Posts tagged with Thinking Skills

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Sparkly Super Stars

As part of P3’s Enterprise work, we have the job of helping to organise a Christmas Concert. This year we decided to call our enterprise team the “Sparkly Super Stars”. All the children from the nursery, primary 1, primary 2 and primary 3 will be taking part in the ‘Prickly Hay’ production on Monday 3rd […]

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Black Hat and Yellow Hat Thinking

Today we learned about Black hat and Yellow hat thinking. We also reminded ourselves about White, Red and Green hat thinking and when we would use them. Then we made a black and yellow thinking hat so we could take it home and talk about our thinking skills with our mums and dads. What does […]

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Hip Hop Reindeer – update

We’ve been working hard with our Enterprise task. We had to write a letter to send out to P1, 2 and 3, telling people when the concert will take place and what they are to wear. At the bottom of the letter was a ticket order form, so we had to check our ticket designs […]

Friday, November 11th, 2011

Hip Hop Reindeer

As part of our Enterprise work, P3 have the job of helping to organise the Infant Christmas Concert. This year we decided to call our enterprise team “The Hip Hop Reindeers”. All the children from the primary 1, primary 2 and primary 3will be singing in ‘A Christmas Concert’ on Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th […]

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

Discovering Ancient Egypt

We’ve started our new topic – Ancient Egypt. So far we’ve decided what we’d like to investigate and started to turn our classroom into a tomb! Here are our big questions we’re going to try and answer using white hat thinking during our project. • Why was the River Nile important? • How hot is […]

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

The Solar System

Last term we started to learn about our solar system. We did lots of research, making fact files and working with a partner to create powerpoints. Art and craft were high on the agenda, designing moon buggies, creating alien creatures and painting space scenes. We wrote Alien Adventure stories and Astronaut poems. Finally, we shared […]

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Remembrance Sunday

We used the CBBC Newsround site to find out information about Armistice Day. Working with a partner, we had to find out when Armistice Day is and what it means. In art, we used oil pastel and paint to create some fabulous poppy pictures. Leave a comment with a white hat fact about Armistice day. […]

Friday, November 19th, 2010

Santa’s Little Helpers

As part of our Enterprise work, P3 have the job of helping to organise the Infant Christmas Concert. This year we decided to call our enterprise team “Santa’s Little Helpers”. All the children from the nursery, primary 1, primary 2 and primary 3will be singing in ‘A Christmas Concert’ on Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th […]

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Platform Games

To celebrate Mario’s 25th Birthday, we’ve been designing some platform games of our own using 2Simple software. After creating our games we let our classmates play them and suggest ways to make improvements. What do you think of our game designs?

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

Flat Stanley

We’ve been reading about the adventures of Flat Stanley in class. We decided work in groups to make a giant Flat Stanley, hoping we could fly him just like a kite as Arthur did in the story. We used our yellow and black thinking hats to evaluate how we got on. Leave a comment using […]

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Beebot reviews for P2K!

A review for Cameron, Katie, Peter and Abby A review for Holly J, Jacob and Blair A review for Katie, Jessica and Harry N A review for Ellie, Kyle, Alasdair and Holly F A review for Lucy, Sophie, Adam and Lewis A review for Eve, Euan, Mia and Mia   A review for Millie, Harry […]

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

Beebot Challenge – Part 2

   We thought the P2K mats were excellent! We liked the different themes for the mats and the colours used were very eye-catching. Our beebots enjoyed using the mats and so did we, but it was tricky making sure we didn’t go into the danger spots! Thank you P2K 🙂

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

Winter Olympics

Over the next 2 weeks our topic will be the Winter Olympics. We’ll be learning about the modern olympics, Canada and even hosting our own class olympics with the help of the wii! Today we used our olympic team spirit to work as a group to create our own olympic rings. How do you think […]

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

Solar System

Our new topic is Earth, sun and moon, but we also wanted to learn a little about the rest of the solar system. We worked in groups of 3 or 4 to make a solar system. We had to use special skills such as cutting and sticking and also listening and sharing. We had to […]

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

White Hat Thinking

Today we made white thinking hats, this will help us to focus our thinking skills. White hats means we’re looking for facts. Leave a comment with 3 facts about yourself.