Our first week of 'Castle Times and Magical Rhymes' has been full of excitement! We have learnt castle facts and explored different castles around Wales. We have had fun tuning ourselves into royalty and designing castles that we would like to live in. We even had a try at medieval dancing, it is nothing like the way we dance at disco parties today!
Grand designs featuring castles!
Would you like to live in a castle like this?
This group wanted a little more protection around the base!
Castle small play. We were great at using our imaginations.
Making crowns to become Kings and Queens.
Don't we look splendid!
We had to find and read the HFW to write them on our castle templates.
Painting castles walls ready for our role play area.
2D shape castles.
Building in the sunshine!
Deciding which materials would be best for castle building.
Mrs Morgan was a great teacher (she remembered it from her youth!)
We wrote with our pretend quills.
Working together in teams.
We had to transport all the equipment from one side to the other.
We cut out shapes and arranged them to create pictures of castles, knights and crowns.
Egg box castle turrets.
We needed a title for our pupil voice board so we made it ourselves using our bodies!
It was fun creating crowns.
Making different designs was fun.
We created shields personal to us.
We built castles we would like to live in.
Look at our castle.
It was hard building tall towers
The tower is taller than us!
We worked as a team to build this castle.
We had fun playing with the castles.
Using our cutting skills we made crowns.
We we made music with loud and soft sounds.
Lots of concentration needed to practice writing our words.
We used team work in games this week.
We worked as a team to create our own castle for our role play area.
It was good fun!
We looked at different castles and drew them with chalk.
Our chalk castles were great!
We worked as a class to order numbers.
Have we got them in the right order?
We made our own mini flags.
It was fun!
Do you like our flags?
We used shapes to drew a castle.
Can you see what shapes we used!
We used different types of blocks to build towers.
It was lots of fun!
We made different number of block towers.
Can you count how many blocks are in each tower?
R1 loved the launch of our new topic 'Castles, Rhymes and Magical Times!'
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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