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Homesteading Year 3: 2019 - 2020

9.12.19 Year 3 Art

It was cold and windy today, so we decided to go and do some crafts in the art room. It was warmer and we had a great time.


22.11.19 Year 6 Homesteading

We had a really busy day, we split into 3 groups and got to work. We cleaned out the guinea pigs, dug out the gardens (Which is a big job) and went to the garden to lay a new path, clean up, turn the compost and finish our seed catologue. A great time but tiring, […]


Homesteading – Outdoor Art 21/11/2019

We went outside and made outdoor art with natural resources in our tree circle area. (Arthur) I made a tree using one large log and lots of leaves. Making this was fun. (Kobi) It was fun making the ship art together.We made our ship using a plank of wood, twigs, leaves and part of a […]


20.11.19 Year 5 Circus

We started planning our routines today. That meant that each group was doing something different. It was inspiring to see the lifts and balancing that we achieved. Next week will be amazing.


20.11.19 Year 5 Homesteading

We had a really busy morning, we cleaned out the chickens, raked and re-barked the chicken run as well as clearing out the poly-tunnel and making sure all the plants were watered. Then some of us went and played in the tree circle. We made hammocks and dens as well as a huge mud kitchen, […]


18.11.19 Year 3 Outside learning

The sun was shinning and we had a lovely afternoon. We got the clay out, and we made some beautiful things. We also built dens and tried out our new bug hunting set. It was very exciting and we had a lovely time.


18.11.19 Year 3 Homesteading

Today the animal care group were very busy, we cleaned the guinea pigs out and then learned how to hoover up after ourselves. We matched up animal fact cards and talked about how guinea pigs might show that they were scared or happy. We had a lovely time and can;t wait for next week.


15.11.19 Year 6 Homesteading

We had a busy day, Lucas is still on holiday so along with the gardening we had to pick up the sweeping and bins. Still we managed to get lots done and make a path through the garden and clean the animal. Phew definitely a hectic morning.


14.11.19 Year 4 Art

Today the weather was appalling. Despite that we went out all morning. We were very wet still this afternoon so we decided to do some art. Anything nature themed went. We had an amazing time and produced some great work.


13.11.19 Year 5 Forest School

It was a amazingly sunny afternoon. We set up a kitchen and started to look at how we would start a fire. We used a flint and steel and cotton wool at first (this took some practice). Then we look at different things and how easy they were to burn. Mrs Mann will teach us […]