Today in Beech Class the children went on a 'Learning Walk' to read and share each other's setting descriptions. They had so many wonderful things to say about each other's writing!
This afternoon, Beech Class explored what makes a good listener. We played a variety of different games and discovered that we weren't as good as we thought! The children decided that allowing someone space and time to think and speak was the greatest gift of a good listener.
Beech Class used their investigative skills to find out how much force was needed to pull a car across different surfaces. Beech Class also had a Skype call with a former Class mate. It was very exciting hearing about life in Nigeria.Nigeria.
This afternoon, the children explored relationships: the relationships we have with those around us and what makes a good relationship. They took part in a variety of team challenges, like Human Knot and Shoe Tower, and by the end they were able to explain some key aspects of good teamwork. They mentioned and demonstrated communication, … Continue reading Teamwork in Beech!
This afternoon, Beech Class learned about decision making and teamwork. They worked in groups to plan a school trip and used a range of strategies to resolve conflict and make informed decisions. The children decided that listening to others, giving others time to contribute to discussion and answer questions and using strategies like voting , … Continue reading Teamwork!