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Ashton 2 - Update from Ashton 2

We started off well this week in Ashton 2 as we won the best class attendance award with 99%! Let's hope we keep up the good work and come to school every day!

This week in Maths we have been learning about patterns. The children then created some of their own repeated patterns using objects in our environment.

We have also been bery busy digging up carrots from our planter boxes. The...

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Ashton 2 - Autumn is here

The children in Ashton 2 have settled in very well. This half term we have been learning about ourselves and Autumn. We have spent lots of time talking about ourselves, our families and where we live. The children have been getting creative making self portraits of themselves and drawing lovely pictures of their families. We have also been learning about Autumn. Last week we recreated the...

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Ashton 2 - Tricks, wishes and wonders

This half term our topic is tricks, wishes and wonders! It has been truly magical so far for Ashton 2. We have had fairies living in our outdoor area. They have been writing us letters and we have written letters back. We have also been experimenting with making magic potions and writing instructions on how to make them.

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Ashton 2 - Farm trip

Before the half term we visited Temple Newsam Farm. The children had so much fun. We saw lots of different animals and their babies. We also had a lovely picnic lunch and even had time to play in the big park before we came home. Here are a few pictures from our day!

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Ashton 2 - The little red hen

This week in Ashton 2 we recieved a letter from the Little Red Hen. She asked us to help her read and order instructions for making bread. Afterwards we followed the instructions ourselves to make our own bread. It was very yummy and we did a fantastic job!

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Ashton 2 - Keeping Harehills tidy

On Friday Ashton 2 did their part in helping to keep our community tidy. The children did an excellent job of cleaning up the streets! It was a chilly day but our class were very dedicated to this great cause. Well done everyone!

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Ashton 2 - Christmas is coming

We are having a very busy but fun half term in Ashton 2! The children had a special visit from Yorkshire Ballet and the children enjoyed acting out the story of Goldilocks & the Three Bears using various movements. We have also been busy preparing for our christmas activities. We have our performance this week and have been practising our songs and actions and making props to wear. We also...

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Ashton 2 - Settling in

All the children are settling in well in Ashton 2. We have been learning the new rules and routines and making new friends. This term we are going to be learning about Autumn and Ourselves. This week we have been talking about different places to live and who lives with us. The children are also very excited for our upcoming trip to Rounday Park and keep asking me every day if today is the day...

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Ashton 2 - The Giants are coming!!!

Ashton 1 and 2 had a suprise on Friday 29th April.

When the children arrived at school they found a giant asleep on the carpet. The children were extremly excited to discuss why the giant may have came to visit us. The teachers found a giant letter that he had written the childrento say that he was getting really upset because he couldnt find anywhere to buy big enough clothes and he was...

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Ashton 2 - Ashton 2 go on a Bear Hunt

This week in our Literacy work we have been learning about the story We're going on a Bear Hunt by Micheal Rosen. To bring our story to life we took the children on a Bear hunt around school. We travelled through the "long wavy grass", through "the deep cold river" and finally found a Bear cave.

The children had a wonderful time hunting for Bears in the environment.

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