We really enjoyed taking part in ‘The Big Sing’ and learning a new carol, ‘New Born King’.
We learned about the Christian celebration of Christingle.
What can you remember about it?
We enjoyed our festive trip to Rosemoor where we spent our time making Christmas crafts and playing in the beautiful surroundings; we had so much fun!
We were really happy to be able to go to our gymnastics session this week!
We have enjoyed developing our dance skills over the past few weeks culminating in choreographing and performing our own dances.
Here is a list of some of the technical vocabulary we have been using:
angular, softly, aggressively, sadly, fluidly, spiked, level, direction, shape, sudden, sustained, flowing, call and response, flowing, jerky, contact, separate, shapes, improvisation, quick, curved, breathe, shake, turn, gesture, stillness, travel, canon, unison, low, middle, high, levels, solo, duet, trio, sequence, slow, transition, teamwork, practice, tense, relax, performance, props, timing, space, focus, communication, energy, prepare, choreograph, jump, lunge, balance, arch
Can you comment on the dances using some of this vocabulary?
Well done everyone, you performed these dances so well.
We have finished our Christmas cakes and look forward to sharing them with people at home.
We had so much fun learning new skills and tricks!
Your homework this week is to:
- Have a go on BBC Defenders of Mathematica. Please choose topics that you need to work on.
- Log into the blog and comment on learning from the last week. There are questions for you to answer in the design technology post.
- Comment on this blog post when you have completed everything!
E-mail me if you need any help and I will reply when I can.
We have researched and designed ancient Maya inspired artefacts.
What are you making?
Why did you decide to make it?
What is going well?
Have you had to make any changes?
We look forward to sharing our finished products on the blog!