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September in Green Class!

Hello Year Three!     I hope you find this blog post well,   For we’ve changed classes, can’t you tell?   We’ve moved from yellow upstairs to green,   With Mr Morgan, Ms Sen and now Ms Keane,   So here’s a poem to welcome you here,   And a song below says thee. […]

Y2 Merits + Competition Results: The Final Blog Post

This is it! Well done to everyone in Year 2 who has worked so hard since we started having to learn from home. I wonder how many merits you have won altogether? You will be given your merits in September. Remember those of you who bring in school work in September that you could not […]

Y2: Story Time in Green Class

Hello Yellow Class…   But you’ll notice that this blog has also been posted onto Green Class…   Since that is where you will be next year!   Merits are being counted later on, so make sure you’ve done as much as possible to finish the term. MyMaths, Purple Mash and your quizzes will need […]

Y2 Voting: Fun at the seaside 7

It’s time for one last seaside lesson, and one last funny seaside GIF!     Today is voting day! I’ve shown you six videos in the last six weeks of seaside lessons, from all over the United Kingdom.   Last week, you used the colour yellow to show me where these popular places were on […]

Goodbye Year 6

Year 6 – As we haven’t been able to say goodbye in the usual way we have made you a special video to say farewell. Good luck and remember – you will ALWAYS be part of our West Green family so we will ALWAYS be here for you.   https://spark.adobe.com/video/1QQXolYXSEGsQ

The Great Quiz of Year 2

Thank you to the 18 children who came to the picnic! It was great to see you all so happy.       Today’s blog post will get you thinking about ALL OF YEAR TWO! Everything you have learned since September might come in handy to answer these quiz questions. There are two ways you can […]

Y2 TTDE: The Final Episode

It’s finally here! The very last episode of Through the Dragon’s Eye, the TV show that’s a reading lesson in disguise. It’s so fun, you don’t even know that you’re learning!   Obviously, I hope you have watched every episode of TTDE up until now. It all started with this blog post where I asked […]

End of Year Home Learning

Hello Red Class,   This is going to be our final blog of the year! The story is just one for you to listen to this week, we haven’t linked the learning to it. This week the learning is based on thinking about things you have done and enjoyed in Reception, and things you are […]

End of year pack

Good morning Year 1, ​ I can’t believe we are in the final week!  I hope you have managed to pick up your learning packs for this week.  They are slightly different as I thought it would be a nice idea for you to reflect on the year you have had.   Can you think of any funny […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 13/07/20

Good morning,   This is the last reading post I’m afraid.  I want to give a HUGE shout out to Adrian and Allana for completing every piece set – you’re absolute superstars!! Questions: What system did Auggie and his mum have for explaining how much pain he was in when he couldn’t speak? Why is […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 13/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Y2 Science: Where do plants grow?

Welcome to your last week of Year 2! It’s your last week of being Yellow Class!   Today we have our final science lesson and tomorrow our final TTDE episode!   On Wednesday there will be an enormous quiz of everything you’ve learned since September. Don’t forget the picnic at the park at 1 o’clock! […]

Y2 Merits: Friday 10th July

  There is only one week left! Can you believe that? Next week there will be blogs every day. On Friday 17th July, I will count up the merits for one final time and we shall see how many merits you have won all together. Will it be more than one thousand merits or will […]

Y2 TTDE: Episode Nine + Win your merits!

Well done for making it to the end of another week! You have only one week remaining and you will be in Year Three! Please remember to visit the school today to get lots of reading books for the summer.   I’m expecting lots of merits to be won today. In order to win merits, […]

Mindfulness Challenge Cards

Good morning Westgreeners!  I hope you’re all doing well. I’ve added a set of mindfulness challenge cards below that are great for calming your thoughts, relaxing your mind and reflecting on positive things during your day. If you have a printer you can cut them out and pick each card at random or you can […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 09/07/20

Morning,   Here is today’s chapter and the questions to go with it. Good luck!               LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. […]

Y2 Video Lesson: Fun at the seaside 6

What a treat I have for you today Yellow Class. Today’s video lesson is brought to you from an actual beach! But before you press play on my video lesson, we must continue with our competition.    Let’s remember where we’ve been so far. You’ll be able to watch all of the videos again next […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 09/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Yoga Competition Winners!

Hello everyone!! I was so happy to receive your entries for the wonderful Yoga Competition! Here are some of the entries: The Winners are: Reception: Lily Year 1: Ghofran Year 2: Saule Year 4: Lauren You can come and collect your prize from the school office on Friday or you can wait and receive it […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 08/07/20

Hi All,   Here is today’s chapter and questions: LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when required.    Chapter 18- Lunch […]

Y2 Maths: The 2 hour challenge

  Look at this theme park! Theme parks were one of the businesses that were allowed to reopen by the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, from Saturday 4th July.   Of course, it is still important that if you choose to visit a theme park, that you make sure you are social distancing.   Today, Mr […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 08/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Tiddler with home learning

Hello Red Class   Here is the home learning for this week. The story this week is ‘Tiddler The Story-telling Fish’ by Julia Donaldson. We hope you enjoy it 🙂         Remember you can also find lots of great learning activities at https://www.purplemash.com/login/, practice your maths skills at https://play.numbots.com/, and access phonics, reading […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 07/07/20

Hi Guys,   Here is today’s chapter and questions – LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when required.    Chapter 17- […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 07/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Y2 TTDE: Episode Eight

  Have you finished your beach safety instructions? Remember to complete that task and send it to westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com for a merit!     There are three episodes to go! What will happen today as Gorwen meets Charn? Watch the video and then complete the activity below.         Learning   Each episode of the series […]

Home Learning Week 4

Good morning Year 1,   I hope you have picked up your home learning packs for this week.  I have made them slightly different this week so that you have the day and instructions written in your pack to save you from checking the blog every day.  If you feel confused or have any questions, […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 06/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 06/07/20

Morning All, I hope you had a great weekend. Here is today’s chapter and questions. Thanks, Mr Spours LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the […]

Y2 Writing Task: Instructions for beach safety

Have you seen my video message from the end of last week? Please watch it in this blog post:   _____________________________________________________________   Command, Question or Statement?   1. When did you buy your television?   2. Go to the shops and buy me some milk.   3. It costs a lot of money to buy […]

Y2 Merits! How many have you won?

  Merit winners from the last three weeks   Emails with work to westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com   10 merits – Aaron, Safiyyah, Vihansa and Saule 9 merits – Melina 3 merits – Adem 2 merits – Albino 1 merit – Asabea     MyMaths – 2 merits available each week if you score 70% or more in every task   6 […]

End of Year Picnic – 15th July

Dear West Green Families,   What a very strange year it has been! Normally at this time we would be enjoying a variety of ‘End of Year’ events and wishing you all a lovely summer. As we can’t host any of our normal events at school due to government guidelines, we wanted to facilitate a chance to […]

5 Things That I Like About Myself…

Hey Westgreeners! Happy Friday! Sometimes we can feel uncertain about ourselves or feel down in the dumps. This activity helps you remember the positive good things about yourself. Find a peaceful place, and list 5 things you like about yourself. Think! Don’t cheat yourself here. Only write down things you truly like about yourself regardless […]

Friday 3rd July: TTDE and Merits at 5 o’clock

Have you completed at least one piece of home learning this week? I’m expecting this!   MyMaths: https://login.mymaths.co.uk/login   Reading quizzes: https://ukhosted65.renlearn.co.uk/2089247/   Purple Mash: https://www.purplemash.com/sch/west-n15   Your merits are coming later, along with a video from Mr Morgan. Please make sure you have completed all of your Purple Mash, your MyMaths and quizzed on your […]

Hello Blue Class

Hope you are all doing well!   I am very proud to see some of you producing such great work. Well done to all of you who are keeping yourselves busy with learning at home.   Below are some examples of great work by Elizabeth and Lauren. Great work girls, well done! Also, well done […]

Drama games

Hello everyone!  Here are some super cool drama games for you to play! Just click the link and act away! Lots of Love Miss McQuillan

Year 1 Thursday Tasks

Hello everyone,   Here are your tasks for today.   Writing Play the game below. It is really fun and we have been enjoying it in class. When you have finished playing the game can you write down 10 new words you have learned. Game   Maths  Here are some videos you can watch to […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 02/07/20

Hi Guys, The new chapter is a short one.  I would like you to try to create a 3 marker PEE style questions – point, evidence, explain and then show what you think is an answer that would pick up all 3 marks. Good luck! Mr Spours  

Y2 Fun at the Seaside 5!

It’s another Thursday, which can only mean one thing…     Our competition so far has been very close. I’ve shown you videos from the East of Scotland, the South of Wales, the Causeway Coast in Northern Ireland and the Yorkshire coast in England. This week’s video is very close to London.   We’re off […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 02/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Bedtime Gratitude

Hey Westgreeners! I hope you’re all doing well. What are you grateful for today? I’m thankful that I have kind and helpful friends and that I was able to have a peaceful sleep last night! I’ve added a worksheet that will help you remember things during the day that you’ve been grateful for. You can […]

Currencies around the world

Hello Year 3! This year we have been looking at different countries and I thought it would be a good idea for you to research their currencies. What I would like you to do is: Name the country and its currency What is it worth, compared to the penny or pound Any interesting facts It […]

Saving Money

Hello Year 6! As you are getting older and becoming more independent. We thought it would be a good idea for you to start thinking about how and why you should save money. We have attached an activity sheet for you to read through and think about how you might be able to save money. […]

A message from Miss Gill

Hello Year 3! Well done to all the children who are doing their Mymaths and Purple Mash work. It is very important that you do all the activities set, if you need any help or have internet problems, please email or call the school. AR Last week we didn’t have anyone in year 3 take […]

TTRS Competition

Hello West Green! Well done to the children who participated in the Timestable Rockstars Competition 2020, you will all receive a certificate in the post for your participation and hard work.   The top three children who answered the most questions are: Saffiyah in year 2 answered a whopping 754 questions!!! Aaron in year 2 […]

Year 1 – Wednesday Tasks

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 1/07/20

Morning, Here is the new chapter and questions for the day. LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when required.    Chapter […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 01/07/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Y2 PE: Sports Day at Home!

Sports Day is one of the most fun days of the year at school. So I’m doing my best to give you some ideas about how you could create your own Sports Day at home, or in your nearest park!   Below are some races you could try and set up with your family.   […]

Year 1 – Tuesday Tasks

Hello everyone, Here is your learning for the day! From Miss McQuillan  

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 30/09/20

Morning,   Below is the new chapter and questions for today. Thanks! Mr Spours LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when […]

Y2 Maths: Column Method for Taking Away

Hello everybody!   Last week I asked you to do some addition using the column method. This week I want you to focus only on taking away.   Some of you may have done your MyMaths task already. If you didn’t score above 70%, remember you need to do it again if you want to […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 30/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Year 1 – Monday Tasks

Hello everyone, Here are your tasks for the day! Don’t forget to take a picture of a piece of work that you are proud of and send it to: westgreen.orangeclass@gmail.com Can you check if you have been given the right change? Use your number line and remember to find change we need to go backwards […]

Home Learning Packs -Week 3

Hello year 1,   I hope you have picked up your home learning packs for this week.  Check the different blogs in ‘Orange News’ and ‘Rainbow News’ so you know what to do for each subject. Remember to also log in to Purple Mash and My Maths. If you have any questions, please e-mail us.  […]

Y2 Spelling and Handwriting – Happy Monday Everyone

Hello there!   Welcome to the fifth week of this half term. There are only three more weeks to go. Can you believe that? Then you’ll be in YEAR THREE!   Don’t forget to keep an eye on all of your plants you started growing two weeks ago. Send a photo to westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com and Mr […]

Year 6 – Writing for the Day – 29/06/20

Morning, Below is today’s activity for writing. letter to future self Letter to my future self lesson 6 writing   Good luck! Mr Spours

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 29/06/20

Hello Everyone, I hope you had a great weekend!   Below is the new chapter and questions for today. LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 29/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Sharing a Shell Week 2 Home Learning

Hello Red Class   This week we are continuing with ‘Sharing a Shell’ but, we are also looking at Julia Donaldson’s other sea themed story, ‘The Snail and the Whale’. We have included the ‘Sharing a Shell’ video again along with a link to someone else reading ‘The Snail and the Whale’.       […]

Making Negative Thoughts into Positive Thoughts Worksheet

Happy Friday Westgreeners! I hope you all got to enjoy the sunshine this week! I’ve added a worksheet that can help turn some our negative thoughts into positive ones! You can complete this worksheet with your friends or family. Ocean 🙂  

Friday 26th June: Another TTDE!

Yello Hellow Class!   If you are reading this message, then I’m not quite ready to count up the merits yet as I’m still recovering. I typed this message before my surgery and by today I hoped to be able to say hello with a little video message. However, I hope to do all of […]

Yoga competition!!! Enter before Monday

Hello there, We have an awesome competition for you! There are prizes to be won in each class so make sure you send in your entries before Monday 29th June. What you have to do: Invent a yoga pose based on an animal. You can be as inventive as you would like. Take a photograph or draw a picture of your […]

Year 6 – Writing for the Day -25/06/20

Hi Guys,   Please work through today’s Powerpoint for your writing project.   Thanks, Mr Spours   Letter to my future self lesson 4 feelings

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 25/06/20

LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when required.    Chapter 11- The Deal – Questions: Why do you think Auggie didn’t […]

A message from Patrick- 25th June 2020

Hello everyone,   I have set the new chapter for purple mash alongside the computing that we started the other day. The new tasks are the next typing activities so they should really be able to help you improve your use of computers.   As always, please comment below if you have any questions and […]

Y2 Thursday Seaside Fun! 4

Hello Yellow Class! It’s time for this week’s fun at the seaside! The weather isn’t always sunny you know…     In the last three weeks we have watched videos with lovely background music from different parts of the UK coast. The coast is where the land meets the sea. There are lots of cliffs made […]

Thursday Year 1 Home Learning

Hello everyone!   Here is your learning for the day.

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 25/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Piers Torday – Writing competition

Did you know that Piers, one of our school reading volunteers, is also a famous author?   He has launched a writing competition today because it is National Writing Day. Why don’t you enter? It looks like fun and you could win a full signed set of Piers’ books and £100 book voucher. Just imagine […]

How are you feeling?

Hey Westgreeners! How are you feeling? I’ve added a worksheet that helps you express your feelings onto paper (second page). This is something you can do with your parents, carers, siblings and friends. Let me know how you get along. Ocean 🙂  

Park View Taster Day!

Black Lives Matter Virtual Library and more…

Dear WG   My friend shared this wonderful resource with me. If you click on any of the books they will open up and be read to you. It’s an amazing collection of books that are not only fun to read and listen to but we can also learn LOADS from them too! Have a […]

Daily Challenge

Hi Red Class   I have added some daily challenges for you to try at home.   Have fun! Michelle 🙂  

Year 6 – Writing for the Day – 24/06/20

Hi Everyone,   Just like with all our writing pieces, its important you understand the genre and the features.  Hopefully the Powerpoint makes sense and you can use the example to identify the key language and genre features.   Letter to my future self lesson 3 genre exploration year 6 letter example   Here is […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 24/06/20

Good Morning, Here is today’s chapter and questions to be completed. LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when required.    Chapter […]

Y2 London Rocks – How are we getting on?

Hello everyone,   *If you haven’t finished your writing from yesterday, please finish it today and send it to westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com*   I hope you have been playing some extra Times Tables Rockstars this week as part of the London Rocks competition!   London Rocks 2020   At 2 o’clock today, I need Yellow Class to […]

Wednesday Home Learning Tasks

Hello everyone! Here are the learning tasks for today! Can you add up the money so we know how much each ice cream costs?   Can you read these sounds and words with the sounds?   Write some fantastic sentences.

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 24/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Y2 Writing Task + TTDE

It’s a new episode of Through the Dragon’s Eye! This is the fifth episode of the series. I hope you have seen the previous episodes. If you look at last Friday’s blog post, you can find a link to all of the previous episodes if you need to watch from episode one.   Watch the […]

Tuesday – Year 1 Learning From Home

Hello there, Here are the tasks today.   Practice these sounds.

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 23/06/20

                Morning All, Here is the next chapter for you to read.  We going to do something different today, as I would like you to create 5 questions. Please try to vary the questions style, e.g a mixed of retrieval and inference style, maybe put in a true […]

Year 6 – Writing for the Day – 23/06/20

Hello Everyone,   Here is the work will be completing today in relation to our writing.  As you can see it has a spag focus – looking at formal and informal language.  I hope the instructions are clear, you need to open the Powerpoint in red and then the sheets in blue. Good luck, Mr […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 23/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace 10

Hi Year1 & Year2& Year3   This is video is special for Year1 new learning.   Year2 & Year3 children, if you still want to revise the 10 Pictographic characters, you could have a look as well.   Link https://youtu.be/4KBkhl9wHps   Stay safe Grace

Yoga Competition for Everyone!

Hello everyone, We have a competition! Please watch the video below for all the information you will need to enter. A big thank you to Rachel for helping me launch the competition! I really appreciate it! Please email your entries to: westgreen.orangeclass@gmail.com Deadline:  Monday 29th June 2020  There will be one winner from each class!! […]

Are you ready for a reading challenge?

Hello all West Green pupils!   Well done to everyone who is reading at home – you are practising the most important skill you will ever learn! Lots of you are quizzing using the Accelerated Reader programme too which is great to see.   Why not sign up for the summer reading challenge? This is […]

English and Phonics Home Learning

Hello Year 1, Below is a list of tasks to help you with English and Phonics home learning.   English ​Draw a picture of your favourite character from a book of your choice.  What is the character’s name and how would you describe the character? Can you guess who my favourite character is?  Which book […]

Maths Home Learning

Hello year 1, Please find the Maths activities for the whole week listed below. Maths ​Match the coins up with the amounts of money.  Ask parents and carers, if you can see examples of the coins.  What colour are they?  What shape are they?  Are they all the same size? Cut the coins out and put them in order […]

Home Learning Packs

Hello year 1,   I hope you had a great weekend and I really hope you have picked up your home learning packs for this week.  Check the different blogs in ‘Year 1 News’ and ‘Rainbow News’ so you know what to do for each subject and remember to log in to Purple Mash and […]

Maths home learning

Hello Red Class   Here are some ideas for some maths you can do at home. The plan follows what we will be doing in class with the children who are starting back at school this week. We have also included a couple of other sheets you may want to try that are linked to […]

Sharing a Shell with Home Learning

Hello Red Class   We hope your are all well. Here is this weeks story ‘Sharing a Shell’ by Julia Donaldson. There is a home learning sheet to go with the story, we hope you enjoy it! Maths home learning blog to follow shortly…   Remember you can also find lots of great learning activities […]

Year 6 – Writing for the Day – 22/06/20

Good Morning, I hope you all had a great weekend.  Thanks again to the home learners completing the daily tasks, apologies that the nature of some of the activities are being taught on zoom so very difficult to send home. This week I am adding our new writing project with daily Powerpoints – hopefully they […]

Y2 Maths: A new method to add

Welcome to another week of learning! We’re starting off with maths this week. You’ll also find new maths activities on MyMaths, this week with a focus back on adding and subtracting. It’s important we get lots of practise since we won’t be back in school until September!   I won’t be commenting or checking your […]

Y2 Spelling of Exception Words

Hello children,   This week on Purple Mash there is a spelling quiz. I will be testing you on words that don’t follow normal spelling patterns.   It is important you learn the spellings of these words off by heart! There is no way of spelling it correctly if you use normal phonics rules.   […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 22/06/20

Hi All,   I hope you had a great weekend – here is the reading for today.  I really hope you’re still enjoying Wonder – I think it’s brilliant. LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can […]

A message from Patrick- 22nd June 2020

Good morning everyone!   I have set the new book on Purple Mash. Today you will read the first chapter and answer the questions on it- please let me know if there are any problems! There is also maths and computing to do so, similarly, I will expect to see everyone’s work.   I hope […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 22/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Fun ideas for learning at home

Hello Red Class,   Kate and I have been very busy getting our classrooms ready for Monday, when some of you will be coming back to school.   We will be posting the work that we are doing in class on the website every week so that you can work at home if you are […]

Hello Blue Class

Hello Blue Class!   It was so lovely to speak to some of you again. I will be making more phone calls and hope to speak to you all soon.   Well done to those who are completing their home learning tasks. When I call, I will be asking about the work you have been […]

A message from Patrick- 19th June 2020

Good day!   I hope you are all well. Sorry i have not been blogging the last couple of days. Unfortunately I have had computer issues. However I did manage to set the rest of the chapters of Purple Mash and the work on My Maths so I am glad that you have been working […]

Friday 19th June – Y2 TTDE

Dear Yellow Class,   As you probably know by now, your merits for this week will be counted up as soon as I feel better enough to count them. I hope to be better enough to give you merits for this week and next week on Friday 26th June.   As you are reading this […]

Y2 Fun at the seaside 3!

It’s Thursday! That means you’re off to the seaside!     However sadly I won’t be at the seaside today… I’m going into hospital, so I won’t be replying to your emails for a while. This will now be done by Krishna, who will do her best to give you some feedback as I have […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 18/06/20

Morning Guys,   Here is today’s chapter and questions.  Massive well done to Allana and Adrian for sending me all the of the daily work so far!!! Keep it up! LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 18/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Explorify: KS2 Scientist of the Summer Competition

Hello West Green!     It’s Mr Morgan here with a science competition for Years 3, 4, 5 and 6.   Explorify: Which animal is the odd one out?      Option 1 is a zeedonk. It is a cross between a zebra and a donkey.      Option 2 is a liger. It is […]

Explorify: Scientist of the Summer Competition

Hello West Green!     It’s Mr Morgan here with a competition for children in Reception, Year One and Year Two.   Explorify – Which leaf is the odd one out?      2.        3.    All you have to do is tell me which number you think is the odd one out […]

Managing Worries and Returning to School.

Hey Westgreeners! I hope you’re having a good week. I’ve added a document that has some good tips for those of you that might be feeling a bit worried or anxious about returning back to school. If you are feeling worried then please talk to your parents, carers or teachers. I’m looking forward to seeing […]

Y2 Poetry Questions and Rhyming Game

Hello Yellow Class!     I found this poem about the seaside this morning. Read it and then answer some questions. Handwrite your answers and send them to westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com     ____________________________________________________________________________________________________   Questions – A mixture of retrieve, interpret and vocabulary                            […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 17/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 17/06/20

Hi All,   Here is the new chapter and questions for today!   LO:  To answer a range of questions in relation to the text   Success criteria: I can underline the key words in the question. I can identify the key information in the text. I can answer the question using evidence when required. […]

Tuesday home tasks

Hello everyone! I hope you have your packs! Maths Can you count to 100 using your number line? Next an adult will tell you a number between 0-100 and see how quickly you can find each number?  Writing Can you think of your favourite place and draw it? Next I would like you to write […]

A message from Patrick- 16th June 2020

Hello all,   Thank you for a good start to the wee and it is nice to see a good few of us have completed the maths set yesterday!   I have set a new chapter on Purple Mash and have also set a very good internet safety computing task on the same website so […]

Year Six Reading For The Day – 16/06/20

Morning Everyone, I hope you’re all enjoying the book as much as we are.  I think it really makes you think about how painful interactions can be with others if we feel different, unwanted and disliked.  Even as an adult, it has really made me think about the way I look at others and myself. […]

Y2 Maths Challenge: The Abacus

Hello!   This week I’ve asked you to complete more times tables activities on MyMaths. You need to know your 5s, which can be a little trickier than the 10s or the 2s. If you’re finding it tricky, have a go at this worksheet first and ask for help from a parent, sibling or carer. […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 16/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

A message from Patrick- 15th June 2020

Good Monday everyone!   I hope that you all had a good weekend and enjoyed the much improved weather while making sure that you are using suncream when you need it!   Please go over to Purple Mash to see the next chapter in our class book as well as the forces activity that I […]

Y2 Science: Growing Plants Project

Hello Yellow Class! Welcome to another week of learning at home.   If you missed my video message on Friday afternoon, please go and watch it now. I’m updating you with the latest news about Year 2 and when you will go back to school. Please watch it by clicking on the blog post below. […]

How to Catch a Star with Home Learning

Hello Red Class   I hope you have all had a lovely weekend!   Here is this weeks story, ‘How To Catch A Star’ by Oliver Jeffers. The home learning sheet has activities linked to the story. I have recorded the story in two parts as the first activity is to write your own ending! […]

Year 6 – Reading for the Day – 15/06/20

Happy Monday Year 6,   I hope lots of you are now accessing the daily work on the website, and in particular, reading our new class book Wonder.  Here is the new chapter for those that don’t have a copy and the questions to go with it.   As always, feel free to email your […]

Year 6 – Maths For The Day 15/06/20

Hi guys, A new week, and here is the maths work for today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to look […]

Poetry competition and story…

Hello everyone… Take a look at the video below to find out the poetry competition winners and hear a funny story.

*UPDATED* Friday 12th June: Merits + TTDE

Scroll further down for TTDE.   Hello Yellow Class! This blog post has been updated, watch my video below as I explain what is happening for the rest of Year 2.     ______________________________________________________________________________________________   Merits for this week   Purple Mash Merits (All work complete = 2 merits. Some work complete = 1 merit) […]

A message from Patrick- 12th June 2020

Good day!   I hope you have had a good week and have enjoyed the books that we are reading as a class! I have set the new chapters on Purple Mash and so go and read though them and complete the tasks. Hopefully the weather will start to improve soon and we will be […]

It’s Thursday: Fun at the Seaside 2

Delivery! Hop aboard on the crazy boat for some fun seaside activities each and every Thursday.   Let’s get started with a reminder of our competition. Which part of the UK has the best beaches?   Last week I showed a video from the West of Scotland. There were some beautiful beaches on some very […]

A message from Patrick- 11th June 2020

Hello,   I have set the new chapter for the book we started yesterday but I am also giving you a choice to start another one. You will see that you can read “The White Star” or “Neve’s wishes”. I want you to choose one of them and make a three point summary of what […]

Year 6 – Reading For The Day – 11/06/20

Morning Guys,   Below is today’s chapter from Wonder and the questions to be completed. Good luck! Wonder Chapter Three – LO and SC

Year 6 – Maths For The Day – 11/06/20

Hay guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace 9 (Learn to use Quizlet)

Hi Year4&5&6   I created a video to show you how to use my Quizlet to practice your characters. You know how to say the words, but some of the characters needed to be remembered. There are some games in Quizlet help you remember characters, please go to have a look.   https://youtu.be/J23iBdddXKY   The […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace 8

Hi Year 4 & Year5   This video is for you! Topic for Clothes   https://youtu.be/J9A9HQSj61c   If you need the slide as reference, please go back to the blog Page 6 posted on 31 of March  You will find all the PPTs, which have my recorded voice for home learning.   Miss you all […]

VISIT THE LIBRARY!

GREAT NEWS! Our school library will now be open every FRIDAY for you to change your reading books (between 9:30 – 3:30).   It is so so so important that you are reading as much as possible to make sure you are remembering all your reading skills. Plus, it goes without saying, that reading is […]

Mindful Breathing activity and Colouring in!

Hey Westgreeners! How are you? I hope you’re all well! I’ve added a very simple game that can help you feel settled and calm. All you need is this sheet and a pen or pencil! Let me know how you get along! Ocean 🙂        

Paying with coins

Hi Red Class   I have been thinking about why we have coins and money. When I need to pay for something I need to be able to work out which coins to use. Remember there are only 8 UK coins but lots more numbers than that!   Watch the video below to see which […]

Y2 Through the Dragon’s Eye (TTDE) + SPAG Task

TTDE = Through the Dragon’s Eye   It’s an acronym. The first letters of each word spell TTDE. If you see TTDE anywhere, you’ll know there is a new episode inside that blog post. There are ten episodes in total. Remember the first episode can be found on this blog post. You need to watch […]

A message from Patrick- 10th June 2020

Hi Indigoers!   Thank you for your good messaging yesterday- it really was a welcome improvement.   Check out the new book we are starting on Purple Mash. It is set in space! It is not very long so lets see who can answer the following questions on it first:   What is the name […]

Year 6 – Reading For The Day – 10/06/20

Morning all,   Here is chapter 2 of Wonder attached and the questions to be answered. Good luck! How does August describe feeling about starting fifth grade? Why might August’s mum be a good person to home school their child? Please use evidence from the text to back up your answer. Who are Auggie’s closest […]

Year 6 Maths For The Day – 10/06/20

Hey guys, I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today. Remember to pick the colour that best suits you. If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet to […]

What’s the weather like where you are?

Hello Year 1   How are you? I really miss you.  I wrote a song about the weather.  I hope you enjoy it.  What’s the weather like where you are?   Lots of love, Genelle

Coin Rubbing and Doubles

Hi Red Class, Grab some coins and join in today’s math lesson. Find one of each UK coin so you can join in. You will also need a piece of paper and some crayons or colouring pencils for the second part of today’s lesson.   I loved listening to Kate’s story ‘What the Ladybird Heard’ […]

Year 6 Maths For The Day – 09/06/20

Hey guys,   I have attached the maths questions we will be focusing on today.  Remember to pick the colour that best suits you.  If you’re struggling to remember the method, look at the example at the top or look up the method in your revision books. If you’re still stuck, try using the internet […]

Year 6 – Reading For The Day – 09/06/20

Hi Guys,   Below is the chapter we are reading from our new book Wonder!  Its a beautiful, powerful and interesting story that I think we will really enjoy.  If you’re home learning and can find an affordable copy I would really recommend buying one.  If not, I am going to attempt to attach photographs […]

A message from Patrick- 9th June 2020

Hello Indigo Class,   How have you all been? We did not have many comments yesterday so please comment today in reply to the work and letting me know how you all are!   Today I am interested in who can prove that they are the best with money! The winner will be getting 3 […]

What the Ladybird Heard with Home Learning

Hello Red Class   I hope everyone is doing well. Last week I got to record my story in a very special place, can you tell where I am?!   Have a look at the video and the home learning sheet. This week all of the learning is linked to the story What the Ladybird […]

Y2: Maths Madness!

It’s Tuesday! Let’s get you warmed up for a bit of maths by playing these two videos. Click the links to watch the videos!   Sing along to the two times tables: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RHvIUry_uc   Sing along to the ten times tables: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5kwIccQGcr0&t=39s   This week MyMaths has numerous problems to do with multiplying and dividing […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace 7

Hi Year5& Year6   Video2 would be shorter than last one, keep learning, let`s finish this topic!   Link for video2   https://youtu.be/cP2Mznb-41Q   Worksheet for video2     Well done! If you want show me your worksheet, you could send me by email.   Keep safe and miss all of you lovely! Grace  

Mandarin Practice with Grace 6

Hi Year 5 & Year6   Hope you are well!   Are you still remember all the numbers we have learned? And the dates and months? There would be two links of two videos for further learning.   After learning these two videos, we will finish learning all of the knowledge for date, month and […]

See you again Year 6

Hey Year 6 – how are you all? Well I hope. So this year for an end of year performance I think it would be great if we put together a virtual performance of one of our songs that we were learning last term. SEE YOU AGAIN. I have attached all the tracks you will […]

Year 1 Returning to School

Hello West Green!   As some of you will be returning to school next week we wanted to give you an idea of what it might be like! School will be different – there are lots of things we’ve had to change to make sure it is safe for you to return. Your teachers have […]

Story time with Pandee

Hello everyone, Me and Pandee haven’t read a story for a while… so we thought we would post one today. Pandee wanted to choose the story for today because she has been watching the news. The news is showing that the world is going through some changes at the moment because people are not treated […]

5 Senses

Good afternoon year 1,   I hope you are all safe and well.  I’ve been using my 5 senses to help me do lots of different things.  I wonder if you can remember or find out what they are.   Once you have remembered what the 5 senses are, can you draw and label some pictures of […]

OLIVIA forms a BAND !!!

Hello Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. I have found an amazing story all about a pig called Olivia who wants to form a band!! Click on the link below and then watch the video. Aren’t those musicians really amazing! They are part of a world-famous orchestra called the London Symphony Orchestra   OLIVIA forms […]

Recognising Coins

Hello Red Class   This week I am going to be looking at coins and money with you. I opened up my money box and shook everything out, every last coin. Watch the first video and see if you can recognise the coins with me. If you ask your grown ups maybe they will have […]

Blue Class – Reading and Quizzing

Hello Blue Class!     Hope you have all had a good weekend and are doing very well.     Well done to those children who are reading every day and have managed to quiz.     Quizzers of May: Ali, Amir and Dimitar. – Well done you three!     ***Please remember how important […]

Y2 Reading: Beaches

Hello Yellows,   Another week of learning is here. What can you do today to start the week?   1. Have you seen episode one of Through the Dragon’s Eye?    Friday 5th June: Y2 Merits UPDATED   You’ll find the video in this blog post. I will be sharing all ten episodes with you […]

Year 6 – Message From Mr Spours – 8/06/20

Hello Year Six, I hope you all had a great weekend.  Things are going to be a little different in terms of home learning going forward as some of you return to school, while the others will continue from home.  The aim is to set the same work on here for home learners as we […]

A message from Patrick- 8th June 2020

Good morning everybody!   Have you all had a good weekend? I have set the new My Maths homework and have complimented that with a fun game on Purple Mash! It is the last chapter of our class book today so go and read that and I look forward to hearing your thoughts on the […]

AR superstars

A huge well done to all those who have quizzed this week! I can see that you are keeping up with your reading at home and understanding the texts you have read. We are so proud of you – keep it up. Remember – reading is the most important skill you will ever learn because […]

Friday 5th June: Y2 Merits UPDATED

The weekly merit post is back! With a special video treat…     Let’s celebrate all of your efforts by seeing how many merits you’ve won. I’d like to make a special mention to Safiyyah this week, who took pride in her work and made a beautiful illustration to go with her wonderful Brum diary.   […]

Money with Pandee part 2

Hello everyone! I hope everyone is doing well and you are thinking of ideas to add to your wonderful poems. Today I wanted you to look at money again. Here is a fun activity for you to try: Here are some ideas for your parents: Creative ways to teach money skills at home Tuck shop […]

London Rocks 2020

Hello West Green!   As part of our commitment to make maths exciting and high profile in our school, we are taking part in a friendly competition involving schools from Greater London from Monday 22nd June to Friday 26th June. It’s all done online via play.ttrockstars.com.   For every correct answer to a multiplication or […]

A message from Patrick- 5th June 2020

Hello everyone!   I hope you have had a good week and are enjoying the book we are reading on Purple Mash. It is the second to last chapter today and the last one will be out on Monday! Let me know how you are enjoying it.   Today I am thinking of a number: […]

World environment day

Good morning Yellow class, I can see that many of you have been working hard on all the home task this week!   Today is World Environment day.   Every year on 5 June, people across the globe gather to celebrate World Environment Day. Established to raise environmental awareness, World Environmental Day is a great […]

Poetry competition!

Hello Orange Class! Me and Pandee have had a wonderful idea… to have a competition. The prize will be 10 merits and a video message from Pandee. The challenge is: To write a poem about something you enjoy doing. You can decide how you want to write the poem. Pandee has written a lovely poem… […]

Calm Jars Activity sheet

Hey westgreeners! I hope you are all well! I have added a mindful activity exercise that can help you stay calm when were stressed, sad and angry. I’ve done this for myself and it works! let me know if this helps! Ocean 🙂  

A message from Patrick- 4th June 2020

Good morning all,   Today I was hoping that you would carry on with the book that we are reading as a class as I can see that only Yi-Sheng and Sara have done the multiple choice on the last chapter! Please go through the book and have your best go at all the activities. […]

Y2: Fun Thursdays at the Seaside!

This half term at school there would normally be a lot of fun…   Sports Day School Trips International Week Summer Fair…   So it’s important that I find a way to make learning at home fun too, right?   Every Thursday I’m going to try and do just that. I’ll be sharing a fun […]

A message from Patrick- 3rd June 2020

Hello all,   I hope you have enjoyed the first two chapters of our new book on Purple Mash. The new one is out today!   I will just take this opportunity to say thank you to Halit, Irem, Samdanul, Yi-Sheng, Weda, Sara and Sophia who have all quizzed in the the last few weeks. […]

Y2 PSHCE: Tolerance

Hi everyone,   Well done to those of you who have completed the Brum writing task in first person. The video is indeed very funny! It’s a great way to practise your writing skills while learning about the seaside. I’d like everyone to have a go and to try to finish by the end of […]

A message from Miss Gill

Hello Year 3!   Thank you for using Purple Mash and Mymaths. I am hoping more of you will start quizzing on AR. If you have quizzed on the books from school, then try quizzing on some of the books that you have at home.   Home learning links: www.purplemash.com/sch/west-N15 AR: https://ukhosted65.renlearn.co.uk/2089247/ https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/free-books-for-you/ https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/home-learning/ https://www.mymaths.co.uk/ […]

Y2 Writing Task: Brum goes to the seaside

Hello Yellow Class! This week I’d like you to write a diary entry. You’ve done this before…   We pretended to be The Lonely Beast taking a tour of Tottenham. We pretended to be Amelia Earhart on her journey around the world before she sadly died.   This time I want you to pretend to […]

Hello Blue Class

Hello Blue Class!   Hope you are all doing well and have had a good half term.   Well done to those children who have been completing their MyMaths and Purple Mash tasks. Please continue to complete your home learning activities. You can send your work to me via email – westgreen.blueclass@gmail.com   Home Learning  […]

A message from Patrick- 2nd June 2020

Good day!   Thank you getting going on the Purple Mash work- the new chapter is now out with some fun activities to go with it.   I am hoping that today we take some steps towards doing a few more accelerated reader quizzes. If you have finished your books then please quiz yourself on […]

Home Learning Ideas

Hello Red Class   We hope you all had a great half term week.   Here is a home learning grid with ideas of things you can do at home this week. They are all on the theme of Celebrations!     Remember you can also find lots of great learning activities at https://www.purplemash.com/login/, practice […]

Celebration Video!

Hello my cheeky sausages! I am missing you all soooooo much! I hope you are all keeping well and managing to enjoy some sunshine! I am proud of all of you! Remember to send your work, videos and questions to: westgreen.orangeclass@gmail.com Lots of love to all of you and your families Miss McQuillan  

Count to 15

Good afternoon children and families,   I really hope you had a great half term break and spent sometime in the sunshine.  I have been eating lots of ice cream and going for walks.   When I went walking, I did lots of counting to 15.  Can you count the objects on the sheet, that […]

Maths puzzle!

Good afternoon all!   I hope you all had a relaxing half term break and enjoyed some time in the sun admiring all the lovely plants and flowers!   Welcome to summer 2! I can't believe it is the last term of the year! 😭   I thought I would challenge you to a maths [...]

The Colours of Us

There has been a lot of news about the ‘Black Lives Matter’ campaign in America. Have you heard about this? People are angry because black people are being treated unfairly because of the colour of their skin. I wanted us to take some time to reflect and celebrate all of our wonderful differences and to […]

A message from Patrick- 1st June 2020

Hello everyone!   I hope you all had a wonderful week and are well rested! I have set work on Purple Mash and My Maths so go and check it out- we have a new story which I think is very interesting and mysterious!   Please let me know how your weeks have been. I […]

Y2 Science + Art: draw your favourite plant

Hello Yellow Class!   I hope you’ve enjoyed your half-term week. It’s not been easy with the stressful pandemic and the horrible news out of America. As we’ve said many times at West Green, in lessons and in Current Affairs assemblies, we need to be tolerant. Everybody is equal, everybody deserves respect.   If you […]

Message From Mr Spours and Maths for the Week – 1/06/20

Hello Year Six,   I hope you’ve had a good break, were able to enjoy some of the beautiful weather, but are staying safe and sensible.  I would love to hear what some of you have been up to to keep busy, be creative and have fun in the comments box below.   As we […]

Flapjack recipe

Good morning Yr 3! Hope you all well 🙂 Last weekend I decided to treat myself with a delicious and super easy flapjack. Maybe you will try…. Good luck! 😁

A half term walk with Mr Morgan!

Press play below to join me on my walk! The views are amazing!     My phone stopped recording, oops! Here’s me saying goodbye. You have to click the link, sorry. It’s only fourteen seconds so don’t worry if it doesn’t work!   A0EC710E-67BA-45B2-A443-ED9AA0068300   ________________________________________________________________     What interesting things can you spot on […]

A message from Patrick- 26th May 2020

Hi Indigo class!   I hope you had really fun bank holiday weekend and enjoyed the wonderful weather!   I have set a maths challenge on purple mash today to log in to enjoy that and let me know how you get along. Also, how did you enjoy the book that we read on purple […]

Wow! It is very windy outside!

Hello everyone! I have noticed it is very windy outside and I wish I had my class kite with me because this is the perfect weather to fly  it in. I did some research and found a very easy way to make a kite! If you don’t have all of the materials here are some […]

We Are All Stars – Ocean

Hey Westgreeners! I hope you’re having a good friday! I’ve added another activity sheet that explores what makes us unique! Let me know how you get along! I hope you all have a great half term! – Ocean  

Votes for Schools Assembly with Miss. S

Hello West Green!   Here is the next Votes for Schools Assembly! This time you can vote from home! Make your way through the slides with your family. Remember to pause the video every now and then to discuss the questions. After you’ve listened to the information you can have your say! Head to this […]

Y2 Merits at Half Term – LOOK NOW!

This blog has been updated – scroll down to see the merit winners.   Hello everyone!   First of all I’d like to say a huge well done for adapting to learning at home. When I was in Year 2, I’d have found it really difficult to focus with home learning like so many of […]

A message from Patrick- 22nd May 2020

Hi everybody!   This is the last day of this half term! It has been the oddest half term we have all experienced I’m sure. Thank you for working hard and doing your best though- I have been very proud of Indigo class.   Today I have set the next chapter of our book and […]

Message From Mr Spours – 22/05/20

Hey Guys,   Just want to wish you a happy half term, I do really hope it’s the best it can be in the current circumstances.  I want to thank you all for bring such SUPERSTARS over the last two months – I am so PROUD of the way you’ve handled yourselves and supported your […]

Free Webinar on Internet Safety

Dear Parents/Carers,   There is a virtual parent session tomorrow, Friday 22nd May, at 3:30pm regarding Internet Safety. Click the link below to start the webinar:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2V0Q5eN7c2A&feature=youtu.be&utm_source=Parent+Zone+Newsletter&utm_campaign=6966b0fe75-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_05_21_12_59&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1ee27d9000-6966b0fe75-179383445   Stay well   Miss Gill

Sushma’s Sponge Cake Recipe

Hello Red class, I hope you are all doing well and keeping safe. I noticed that some of you are having fun making play dough and experimenting with many different shapes. I’m excited to share with you what I have been doing this week. Me and my son baked our favourite Sponge Cake. Would you […]

Y2 RE: How should we live our lives? +Word Search

At West Green Primary School, we learn about religions and faiths from all over the world. We understand how different people worship and we ensure children are aware they can choose to belong in any religious group, and that people all over the world have free choice. We learn to respect people’s choices and we […]

A message from Patrick- 21st May 2020

Hello!   Thank you for the information you researched yesterday- as always, when I give you a task to do, I finish the day a much better educated individual!   Today I will be doing a ‘find the number’ challenge but i would like you to focus especially on the purple mash and mymaths work […]

‘All about me’ – Ocean

Hello WestGreeners! I hope you’re all enjoying the good weather! If you’re not able to get out today and feeling a bit bored, i’ve added a worksheet for you to complete below. All of us are unique and special. Can you draw some of the things that make you special? You can either fill in […]

A message from Patrick- 20th May 2020

Good day!   How has everyone’s day been? I hope you have had a good day and enjoy the next chapter of the book we are reading on Purple Mash.   As you can see, the main picture when you click on the blog is an old stone stadium. It is the colosseum. Give me […]

Y2 Video Lesson: Volume and Capacity

LO: To know the meaning of capacity and volume   Star Words     Capacity – the maximum amount an object can hold.   Volume – the amount of space taken up by the solid or liquid.   Thousand – 1000 – a greater value than hundreds, tens and ones.   Millilitre (ml) – the measurement […]

Maths challenge for Year 5 & 6!

Hello there!   Well done to Allana, Victoria and Adrian for getting the last one correct. It was difficult and what we really liked seeing was that, even when you got it wrong the first few times, you persisted and kept going until you got the correct answer.   EDIT: it appears that I missed Allana’s […]

A Message From Spurs!!

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A message from Patrick- 19th May 2020

Hello all,   I hope you have had a good start to the week and are enjoying the book we are reading on Purple mash! What is your favourite part so far? I have set chapter four now and I have put a bonus true or false challenge in there as well.   Well done […]

Reception Daily Challenge

Hello  Red Class Have a look through the fun daily challenges and have a go at them. As the weather has brightened up again perhaps you can try them in your garden, balcony or even in your local park. I am definitely going to be trying out the dances with some scarves and I think […]

Improve it!

Hi Yellow Class. I need your help! I have some extremely boring, dull and short sentences here… The worm went. The man got the drink. The dog came along the road. The woman ate the stuff. The man looked at the stuff in the shop. The moon shone The cat went along the wall. Miss […]

Year 5/6 competition winners…

Hello Year 5 and 6. Thank you to the Year 5 children – Sophia, Weda, Yi-Sheng and Davmie- who entered this week’s writing competition. They all wrote really interesting and exciting narratives full of twists and turns. I can see that you all worked really hard on these stories! I really couldn’t pick a winner […]

Home Learning Stars of the Week!

Hello West Green!   Check out some of our Home Learning Stars of the Week! We’re so proud of how much work you have been sending in and your teachers are still choosing stars each week. Since we can’t have an assembly to celebrate we’ve been sending the stars in the post! If you get […]

Star readers – Year 2

WOW Year 2 – I see that so many of you have been quizzing! A massive well done to Saule, Yasmin, Yi-Xuan, Josepha, Adem, Kianosh, Saffiyyah, Vihansa, Melina and Aaron who have completed at least one AR quiz this week. Actually some of these children have done more than one quiz!   Even though I […]

Star readers – Year 4

A huge well done to Ali, Amir and Dimitar who have taken an AR quiz this week. Actually, they have all taken more than one quiz each and mostly achieved 80 or 100%! Great work guys. You can all have 2 merits from me when we get back to school! Year 4- I’d like to […]

Star readers – Year 6

A huge well done to Mudalib, Allana, Yusra, Rumen and Shahd who have taken an AR quiz this week. Great work guys. You can all have 2 merits and a Curly Wurly from me when we get back to school! Year 6- I’d like to see more of you quizzing this week. Actually, no! I’d like […]

Star readers – Year 5

A huge well done to Irem, Samdanul, Weda, Sara and Sophia who have taken an AR quiz this week. Great work guys. You can all have 2 merits from me when we get back to school! Year 5- I’d like to see more of you quizzing this week – as you know, reading well helps […]

Star readers – Year 3

A huge well done to Sawbanul, Yasmin and Muhammed who have taken an AR quiz this week. Great work guys. You can all have 2 merits from me when we get back to school! Year 3- I’d like to see more of you quizzing this week – as you know, reading well helps you to […]

Star readers – Year 1

A huge well done to Marin and Zeke who have taken an AR quiz this week!  Guess what? They both got 100% too. You are both SUPERSTARS! When we get back to school you can have 2 merits each from me! Year 1 – if you are on Accelerated Reader (I know some of you […]

Junk Modelling with Barley

Hello West Green!   Barley has been keeping busy doing art projects at home – have you been creating?   She’s been junk modelling and wants to show you how to make a robot or an elephant. So start collecting your recycling! You will also need masking tape or sellotape and some flour paste to […]

A Message from Mr. Harvey – May 18th

Hello Everybody,   I hope you and your families are all well. Has anybody else been using their time in quarantine to improve their creative skills? I have been working on music and thought I would share a bit, so here is a video of me playing a guitar solo I wrote recently. Hopefully you […]

Geography Purple Mash Work For The Week – Year Six – 18/05/20

Hello again year six,   Huge thank you to those who emailed me their rivers project for geography.  To make things a little easier, I have set you 3 tasks to complete on Purple Mash (all related to rivers).  Hopefully you are all logging in using the same login details as you use for MyMaths […]

Y2 UK: Acrostic Poem Fun

Hello Yellow Class!       This week you can expect a video with a maths lesson tomorrow, as well as another of my SPAG word search challenges on Thursday. One subject I’ve not posted a blog about yet is RE (religious education), so look out for something about that on Wednesday. Ms Essor has […]

Always, Sometimes or Never?

Good morning Yellow Class and happy Monday! I’m here with another maths investigation for you. Make sure you read the instructions carefully.     Always, Sometimes or Never?   Are the following statements always true, sometimes true or never true? You could cut out the cards from this sheet (click the words) (word, pdf) and arrange them […]

Year Six Maths for the Week – 18/05/20

Hello Year Six,   I hope you had a great weekend and managed to enjoy the sunshine a little – going to be a very warm week!   I really enjoyed talking to lots of you again last week – we do still seem to a have problem with people logging on to the website […]

A message from Patrick- 18th May 2020

Good day to you all!   I hope you had a good weekend. The weather seems to be picking up and hopefully you all got the chance to experience some of it!   I have set the new Purple mash chapter and there is a bonus activity today once you have done the multiple choice! […]

Christopher Nibble and Home Learning Grid

Hello Red Class   I hope you are all doing well! This week I am reading the story ‘Charlotte Middleton presents Christopher Nibble in a tale of dandelion derring-do!’. I hope you enjoy it. Dandelions are technically weeds but, I have been seeing them everywhere at the moment. I have seen them in my garden, […]

With love from West Green

We miss you all! Watch the video to see just how much….

Playdough recipe from Sushma

Hello Red Class, I miss you all! I know you all love play dough so I have decided to share my recipe with you. Once you have made your play dough, please send me a photo or a message on Tapestry to tell me what you have made with it. Sushma   INGREDIENTS: 1)4 tablespoons […]

It’s almost Summer

Hello Year 1, I went for a walk yesterday and noticed the trees have changed, the weather is different and people were no longer wearing hats and scarves.  The season is changing! Can you remember the names of each of the seasons?  One of them is in the title of this post. Could you make a […]

Hello Blue Class – 15th May

Hello Blue Class!   Hope you are all doing very well.   Well done and thank you to those children who have emailed me their work, have been completing MyMaths and have started working on Purple Mash.   During our phone calls some of you asked about books and reading. Check out Patrick’s post for […]

Yummy biscuits

Hello West Green,   I’ve been making biscuits! I love making biscuits because they’re very yummy and super easy to make. Take a look at the recipe below!   Biscuit Recipe   Ingredients:    225g butter (3.5 oz) 125g caster sugar (2 oz) 275g self raising flour (4.5 oz) Chocolate chips (if you’d like them!) […]

Friday 15th May: Y2 Merits Updated NOW!

Well done to all the merit winners for this week!   You can email any work over the weekend to westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com and it will count next week. You can complete your leaflets next week too, since I said that it was OK to work on it for two weeks. If you would like to make another […]

A message from Patrick- 15th May 2020

Hello West Greeners,   I have a couple of good messages for you today so I shall start right away!   Jeannie has sent me this letter (which I shall also email to you): Hi Year 5 kids and grownups I have some very exciting news for you Year 5. Last term Patrick and I had […]

Gratitude Journal – Ocean

Hey West Greeners! Can you point out three things that were good about your day today? What are you grateful for? Sometimes we can forget the small things that can make us happy! I have added a 7 day gratitude journal for you to complete. Let me know how you get on 🙂 Ocean 🙂 […]

3d Shape Hunt

Hello Red Class   I had so much fun doing a 2d shape hunt last week, that this week I went on a 3d shape hunt!   I found some spheres, cubes, cuboids and cylinders. Have a look at the photos below, do you know which shape is which? You can use the powerpoints and […]

Guitar Songs from Firat

Hi Year 4, Jeannie here. Great news. Firat and Nick have put together a few of the guitar pieces you were working on last term. Check them out on the link below If you don’t have your guitar at home you can come to school with your grownup to pick it up. Please ring the  […]

Word search game: avoid the nouns!

Hello yellow class!   I hope you’ve enjoyed the leaflet activity. I know many of you will not have finished yet, it’s a very big challenge. Keep working hard and you can do more than one! You are also allowed to finish next week.   Here is Saule’s leaflet. It’s fantastic, and is an example […]

A message from Patrick – 14th May 2020

Hi Indigo,   I hope you are all alright. How has the accelerated reader going? I heard that some of you have quizzed already- remember there are free books you can get if you follow this link.   There is also a singing/choir event that Jeannie is organising and which I will hopefully be able […]

‘How I feel’ mentoring worksheet – Ocean

Hey West Greeners! We all can feel lots of different emotions during the day and sometimes it can get overwhelming! Talking to someone or putting your feelings down on paper can really help clear your mind! I have added a worksheet that can help you reflect on your feelings and learn how those feelings affect […]

A message from Patrick- 13th May 2020

Good day all,   Thank you for having a go at the triangle problems yesterday! The answer (which Yi Sheng managed to get) is below:   There were 18!   I am posting a simpler one today so if you want to figure it out yourself then don’t look in the comments! How many triangles […]

Hey guys it’s Tara!

Hey guys! Tara here, how are you all? I just wanted to let you all know that I am missing you all so, so much! Some days I am a bit sadder than others, so you know what I do? I close my eyes and pretend we are in our classroom, on the carpet and […]

Reception Poetry Competition

Hello Red Class!   I have been enjoying myself practicing my rhyming. I have read loads of Julia Donaldson books and had a blast finding the rhyming words in her stories. You can hear lots of her stories on You Tube – Click on the link https://www.google.com/search?q=julia+donaldson+books+youtube&rlz=1C1GCEA_enGB828GB828&oq=julia+donaldson+books+you&aqs=chrome.0.0j69i57j0.8086j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8   What’s your favourite Julia Donaldson story? What […]

Parts of a Sunflower

Hello Year 3,   The featured picture is of a sunflower. I would like you to draw your own sunflower and label the parts. Then under each label, write down what the part does, for example;   Leaves The leaves make food for the plant using sunlight and carbon dioxide from the air.   After, […]

Y2 Writing Challenge: Make a leaflet!

Hello Yellows! Please watch the video and then scroll down to find pictures and web links that will help you to complete your writing task.       Here’s a picture of my leaflet. Please read it carefully because I’ve got some questions you can answer in the comments!       When folded up […]

A message from Patrick- 12th May 2020

Hi guys,   I hope you are all alright. I just want to go over some key reminders with you: Make sure you email us your entries to the third competition! Email the class email or admin@westgreen.haringey.sch.uk Check out the maths challenge posted yesterday. I did it yesterday and it isn’t easy but it is […]

Wild flower and plant challenge!!

Hello everyone! It is challenge time! Take a look at the video to find out what it is… remember if it is tricky all you have to do is try and that is what counts!   Please send your projects to: westgreen.orangeclass@gmail.com I am really proud of Rodrigo and Ghofran who have sent me some […]

‘Hello!’ from Miss Sen…

Hello children!! It’s been so long since we’ve had a chance to communicate – I’ve missed you all so much! I thought I would post a little video to show some of the things I have been doing during this lock-down – I really hope you enjoy watching it! I would also like to hear […]

You can now do your AR quizzes at home!

Great news everyone! You can now take your Accelerated Reader quizzes at home!   Just log on to: https://ukhosted65.renlearn.co.uk/2089247 (It has to be this exact website address because this is the special log-in page for our school!)   Then, enter your log in details and quiz away.   If you can’t remember your log in […]

Home learning ideas

Hello Red Class   I hope you all had a lovely weekend. At the bottom of this blog is a learning grid with activities taken from the larger week 5 home learning plan. You can use it for ideas of things you can do at home this week.   A few of the activities include […]

Days of the Week

Hello Year 1,   I hope you are all well.   I have made a song for you to help you learn the days of the week.  I really hope you can join in and sing with me.   Lots of love, Genelle.

Year 5 and 6 Maths Puzzle

Happy Monday Guys,   Here is a new puzzle for you to solve!  Please don’t submit your answer in a comment till Friday this week – so people have time to have a go themselves.  If you want to send me or Patrick your answers please send to the class email addresses. E.g westgreen.violetclass@gmail.com   […]

I’m eight! Maths challenge!

Hi Yellow class, I have a new maths challenge for you! When I went for a walk earlier today, I saw a child with a ballon that said ‘Its my birthday!’ Well, Happy Birthday to everyone who has a birthday while school has been shut down or one coming up!  I hope you had or […]

Dear Violet Class

Hello Year 6,   Today we have a special message for you! Click on the link to open the letter or read below 🙂 https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Dear-Violet-Class-1.do     Dear Violet Class,   First things first – we miss you! School feels empty without all of your smiley faces. We miss saying good morning to you when […]

Year 4 – Sound

Hello Blue Class!   Hope you are all well. Well done again to children completing their MyMaths and Home Learning tasks. Keep it up!   Here is a video for you to watch – How does an owl fly so silently?     Do you know the names of the birds? Do you know why […]

Y2 Science: Keeping Healthy

Hello Year 2, your next science lesson is below!   I’ve updated Purple Mash for the week, so please login and have a look at the four extra activities I have set as ‘2Do’ tasks.   https://www.purplemash.com/sch/west-n15   Remember to use your MyMaths username and password.     _____________________________________________________________________________________________   How do humans stay healthy? […]

A message from Patrick- 11th May 2020

Hello everyone,   I hope you had a very nice weekend and got the chance to enjoy the weather whilst it wasn’t too bad!   There is one more day to finish your work for the competition so get it sent to my email address or admin@westgreen.haringey.sch.uk and stand a chance of getting a free […]

Year Six Maths for the Week – 11/05/20

Morning Year Six,   I hope you enjoyed the bank holiday weekend with your families, it’s so cold this morning after the lovely weather!   Anyway, lets start off with the positives – BIG SHOUT OUT to Allana, Adrian, Shahd and Ivan for completing their MyMaths.  Really proud of you guys. I am very disappointed […]

Friday 8th May: Year 2 go merit crazy!

Happy weekend Yellow Class!   It’s been a bank holiday on Friday, but it hasn’t stopped you commenting or sending me work. There have been some very special pieces of work this week and it’s been nice to see some new children making comments, using Purple Mash, or doing times tables rockstars. I’ve set some […]

Wow check out Marin’s film!!

Hello everyone! Marin has kindly sent me a wonderful project she has been working on. It is called Fear Girl! I am so impressed! I think Marin has used her voice really well and I cannot wait to see if there are more adventures on the way. Marin and her family have used the ‘Stop […]

A message from Patrick- 8th May 2020

Hello there!   Thank you for all of your responses yesterday. Yi-Sheng got the answer right and you all gradually got close to saying how many triangles there were. The actual answer, however, it below:   There are 24! Look carefully at the diagram to see how you could have figured it out.   Today […]

West Green’s Greatest Hits !!

Hi everyone, Thought it was about time to send you some more songs to sing. Ain’t gonna let nobody turn me around and….. We will rock you !!- Both classics. Also look at these links from the BBC bitesize . I’ve broken it down into year groups but Year 1 and 2 you can look […]

A Message from Mr. Harvey May 7th

  Hello West Green, Thank you very much to everyone who had a go at the question in my last message! Well done if you knew it was a deer’s skull. This one was male (a boy) and he was quite young. As Allana explained to us, we can tell it’s a male because of […]

Votes for Schools Assembly – VE Day

  Hello West Green! I am missing our assemblies! So I’ve had a go at recording one. This weeks Votes for Schools assembly doesn’t include a vote because it’s about a very special day. Have a go at listening with your families. You can tell them how our Votes for Schools assemblies normally work and […]

Year 2 Home Learning Quiz

Hello everyone!   Tomorrow is actually a bank holiday, which means there would be no school. It is 75 years since the end of World War 2 in Europe, bringing peace to the United Kingdom.       Remember, Walter Tull fought in World War 1. Sadly World War 2 was even worse with many […]

A message from Patrick- 7th May 2020

Good day to you all!   I hope we are having a fine week and that you managed to find time to enjoy the beautiful weather!   Today I am going to repost the Math challenge from yesterday. I have to say I was  a little disappointed with the lack of response and so, if […]

WATCH NOW! Northern Ireland with Aunty Claire and the boys

Hello! It’s the last of our interviews about the United Kingdom (UK). Today I’ve been talking across the Irish Sea to my aunt and young cousins who are in Portrush, a town by the sea in Northern Ireland. I’ve marked it with a blue cross on the map. Can you see where Belfast is? That’s […]

A message from Patrick- 6th May 2020

Hello there!   Today I am going to put a number of maths puzzles here and you can all answer in the comments. Unfortunately, no gave there own one yesterday! I will put the challenges you make on this blog as long as you send them to me. Otherwise, I am happy to make my […]

2d Shapes everywhere!

Hello Year 1,   I hope you are well.   I have been searching my house for different 2d shapes.  I found triangles, rectangles, circles and squares.   What shapes can you find in your home? Can you tell me how many sides and how many corners they have? What is the difference between a […]

Competition time!

Hello Years 3 and 4,   It’s that time again, for the… COMPETITION!!   We would like you to create a poster. You are a mad scientist and have invented a new vegetable. What is it called? What does it look like? What does it taste like? Most importantly: Is it safe to eat? You […]

Maths Puzzle

Good morning yellow class!   I’m sure you are very excited for the next round of interviews about the U.K.   While im waiting to see the interview, I have been completing some maths sudokus.   In the mean time while you wait, here is a mini maths puzzle for you to complete. Think about […]

A message from Patrick- 5th May 2020

Good day to you all,   Thank you for letting me know how your reading is going and even for recommending what sounded like very good books! As soon as we are able to return and I am able to access the library, I will get started on some of them. If you are running […]

Year Six – Maths for the Week and More!

Good Morning Year Six,   As always, I hope you’re all well, safe and working hard at home.  Must start with some more shouts outs, its been a fantastic week for some of you.  A HUGE SHOUT OUT to Adrian, Allana and Shahd, who have not only completed their MyMaths but also sent me work […]

WATCH NOW! Learn about Wales with Jeannie!

Hello everyone! Jeannie has answered your questions about Wales! She will be reading all of your comments and will answer any more of your questions.   Remember, useful comments mean merits for Year 2 children!     Wales is in the WEST of the United Kingdom. Press play on the 18 minute video below!   […]

Calling all creative West Green children….

Groundswell Arts project are running some fun arty events in the local area and we’d love it if you could get involved! Photo trail: They are asking our children and their families to take photographs of the wonderful inside world of lock-down that we are currently living in. The artists will then bring these pictures […]

A Message from Mr. Harvey 4th May 2020

Hello everybody, I hope that you are well. I have been trying to use my time for creativity and education, I hope that you are doing the same! If you have created something you are proud of I would love to see it, and perhaps if you have learned something interesting you could share it […]

Build a tiny plant world.

Hello Year 3!   I hope you’re all well and ready to start a new week 🙂 Today, I would like to share with you one of my ideas for ‘plants in a jar.’ Watch the following clip and make your own plant. Then share it with us and tell us what changes you have […]

Purple Mash

Hello West Green!   Purple Mash is a great website to keep our children learning throughout this lockdown. Everyday there are activities for the children to complete. Teachers will email the children’s username, passwords (same as their Mymaths) and guidance on how to use Purple Mash. Its super easy, follow the link below: https://www.purplemash.com/sch/west-n15   […]

‘We Are Here’ – Lockdown Festival

This festival has LOADS for you to get involved with whilst you are at home. Lots of children in the community will be taking part too. You can even send in pictures of your amazing Artwork to share with others.  Click on the link for details & Get Busy!   http://groundswellarts.com/families/  

Learn about money with Pandee!

Hello everyone! I am missing you all lots and lots! I hope you are all being good… I have had some great emails of some of your work! We now have a new email you can send your work to:   westgreen.orangeclass@gmail.com Me and Pandee have been learning about money for our Maths learning. Challenge:  Can […]

Get Started with Purple Mash!

Welcome to a new week of learning!   Today I’d like you to get started with a new website that is full of games and activities. I’ve given you four tasks to try with a deadline of Friday. If you complete all of the tasks, I’ll give you two merits. Some of the tasks – […]

A message from Patrick- 4th May 2020

Good morning Indigo class!   I hope you have had a good weekend and are fully rested for the week.   First of all I just want to wish Tianna a happy birthday for a few weeks ago. Thank you to those who mentioned it- I have now created my own calendar to help me […]

The third writing competition!

Hello year 5 and 6!   Well done to Allana and Adrian for their fantastic poems. We thought all of the entries were amazing so for them to come out on top they had to really be something special- and they truly were! If you two could send a link for the book you want […]

Giraffes Can’t Dance and home learning grid

Hello Red Class I hope you have all had a lovely weekend. Michelle and I are both missing you so much we each wanted to read you a story today! One of the children in our class was learning about giraffes at home last week so it gave me the idea to read this story. […]

Penguin by Polly Dunbar (Read by Michelle)

Hello Red Class   This is one of the stories my children loved the most when they were younger… It’s a favourite of mine too. I wonder if you can make a story map to retell your favourite story… I’d love to see any that you make either here or on Tapestry.   Missing you […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace 5

Hello Westgreen, Hope you are all well! This new slide is built up based on what we have learned before, especially Year5. The other years are also welcomed to give it a go. I have just received a work from  Year2  Safiyyah, she did amazing job in Listening and Chracters writing. I hope you all […]

Hello Blue Class! – 1st May

Hello Blue Class!   Hope you are all doing well.   Well done to those children who are completing their home learning tasks and those that have entered the writing competition.   A big well done to Herdi who came second in the competition!   I have made some phone calls this week and have […]

Year Six Reading Activity – 01/05/20

Morning guys, First of all, massive congrats to Allana and Adrian for winning the poetry competition!  If you haven’t read them yet, I suggest you look up Jenny’s blog post and check them out. Second, well done to those of you that have really responded to the phone calls – people like Ivan, who are […]

Friday 1st May: Y2 Merits and more photos!

Well done for another great week of home learning! Next week there will be information on Wales and Northern Ireland, a maths challenge and an art challenge.   Here’s some photos of learning you’ve sent me this week.   I really like Vihansa’s handwriting. Please do try and write as nicely as you would in […]

A message from Patrick- 1st May 2020

Hello all,   Thank you to all those who have been involved in the activities this week! I am also posting Davmie’s music below. I really appreciate it when you send in your work and there has been a big upturn in that this week which is brilliant.   https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Song-Maker/song/5730862558609408   Please send your songs you […]

The winner is….

Hello everyone. Watch the video to see who is the winner of the Year 5/6 poetry competition this week. Well done to all who entered. Patrick, Mr. Spours and I really enjoyed reading them all. Look out for the next competition coming soon…. The winning poems are below. Enjoy. Jenny Silhouette of the Midnight Sky […]

The winner is….

Watch the video to find out who has won the Year 3/4 story writing competition this week…. Here is the winning entry. Enjoy! Make sure you enter next week’s competition everyone! Jenny   My name is Heshina Mungur and I am a superhero with healing powers. Today, I will share a story about how I […]

Bread

Hello, Since we left school, I have been baking lots and lots and I thought I would share some of my recipes and you can share yours. Last week, I baked bread. Bread Ingredients 1 cup of warm milk 1 cup of warm water 3 cups of flour 1 tablespoon of sugar 1 tablespoon of […]

Shape Hunt

Hi Red Class I hope you are all keeping well and managing ok with being at home a lot. Michelle and I are loving looking at the Tapestry posts of all the wonderful learning you have been doing. This week I decided to have a go at one of the home learning projects – I […]

WATCH NOW! Your questions about Scotland answered!

Say hello to my cousins Evie, Jasmin and Hariot. They’ve answered your questions about Scotland! They live in Edinburgh, which is the capital of Scotland. Here is Edinburgh on a map of the United Kingdom.       Scotland is in the NORTH of the UK. Press play on the video below!       […]

A message from Patrick- 30th April 2020

Hello Indigoers!   I hope that we are all okay! It has been a good week for work (I got lots of information on South America yesterday) and we got more entries for the competition than we did last time! I believe the winner will be announced today so I am very much looking forward […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace 4

Hello West Green,   If you could use these slides refresh your Mandarin, one day when we meet again, you will still be as good as before or even better. Come on!   pets2   Clothes2   Grace

Mandarin Practice with Grace 3

Hello West Green,   These slides have included everything you have learned before. Also all the new key language points have also been added. Please use it according to the sequence. Hope will be helpful for you.   Colours2   Colours3   Still miss you Grace

Mandarin Practice with Grace 2

Hello West Green,   Please click on the words below for some powerpoints that you can use. Based on what you have learned before, there alreay something new for you to build up your learning.    Fruits2   Family Member   Keep safe Grace

Mandarin Practice with Grace 1

Hello West Green,   I hope you are all well! Miss you so much!   I want to help you to carry on learning Mandarin at home!    Click on the words below for some powerpoints that you can use. I’ve even recorded my own voice saying the words and sentences, so that you can […]

Hello Genelle here with a song…!

Hi West Green! I have been keeping busy by singing. It’s always a good day to sing, do you have a favourite song? Lots of Love Genelle

A message from Patrick- 29th April 2020

Hello Indigo class,   First of all I just want to say thanks to all those who handed in their poems! I have really enjoyed reading them and the winners will be announced later today.   Today I’m hoping that, as we are not able to explore it at school, each of you would be […]

Animal sentence game

Hi Yellow Class, You know how much I love English so I wanted to challenge you to a sentence game. Animal game I am going to make a list of animals. You have to pick an animal and write a sentence about it – they can be playful/funny if you want!   I will put […]

John Lewis ‘Design A Superhero Bear’ Competition

John Lewis have a brilliant competition  and it looks like a lot of fun! You can have your bear design put into production to raise money for the NHS. Have a go you creative lot!   We’re launching a competition to find a superhero teddy bear, and we need your help designing it. The winning […]

Y2 Maths: 3D shapes and patterns

  LO: To identify the properties of 3D shapes!   1 SC: I can count all of the faces.   2 SC: I can count all of the vertices.   3 SC: I can count all of the edges.       Please watch the video below to learn about these properties. You might want […]

Extra Activity Ideas and Challenges

Hello Red Class   Kate and I are missing you all very much! We can’t wait to see you all back at school so we can all ‘Get Busy!’ Have a look at some of the ideas below for extra fun and challenge at home.   Click on the arrows on the bottom left corner […]

Mrs Hall’s yummy Chocolate Brownies

Hello everyone, I hope you have all been keeping safe and well during your time away from school. It’s a good time to expand our learning and experience some new things. I have been doing some baking and I thought you might enjoy this delightful recipe. If you or members of your family have any […]

Home Learning Stars of the Week!

Hello West Green!   Some of you will soon be receiving mail! Each star of the week will be sent their star by post so please keep a look out. All of your teachers have been really impressed with those of you sending work in, logging into MyMaths and having a go at Timestables Rockstars. […]

Year Six Geography Project – River Formation Explanation

Hi Guys,   Good to speak to some of you again this morning, hopefully I will catch the rest of you over the next coming days. This half term we were mean’t be studying a geography unit on rivers.  I thought it would be great to build up an understanding of what rivers are and […]

Y2 Word Aware Game

***This game is proving popular! Keep scrolling down to the very bottom for new questions.***   Welcome to a new week of learning Year 2!     I want you to stand up and act these words one by one! Just like we would do in class. Maybe get someone in your family to read […]

YEAR 5 AND 6 MATHS PUZZLE OF THE WEEK – STAFF WELCOME TOO!

Good day!   First of all we think congratulations are in order for Rumen and Allana who were the first ones to figure out the previous maths puzzle! As Rumen quite rightly points out, the blue flower only had four petals in the final maths sentence and so only had a value of 4. Therefore […]

Year Six – Maths for the Week 27-04-20

  Good Morning Year Six, I hope you had the best weekend possible in the current circumstances, enjoying the weather a little, helping out your wonderful families and hopefully reading a nice book!   First of all I wanted to offer a huge congratulations to Rumen and Allana for successfully cracking my maths puzzle of […]

A message from Patrick- 27th April 2020

Good day everyone!   How are we all getting along?  Have you been helping your families out at home? I have been enjoying the good weather recently and have been reading outside. Have any of you been using the free books that is put in this link? Please let me know what you are reading […]

Friday 24th April: Y2 Merit Table and your photos!

Good afternoon yellow class! Our first week of the summer term is finished. I’ve been so impressed with the amount of children commenting and sending me emails to my new special address: westgreen.yellowclass@gmail.com     Me and Ms Essor have so far sent a reply to each email. We’d love to send even more replies […]

West Green in Bloom

Hi Yellow Class,   Vihansa wanted to share some lovely pictures of the blossom trees at school to yellow class.   In many cultures, blossoms are seen as a reminder to how precious life is and reminds us to make a promise not to take the good things in our lives for granted!   So […]

A message from Patrick- 24th April 2020

Good day all,   I hope that you have all had a good week!   It is good to see that lots of us are attempting the maths challenge and it is always great to hear from you all so please keep on interacting!   I want to say thanks to Halit, Khyran, Basmah, Irem, […]

Jazz for Kids – Saturday 25th April @ 2:00pm

Hello Everyone!   I don’t know about you but I am missing music – I’m particularly missing Tuesdays. One of my favourite things at West Green is hearing all of your lovely singing voices in the hall while I’m working in my office. I’ve been singing some of the songs Jeannie has been posting in […]

Send me your questions about the UK!

Hello there!   Exciting news! I’m going to record an interview between me and three special people who come from different parts of the UK.   However I’m not going to ask the questions. I need you!       Yes I need you! You will need to write the questions. I will then ask […]

Where is Michelle reading the story ?

Hello Red Class   Kate and I hope you have all had a fantastic Easter break and that you didn’t eat too much chocolate! What activities have you been doing? Post onto Tapestry so we can see and stay in touch with you. It’s the best way for us to be able to chat with […]

YEAR 5 AND 6 MATHS PUZZLE OF THE WEEK – STAFF WELCOME TOO!

Morning All, Here is a little puzzle for our maths wizards in year 5 and 6. This has stumped a lot of people, so I am going to give you a couple of hints. First of all, remember the RULES of mathematical sums. My second hint is look very carefully. If no one has got […]

Year 5 and 6

Hi Year 5 and 6. Check this out- Chair Drumming- Channel your inner Rock Star !! All you need – two pencils and a chair. ‘Chair_Drumming_Vol1_0319 (1) 2 Also some music technology to help you with your compositions. http://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Song-Maker/ Maybe set some of those amazing poems to music!! Keep making music :))))

Year 3 and 4

Hi year 3 and 4. Check out this link. Its all about pitch and melody and there’s fun activities as well. http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z7f72sg If you can then print out this puzzle book. http://www.berliner-philharmoniker.de/en/education/projects/against-boredom There’s some lovely pictures for you to colour in and some great puzzles for you to solve. Good luck !!!  

Year 1 and 2

Here’s two of our favourite songs in Year 1 and 2 Kye, kye kule- do you remember the actions? And – look who I’ve found !!!   Also check out the link below – I love the song I am a Robot http://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/bring-the-noise/eyfs-ks1-music-play-it-bring-the-noise/z4sq92p

Let’s Make Some Noise

Hi everyone, Jeannie here with two more songs from the West Green Greatest Hits Album- Rather Be and Firework !!! with the lyrics. Rather Be Firework I’m sending songs and activities round to each class as well so please look out for those Keep on singing Jeannie :))))

Reading year 2

Hey year 2! I hope you are all well and keeping safe and happy! I’ve been enjoying some extra time at home with my baby. I just received something in the post today! A new book for…well all of you! This is our next class reading book so I thought I would start sharing it […]

Y2 Video Lesson: UK Writing Task

Hello again yellows!   This week’s writing task is explained in the video. You will need to complete the lesson I show you on BBC Bitesize first, or else you will be confused.     If you liked the video, please tell me in the comments!       Once you’ve found the BBC Bitesize […]

Hello Blue Class! – 21st April

Hello Blue Class!   Hope you are all well and keeping yourselves busy.   Remember to continue to complete your weekly tasks. You can click on the links below to get more information and to take you to the website. Home Learning  MyMaths – A huge well done to all of those children who are […]

Year 3&4 Superpower Story Competition

Hello wonderful Years 3 and 4 🙂   It is time for the next writing competition!   For this competition we would like you to write a story about you helping someone with your superpower!   You must:   Choose a superpower of your choice (speed, teleportation, flying, mind-reading, shape-shifting etc.) Think about how you […]

It’s Phonics Time!!!

Hello everyone! At school we use Ruth Miskins Read Write Inc programme… You can learn just like we do at school every day by tuning in to their YouTube channel. If you are tuning in please comment below and me and Pandee will give you 2 merits for working hard! Pandee has been counting the […]

Year 6 Maths for the Week! 20/04/20

Hi Guys, With the lock down continuing I am going to try and give you some more guidance for the expectations for the week.  As I said to many of you on the phone, this is school time now and the work is an expectation, its crucial that you’re still learning and recapping over this time.  […]

Y2 Science: Do humans get faster as they get older?

Watch this video. Can anyone recognise Usain Bolt? He appeared on our timeline when we were learning about significant people! He was the fastest man in the world.     Now Usain is a little bit older and he doesn’t race anymore.   Q1:Do you think he is still the fastest man in the world? […]

A message from Patrick- 20th April 2020

Hello Indigo class!   I hope you have all had a brilliant holiday and have stayed safe!   As it has been such a long time since we have been in school, I was hoping you would be able to remind me of some important facts and so I have made a mini quiz based […]

New Writing Competition – Calling All Year 6 Poets!

Good Morning Guys,   As I said in my Easter message, I hope you had a nice break, even in these very difficult and testing times.  Again, I hope you’re all well, safe and being as helpful as possible at home – this is a challenging time for your families and as you’re close to […]

Year 5 & 6 Poetry Competition

Hello all!   It is competition time again. First of all, I feel I should offer huge congratulations to Yi-Sheng for winning the funny story competition and bringing glory to our class. This does mean that year 6 will be really wanting to win the next competition and so we should redouble our efforts.   […]

RWI Free YouTube lessons!

Hello Red Class We hope you are all doing well. We wanted to let you know about some fantastic resources that Read Write Inc are providing for you to access from home. – 7 new YouTube Speed Sounds lessons every day on YouTube from Monday 20th April From Monday 20th April, RWI are streaming 7 Speed […]

Friday 17th April: Y2 Merit League Table and Word Search!

Hello Yellow Class!   The holidays are over, five weeks of learning from home is about to begin. We’ll be covering:   Maths – Patterns and turns, Numbers to 1000, capacity and volume.             Geography – The United Kingdom           Science – How do humans stay […]

Pandee snuck into school to play the piano!

Hello everyone! I hope you are all enjoying the sunshine and keeping your windows open to let the fresh air in! As you can see my cat Shewwy has been enjoying the fresh air from my window. Here is a story for you…   CHALLENGE: Pandee really likes this piece of music by Korsakov. It […]

Who wrote the best funny story?

Hello everyone, Watch the video to see who won the funny story competition. Will the funniest class be Year 5 or Year 6? Who will be victorious – Patrick or Mr. Spours? There will be another competition posted soon so please keep checking your class blog. I would LOVE to see ALL of you enter […]

Who wrote the best Spring poem?

Watch the video to see who won the Spring poetry competition. There will be another competition posted soon so please keep checking your class blogs! I would LOVE to see ALL of you enter the next competition. It is a really fun away of keeping up with your learning at home. Hoping you are all […]

Y2 Video: A walk with Mr Morgan

Hello everybody! Watch the video, come on a walk with me and leave a comment about it. The video cuts out at the end just before I was going to say goodbye! Oops.   Next yellow class blog post: Friday   Send any work to admin@westgreen.haringey.sch.uk   Thanks for watching!    

Happy Easter Year Six!

Hi all,   Happy Easter to you all! I hope whatever you’re doing over this break you’re safe, well and enjoying time with your families.  If you have been lucky enough to get any Easter eggs, remember to take your time, Mr Spours let himself down by eating his egg in less than half and […]

Free books for you!

Hello West Greeners!   It’s getting to the stage when some of you are getting to the end of the books you took home! This is just a post to let you know where you can get free e-books (electronic books that you can read from your device or computer) or audiobooks (when the book […]

To the moon we go…

Hello my cheeky sausages of a sausage like nature! I hope you are all well… Pandee has not been behaving very well so I read her a story to try and keep her busy! Make sure you listen to the end as there is a super star challenge for you!! Send your inventions to: admin@westgreen.haringey.sch.uk […]

A message from Patrick- 7th April 2020

Good day Indigoites!   I hope you have all had a good weekend and are enjoying the first few days of the Easter holidays. I am just writing to check in and see how everyone is. Please comment below if you have any questions about the work you are doing or email admin@westgreen.haringey.sch.uk   Please remember […]

Trying Something New!

Hello West Green!   I hope you are all staying well and safely enjoying this beautiful weather! I have been trying to make the best out of having some extra time and decided to learn something new. I found a really simple recipe for making bread and had a go…it turned out fantastic! So now […]

Forces

Hello Green Class, I hope you all enjoyed the Easter holiday.  It was lovely to hear that you’re all doing so well. So, this weeks question is, what do you know about magnets?  Answer the following questions:  What is a magnet and what does it do? Which materials are magnetic? Why do magnets attract and […]

When The Dragons Came read by Kate

Hi Red class I’m very excited to share another story with you! This one is called When The Dragons Came, it is written by Naomi Kefford and Lynne Moore with illustrations by Benji Davies. (Additional sound effects from my daughters Lily and Emma!) Here are some questions to think about as I read the story: […]

Numbots

Hello Red Class! We’ve signed up to an exciting site called Numbots, it’s part of the Timestables Rockstars you might have heard your siblings or friends talk about. It is very easy and fun to use and a great way to practice your maths skills at home. To get started just go to https://play.numbots.com/#/account/search-school Enter our […]

A Letter from Tip

Dear Krishna, Genelle and Rainbow Class, How are you? I really miss you!  It’s very quiet in the classroom without you all.  I have been spending my time trying to look after your plants and reading books.  What have you been doing?  Have you read any books? I have sent you some pictures.  Maybe you […]

Hello Blue Class! – 3rd April 2020

Hello Blue Class!   It was so lovely speaking to most of you in the past couple of days! I was so happy to hear that you are well and that you are keeping yourselves busy.   Few things we discussed on the phone were about: Home Learning  MyMaths  TimesTables Rockstars TimesTables Rockstars User Details […]

Merit League Table and Quiz Results

Happy Friday Year 2!   Today would have been the last day of the Spring Term. So you won’t find any new learning on the Yellow News page for the next two weeks. There might still be some videos. Ms Essor is going to finish reading Hodgeheg. Will Max stop wuddling his mords? Will Max […]

Staying Fit, Healthy and Active!

Hi all, After speaking to my year 6’s, many have told me they are using the Joe Wick’s P.E videos, which is brilliant.   It is so important to stay fit and healthy during this period for so many reasons.  When we exercise, it not only gets our hearts racing, pumps blood and oxygen round […]

A message from Patrick- 3rd April 2020

Hello Indigoers!   I have greatly enjoyed hearing from you and your parents over the last couple of days and I hope that more of you are reading this now!   The first bit of news that I have today is that we are extending the deadline for the funny story writing competition until Wednesday 8th […]

How To Grow A Rainbow 🌈

Hello West Green!   It’s Robyn here! I hope you are all well. I’m taking some time away from the school office and wanted to share a fun experiment with you that I have done at home with my children.   You will need: – a sheet of kitchen roll – scissors – coloured felt […]

Great to talk to you all! – Mr Spours Blog 2nd April

Hey guys, Have spoken to most of you over the last couple of days and its massively cheered me up!  Really lovely to hear how well you’re coping, supporting your families and keeping well. What was clear from the chats, is many of you have been using the exam papers I printed for you, which […]

Jack’s beanstalk is growing in Reception!

Hello Red Class!   I came to school today and guess what I saw! Your beanstalks have been growing and growing – how many cubes high do you think they are? Can you make an estimate? If you guess I will check to see if you are right next time I’m here.   I gave […]

FREE e-books and RWI video lessons with resources

At West Green we LOVE to read! RWI and Oxford Owl books are providing FREE online books for children aged 3 – 11 The books are leveled and match the teaching scheme we use at West Green. Read Write Inc; which is the Phonics scheme we follow, are also providing daily phonics lessons, Parent videos, […]

A message from Patrick- 1st April 2020

Hello Indigo!   It was really good to hear from most of you today! I am glad you now all know to check the home learning page for class work. The link for it is below: www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/home-learning/   The link for MyMaths is https://www.mymaths.co.uk/ The link for your Timetable Rockstars log ins is https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/timestables-rockstars-5/   […]

Year 2 shapes: what’s symmetry?

  Enjoy the video, watch it at least two times!   Then do the worksheet, click here >>> 2D and 3D shapes   For more information on symmetry, just google the word ‘symmetry’ and look at all of the images. This might help you!

Book at bedtime with Jenny and Oliver

Hello Orange class. Join Jenny and Oliver for a book at bedtime. Tonight they are reading ‘The Flying Bath’ by Julia Donaldson and David Roberts. Get your PJs on, snuggle up and join in…. (p.s. If you like their bedtime story, have a look on the Red Class blog. There’s another one on there for […]

Hello from Ms Essor and her baby!

Hello West Green! I hope everyone is safe and still smiling everyday.  I have been reading lots of books at home with my little baby. She decided that she wanted to read 3 books at once before bedtime! What have you been reading at home? Remember you can read your AR books, books you have […]

More West Green School Songs and Fun Music Links

  Two more show-stoppers from the West Green repertoire. Do you remember how we warm up our voices before we sing?   Don’t Stop What makes a family       This is a really fun link. Line-Riders to Beethoven’s 5th Symphony. How many times can you hear that 4 note tune play throughout the […]

Mandarin Practice with Grace

Hello West Green, I want to help you to carry on learning Mandarin at home! Click on the words below for some powerpoints that you can use. I’ve even recorded my own voice saying the words so that you can hear how they should be pronounced.   Days of week and Fruits bodyparts family member […]

Measuring weight with Miss McQuillan and Pandee

Hello my cheeky sausages! I hope everyone is safe and well and finding lots of fun things to do! Watch this video and help me and Pandee learn about heavy and light things. Your challenge is to use objects around your home and sort them into heavy and light. If you take a picture of […]

Science: Animals and their babies

Animals and their babies <<< Click over here to see lots of pictures of animals and their offspring (babies).   Animals and their babies activity <<< Click over here for a task to do at home.     Hello Yellows!   On Saturday I went for my daily walk. I’m lucky that I’m currently in […]

Story Time with Michelle – Handa’s Surprise by Eileen Browne

Hi Red Class, I am missing seeing all your smiling faces and sharing stories and fun with you all. I hope you enjoy the story video I have made for you. Think about these questions when you are watching; Where is the story set? Why do you think that? Who is your favourite animal in […]

A message from Patrick- 30th March 2020

Hello Indigo class!   I hope you have all had a good weekend!   I’m just looking at some of the first entries for the MyMaths task that I set yesterday and I just want to remind you to get the denominators the same when comparing fractions. Also, when finding equivalent fractions, whatever you do […]

Hello Year 6’s! Who’s there?

Good morning to my wonderful year 6’s!  Mr Spours here, I hope you’re continuing to support your families at home and you’re are all doing well.  Once again, I want to say how proud I am of how brilliant you’ve been in handling all of it – everyone at school was blown away by your […]

Bake with Miss. S!

Hello West Green Families! Have a look at the video I made! I spent the morning making some delicious chocolate chip cookies and I thought I would share my recipe with you. Click here see it: https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Miss.-Schellingerhouds-Chocolate-Chip-Cookies-.pdf   Have you been doing any cooking or baking? Share your recipes with me by commenting below or sending […]

Bake with Miss. S!

Hello West Green Families! Have a look at the video I made! I spent the morning making some delicious chocolate chip cookies and I thought I would share my recipe with you. Click here see it: https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Miss.-Schellingerhouds-Chocolate-Chip-Cookies-.pdf   Have you been doing any cooking or baking? Share your recipes with me by commenting below or sending […]

Bake with Miss. S!

Hello West Green Families! Have a look at the video I made! I spent the morning making some delicious chocolate chip cookies and I thought I would share my recipe with you. Click here see it: https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Miss.-Schellingerhouds-Chocolate-Chip-Cookies-.pdf   Have you been doing any cooking or baking? Share your recipes with me by commenting below or sending […]

Bake with Miss. S!

Hello West Green Families! Have a look at the video I made! I spent the morning making some delicious chocolate chip cookies and I thought I would share my recipe with you. Click here see it: https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Miss.-Schellingerhouds-Chocolate-Chip-Cookies-.pdf   Have you been doing any cooking or baking? Share your recipes with me by commenting below or sending […]

The Gruffalo read by Kate

  Hello Reception I am very excited to be able to read a story to you! I chose one of my favourites, The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson. My favourite character is the mouse. I love how he cleverly tricks the Gruffalo into believing everyone is afraid of him! Can you draw a picture of your […]

Krishna’s Diary

Hi friends, How are you?  I really miss you and would love to keep in touch with you.  I have written a diary so you can see what I have been doing this week https://www.westgreen.haringey.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Krishnas-Diary-3.docx Will you write one too so I can see what you have been doing?  You can make your own with […]

Instructions for next week

Who is the greatest explorer?   Hello once again yellow class!   Please click on the big question above. It will send you to an important activity I want you all to complete at home. Please send any finished work by next Friday at 12 noon to admin@westgreen.haringey.sch.uk and I will give you a personal […]

TimesTables Rockstars

Hello West Green! I’ve got your usernames and passwords for Timestables Rockstars here! It’s really easy to use and a great way to practice at home. You’ll all come back to school timestables rockstars for sure! How do you get started? It’s easy! Go to:  https://ttrockstars.com Look for the word Login – choose Students  You’ll need our school […]

TimesTables Rockstars

Hello West Green! I’ve got your usernames and passwords for Timestables Rockstars here! It’s really easy to use and a great way to practice at home. You’ll all come back to school timestables rockstars for sure! How do you get started? It’s easy! Go to:  https://ttrockstars.com Look for the word Login – choose Students  You’ll need our school […]

TimesTables Rockstars

Hello West Green! I’ve got your usernames and passwords for Timestables Rockstars here! It’s really easy to use and a great way to practice at home. You’ll all come back to school timestables rockstars for sure! How do you get started? It’s easy! Go to:  https://ttrockstars.com Look for the word Login – choose Students  You’ll need our school […]

TimesTables Rockstars

Hello West Green! I’ve got your usernames and passwords for Timestables Rockstars here! It’s really easy to use and a great way to practice at home. You’ll all come back to school timestables rockstars for sure! How do you get started? It’s easy! Go to:  https://ttrockstars.com Look for the word Login – choose Students  You’ll need our school […]

TimesTables RockStars!

Hello West Green! I’ve got your usernames and passwords for Timestables Rockstars here! It’s really easy to use and a great way to practice at home. You’ll all come back to school timestables rockstars for sure! How do you get started? It’s easy! Go to:  https://ttrockstars.com Look for the word Login – choose Students  You’ll need our school […]

TimesTables Rockstars!

Hello West Green! I’ve got your usernames and passwords for Timestables Rockstars here! It’s really easy to use and a great way to practice at home. You’ll all come back to school timestables rockstars for sure! How do you get started? It’s easy! Go to:  https://ttrockstars.com Look for the word Login – choose Students  You’ll […]

Competition time

Good day Indigo class!   I am posting this now to call on you to help save Indigo’s reputation from the misguided accusation that we are not as funny as Year 6!   Mr Spours has gone on record, saying that he thinks year 6 would be able to write a funnier story than year […]

Message from Patrick (27th March 2020)

Hello Indigo class!   I am so sorry that you have not heard from me directly this week. There have been technical issues which have meant that our class page could not be updated.   I hope you are all well and that you have been helpful to your families over the past week. I […]

Violet Class I Need Your Help! Competition time!

Morning all, I hope you’re all well, helping your families and keeping safe. I need your help boys and girls!  Patrick is driving me nuts – he has been saying for a long time he thinks he is funnier than me (a joke within itself), but he has gone a step further now saying that […]

Hello Year 3!

Hey guys! I’m missing you all so much. I hope you’re enjoying yourselves at home and staying safe. I can’t wait to go back to school! Does anyone feel the same? Ha! I bet you’re all saying No! Well done to the children who are completing their homework. Every week I will give you a […]

Spring Poetry Competition!

This is a competition for Year 3 and 4 to write a poem about Spring.  Tips to help you get started: draw a mind map of all the things you know about Spring research some new information about spring and add this to your mind map Deadline: Wednesday 8th April 2020   Submission: via email […]

West Green School Songs and Fun Music Web-Sites

Wonder Lyrics Hi Everyone, Here’s two of our favourite school songs- Wonder (Lyrics attached) and Three Little Birds- you all know the lyrics to that one. Remember if these melodies were fish they would be TUNAS!!!!! Two fun websites for you as well. www.classicsforkids.com – some great music games on that one – and CBBC […]

Hello!

Hello Blue Class! I miss you all very much! I am sure you are all being very proactive and creative while at home. Baking, reading, exercising, drawing, researching, writing and many other things! Well done to those children who are completing their MyMaths tasks. I have set new tasks for you to complete – some […]

Twinkl Home Learning Hub

  Hi Red Class We will be providing you with tasks and activities to keep busy and keep learning whilst we have to be apart however there are some great websites that are offering resources to support parents with planning a daily schedule. Twinkl is used in most educational settings and they have kindly provided […]

Book at bedtime with Jenny and Oliver

Hello Red Class. Join Jenny and Oliver for a bedtime story. Tonight they will be reading Held in Love by Dawn Casey and Oamul Lu. Snuggle up and enjoy….

Who is the greatest explorer of all time?

Dear Yellow Class, I hope you’ve managed to start some learning at home! Well done to those children who are completing their MyMaths – I’m aiming to send a message back to everyone who completes their work. Well done if you’ve been reading any of the books you’ve brought home, or if you’ve been playing […]

Let’s read a story!

Hello my cheeky sausages!! Here is a little video of me and a special guest reading a story. I hope you enjoy it! Missing you lots and lots! xxx

Tapestry Tutorials

Hi there Red Class! While we are not in school together and the children are learning at home it is a great opportunity for you as parents and carers to show us what the children can do! We use Tapestry to observe the children’s learning and learning through play. It is a great assessment tool […]

Counting

We have spent a lot of time practicing counting in ones. If you still find this tricky keep on trying with your grown ups at home. There are lots of things you can practice counting at home with. I have been using macaroni to practice my counting. Kate was counting popcorn kernals – What will […]

Pandee has been reading

Hello my cheeky sausages! I am missing you all very very much and I hope that you have all been having fun at home. I am going to be posting fun MyMaths work every Monday so keep an eye out! Today I went to school and I saw that Pandee was reading in the book […]

Rain Catching

In Orange class we have been using our scientist hats and inventing things. We had to think of a way to capture rain and measure how much it rains at West Green. We came up with some amazing ideas that can be found in our Science book. We used all of our ideas to create […]

Year 6’s Trip to The British Museum

On Friday, we traveled down to The British Museum on the tube, where we explored many different galleries; in particular the Ancient Greeks. We first had a session with man named Ian – where we looked and interpreted a range of Ancient Greek objects. We then had to perform with them, showing what they were […]

Our PE lessons!

We are learning about the different seasons in our Science lessons. We like to learn about things while we do PE too so we have been listening to a famous composer called Antonio Vivaldi. Have you heard of him? He composed a wonderful piece of music called ‘The Four Seasons’ If you haven’t heard it, […]

More and Less

We have been learning about more and less. First we investigated if we had more or less girls in our class. After that we pretended to buy sweets from the shop and had to find out which sweets costed more and what sweets costed the least. We understood more and less so quickly that our […]

Monday: Year 1 Home Learning

Hello there everyone, Here are the tasks for you to complete today. Feel free to send me an email of your work: westgreen.orangeclass@gmail.com It would be very nice to see some of your work as me and Pandee have not been getting many emails. Lots of love Miss McQuillan and Pandee  

The Ancient Greeks

In year 6, at the beginning of this term, we have been focusing on the ancient Greeks – its been very interesting so far. We have been writing reports focusing on three main areas: democracy, the Olympics and Greek gods.  I really enjoyed learning about democracy, I didn’t know that we still use a lot […]

Ahoy there!

We have been learning about positional language in our Maths lessons. Left Right Forward Back Quarter turn We used our knowledge to find the magical dragon tears in class without touching the poisonous traps that were left to trick us! We all did an amazing job and had a try at guiding our friend through […]

We are famous!

We went to Tate Britain to view our wonderful class photo from Year 3.  We took the train and even sung some songs on the way. When we arrived we watched a message from Steve McQueen (He is the artist who came up with the idea to take every Year 3 classes school photo.) After […]

We went back in time and took a Victorian vacation!

In Orange class we have been looking at what it was like 100 years ago… Lately we have been looking at how the Victorians went on holiday. We discovered that they took the train to the beach. We decided to act out our journey to Brighton beach using props in the classroom. Some of us […]

The Circulatory System Explanations

In year six, we have been putting our scientific jackets on and learning all about the circulatory system, in particular the hearts role within it.  Here is Yusra to explain more: We have been learning about the heart; its role in the circulatory system.  After research, we made a plan for our explanation text. Our […]

Odd Socks Day! Anti-Bullying Awareness

  We have worn odd socks today to raise awareness for Anti-Bullying.   Odd Socks Day – “It’s an opportunity to encourage people to express themselves and celebrate their individuality and what makes us all unique!” We have had discussions that “Change Starts With Us”, how we can make changes to ensure bullying does not take […]

Measuring Length in Maths

Yellow Class had fun measuring each other’s body parts last week! We used measuring tape to help us accurately measure lengths over 1 metre (100 centimetres). Our results showed that most of the time, taller children had a longer arm span. They also had a longer hand span and longer feet. However this was not […]

How do our hearts keep us alive?

In year six, we have really enjoyed focusing on our new science topic – the circulatory system.  We have spent the last two sessions researching key scientific vocabulary and terms so we can begin applying it to the actual system.  Take a look at some of our work below.  Over the coming weeks we will be […]

Snakes and Ladders

Orange class have been learning about games the Victorians used to play. We really enjoyed playing and improved our sharing skills. We also learned that it doesn’t matter if we don’t win a game because we can play again. We are going to be writing instructions to help people play Snakes and Ladders.  

Odd Socks Day 2019

We will all be wearing Odd Socks on Tuesday 19th November for Anti-Bulling Week. WHAT IS ODD SOCKS DAY? Odd Socks Day forms part of Anti-Bullying Week. It is a chance to celebrate that we are all unique. All we ask is that you wear odd socks on Tuesday. WHY IS ODD SOCKS DAY IMPORTANT? […]

Autumn Term Overview

  Planning is led by the assessment we do of children each week and their interests and next steps. An overview of what we will focus on over the Autumn term can be found in the document attached to this post. Most of you will have received a paper copy at the start of term.Copy […]

Parent Meeting Powerpoint

  For those of you who were unable to attend the class meeting please see the Powerpoint that I shared with parents explaining ‘How we Learn’ in Reception. A big thank you to all the parents who attended. Reception Parents Meeting 2019_20 Michelle

The Great Fire of London

In year 3 we were learning about how London had changed. We were inspired by a story about a dog who had escaped the ‘Great Fire of London’. We decided we would write our own story from an animals perspective. We acted out parts of the scene to help us use our senses to describe […]

Light and Shadows performance

Haringey Shed worked with year 3 to create a show based on ‘Light and Shadows’ because that is what our Science topic was. The children paired up and one child was the other childs shadow. Their shadow played tricks on them when they weren’t looking and then they lost them. So they used a torch […]

Trip to London

We visited to see the different sites. We saw The London Eye, The changing of the Guards Procession, the River Thames and then we had a picnic in St James’s Park.

Trip to London

River Thames and The London Eye.

Year Six Go Back in Time To The Blitz

During our trip for this half term, we were very fortunate to journey down to one of London’s most iconic buildings – St Paul’s Cathedral.  We had a wonderful time exploring the beautiful building, before going back in time and being introduced ‘Steve’, a member of St Paul’s fire protection team.  He explained how he […]

Year 6 Non-chronological reports on World War Two

We have really enjoyed writing our first full piece on our new topic World War Two.  We spent several lessons researching the key aspects of The Blitz – the period London was heavily bombed during the war – in particular focusing on: the actual bombing raids, air raid shelters and evacuees.  We spent time reading […]

Everybody is in ALL day… Hooray!

Welcome to all the new children who have started their learning journey at West Green. Reception class (Red Class) have made a brilliant start to the year, making new friends and exploring lots of learning opportunities though play. We are very excited to have our first ‘Friday Special Visitor’ coming this week… Who will it […]

SATs 2020 Information and Advice

Following up from the ‘meet the teacher’ meeting, here is some more detailed information that you may find useful.  Again, I would like to stress while we will be working very hard to make sure the pupils achieve their potential, this is just one aspect of what will be a hugely exciting and hopefully enjoyable […]

Democracy Week at West Green

This week is democracy week! The children will be deciding on members of class, coming up with policies and casting their votes. We kicked off the week with a visit from David Lammy our local MP. The children had lots of great questions for him and he shed some light on the issues he deals […]

Reception Class Sports Day!

Today Red Class had their very own Sports Day in the playground! They did an AMAZING job competing in 5 events. Thanks to all the parents who came out to join us! Also a huge thank you to Mr. Spours for organising it!  

Wigmore Hall Visit

This week we had the pleasure to work with Izzy and Luke from Wigmore hall.  We sang, played instruments, danced and had lots of fun.  

Great Fire of London Film Premiere

Year 1 were so excited to show a class full of parents the film they made with The Paul Hamlyn – Story Lab Project (Groundswell Arts). Children used I-pads to animate clay models and cardboard houses using stop motion animation. They also used greenscreen technology which was really exciting! It was an amazing experience and […]

Converting Measures in Year 5

We have been extremely busy in year 5 – getting used to a new teacher, starting our new topic (crime and punishment) and going on a trip!  Our main focus in maths has been converting different units of measure.  We used our skills in multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000 to allow us […]

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

We have been reading The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by C S Lewis. In our Reading sessions we have been exploring the amazing vocabulary, learning to read around the word so we can understand the meaning of words. We have also learned skills to summarise chapters we have read independently. “There are lots […]

A trip to the seaside

On Thursday 13th June, Yellow Class braved the wild weather of the week to enjoy a traditional trip to the seaside! Check back here soon to see some more pictures.  

Mould Experiment

This week Year 6 have done an experiment to see what would happen if a piece of dry bread and a piece of wet bread were left for three weeks. The dry bread went hard and stale with a little bit of blue mould whereas the wet bread decomposed, had black mould and, quite frankly, stunk.

London Zoo Visit

Orange Class had an amazing time at London Zoo learning about different animal groups. It was difficult to choose a favourite animal but the Penguin Show was big hit with everyone.

Do We Get Faster…

Do children get faster as they get older?First children put the stages of a human life in order on a timeline. We discussed what changes to our bodies at each stage.

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