This term in Funky Foods the children have been looking at packaging and advertising. They have explored the different types of packing available and the impact this has on the environment and the KS2 children have looked at the tricks the media uses when selling us products.
Alongside this they have looked into where our food comes from and how it is grown. With Year 5 visiting the Bohemia Walled Garden to plant for vegetables and herbs.
Year 1 created some delicious Rainbow Fruit Kebabs and a still lemonade
On Monday 10th February, year 4 visited Hastings Mosque as part of our RE learning for this term about Islam. The Imam made us very welcome and talked to us about Ramadan and what Muslims do during the month. He also answered our questions about the Qur’an and the ways that Muslims pray.
As we were leaving, we were given a set of English translated Qur’ans to keep in school and a very interesting book about the life of Muhammad, which is used by the Muslim children who attend Sunday School at the Mosque.
On Tuesday 17th December 2019, parents of children in Coral class came in to school to complete a task with their children. The task was to make a model boat out of recyclable materials, The boat had to be strong enough to hold a dictionary and a soft toy bear.
As you can see from the pictures below, the children had a great time working with their parents on the model.