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29 Mar

March in Year 5

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29 Mar

It’s Shocking!

This week Year 1 did a very exciting Entry Point to our new unit ‘It’s Shocking’! We had an expert come to school who showed us how solar power is generated. We now know that solar panel batteries can be charged even if the panels are covered or if the sun is hiding behind the clouds! Mr. Joseph also talked us through what electricity is and how it works. We are very excited to see...

28 Mar

4 Mburo Fair Trade Chocolate Banana Smoothie Project

Yr. 4 Mburo got a splash of reality, when they had to work in groups to trade ingredients to make a chocolate banana smoothie.  They soon found out that the real world isn’t always peaches and cream.  They faced several challenges as they tried to get the quantities of their desired ingredients to make their smoothies.  There were a few thieves who disrupted things by stealing ingredients while no one was watching.  They also faced challenges trading with certain groups. ...

20 Mar

Entry Point- The Nature of Life

Today we started our new Unit The Nature of Life by doing some Technology in groups. The children were challenged to build their own bird box in a group, using their cooperation, communication and resilience. They worked superbly well to support each other and respect each others opinions and ideas. We can’t wait to do some more learning for the topic! ...

20 Mar

Exit Point- Footprints From The Past

Year 3 celebrated their Exit Point for Footprints From The Past by sharing their learning with their parents, teachers and other classes within the school. They discussed the learning that they had done through various subjects and explained their learning journey. The day was finished off by baking eggless fossil cookies! IMG_5240 ...

15 Mar

Shapes all around

This week we dived into geometry in Year 1. We have been looking at 2D and 3D shapes in and around school. On Friday we made scenes by cutting out different 2D shapes. To link this activity in with our IPC topic ‘Seeing The Light’ we themed the pictures ‘day and night’. ...

11 Mar

The Return- by 3 Bunyonyi (class video)

During Book Week the children of 3Bunyonyi have been writing words to go with the picture book The Return. It is the third in the trilogy by Aaron Becker, and the children have looked at the first two during previous years. Each child wrote part of the story and they all had a chance to narrate our class video. We hope you enjoy our team effort!   ...

11 Mar

Book week!

We had a lot of fun this week, because  our Ambrosoli book week brought so many exciting activities. Among others, we did buddy reading with year 5, we visited a book cafe where we were able to sample some books that were recommended by other Ambrosoli children and on Thursday we did an exciting workshop with a book author from Kenya! To wrap it up we dressed up as characters from our favorite book about travelling and we did a...

06 Mar

Fossil Designing

This week the children in 3 Bunyonyi have been experimenting with materials and methods as part of their Art and Technology skills learning. The children have been creating their own fossils for our Footprints From The Past IPC topic. They had great fun getting messy and learning from their mistakes.  ...