some of the photographs of all the things we got up to in the woods today! We climbed trees, helped Terry make a ladder to climb, pretended to toast marshmallows and peeled the bark off of sticks. We also explored all the different leaves which had fallen to the …

Where Did September Go In Badgers?!

What an absolutely fantastic start to the new year in Badgers! We have been so busy having fun that we didn’t even realise that September had gone past! We were very surprised to see October on the board this morning! We have been captivated by our topic which has included a flight to Australia, letters …

Our First Visit to Wiggery Wood!

We had so much fun on our first visit to Wiggery Wood for this year! We met Terry who leads our fantastic sessions and he taught us all about how to keep ourselves safe in the woods and where we can explore. We enjoyed climbing the trees, swinging on the rope swing, finding feathers and …

Our Final Wiggery Wood Visit!

We had a fantastic final morning at Wiggery Wood for this year! The Year 2’s joined us and explored our side of the woods! We made dens, special potions, wooden photo frames and toasted marshmallows on the fire to make yummy smores! As a special treat we also enjoyed popcorn before we walked back to …

Sports Day!

Hedgehog and Badger Class had great fun in our sports day last week! We cheered each other on and ran our fastest in each of the races! Here are some of the photographs from the afternoon!

Obstacles Courses In The Wood!

With Sport’s Day approaching, we spent the time at Wiggery Wood creating obstacle courses for our friends to complete! We worked cooperatively in teams and used our imaginations to build the obstacle courses. We worked on lots of skills including balancing, aiming and speed. The obstacle course were without doubt, the best ones ever made …

Busy Badgers!

Happy Days in Badger class…Poetry at Wiggery Wood, Maths games and more!

Travelling Through Our School Time Tunnel!

Badger class had an interesting afternoon looking through old school magazines that were created by pupils from our school in 1923! They included poems, prayers, beautiful drawings of wild flowers and more. We found these very old magazines fascinating to look through, and made lots of notes about what these magazines can tell us about …

Wiggery Wood

It was lovely and cool in the woods last week amongst the shade of the trees. It was also perfect weather to go bug hunting! We found lots of giant worms and slugs! With the help of Mrs Plumb some children made beautiful natural mobiles with feathers, pine cones and leaves that they found around …

Happy Retirement Mrs Foster!

We had a special assembly to say farewell to Mrs Foster, a long serving member of staff who means so much to us all. Muntjacs read her a beautiful poem, she was presented with handmade gifts in which the whole school had contributed to, along with flowers and balloons. Mrs Nichols read a thoughtful prayer …

Peer Marking, Gymnastics, Shadows and More!

We had a very busy week in Badger class. It began with a fantastic gymnastics lesson from the Sudbury Gymnastics Club. We safely and collaboratively-jumped, balanced, whizzed and ran around the hall; he was great fun and many of us wanted to join the club afterwards! Our week continued with a magical coal story, followed …

Badger Class Do The Danceathon!

It was a funny day today! We worked hard and played hard all day long! It was so much fun dancing along to the music whilst trying to copy the dance routines on the screen! We enjoyed accessorising our PE kits and just giving the dancing a go! Thank you to everybody involved; for organising, …

A Wet Visit to Wiggery Woods!

We enjoyed exploring a very wet Wiggery Woods this week! The rain had brought out lots of slugs and snails and other minibeasts for us to hunt and hold! We were very impressed by the ‘dancing slugs’ that gave a little wiggle when they were gently squeezed! We also practised our sawing skills as we …

Badger Class At Colne Valley Railway

What a fabulous day! Our day started with a WOW at the sight of the double decker bus that greeted us at the school gate! When we arrived at Colne Valley Railway, we spotted some first class carriages and squealed at the sight of the array of engines on the tracks. Our day was filled …

The Cake Sale!

We were overwhelmed and so very grateful to all of our Mums, Dads, Grannies and Grandads, and everybody else who made our cake sale so successful! We managed to raise over £100 by selling the cakes for 50p each. We even had a good go at working out how many cakes we had actually sold-maths …

Marvellous Maths!

Badger class have been developing their maths skills, inside and outside of the classroom. We have been finding out about measurements including measuring mass in grams and kilograms, and investigating the language of capacity including litres and millilitres. We have also been working hard learning about fractions. Year two badgers even managed to create fraction …