Today we looked for pictures of animals in a food chain, fox, beetle oakleaf, shrew and caterpillar. We put Them in the correct order. Next we looked at Matilda, Claires dog. we looked at the parts of her body that make her a predator in the food chain like the fox. She has strong legs, sharp teeth, sharp claws and big ears. Then we pretended we were bees and collected pollen to show how important bees are. After that we started painting animals and shields for our Meal barrow competition in the summer. Lastly we planted up some bulbs potatoes, strawberries and seeds in our plot.
Today we collected lots of different sticks.
We investigated nests from differnt birds.
We looked at what birds use to build nests.
We made our own nests.
We tried to think like a bird. What could we use??
All done. Team work.
Claire tested the nests with eggs.
3,4,5,6 lots of eggs fit in this one.
We matched beaks to birds.
We used utensils as beaks and collected food.
It is tricky being a bird.
We learned about food chains today.
We had to put the animals in food chain order.
We talked about foxes and their homes.
Looking at why the fox is high in the food chain.
We talked about why bees are important.
We got the nectar from the flowers(wotsits)
The nectar...we got very messy.
Sieving soil ready to plant.
We planted edible flowers!!
Looking at what plants need to make them healthy.
We found pictures around the allotment.
Barry the plant had been MURDERED!!
We looked for clues to solve the mystery.
It was Simon the Sunflower who killed Barry!!
We sieved soil to plant bulbs.
We put 3 different bulbs in our pot.
We fillrd the pot with soil.
We turned the soil ready to plant.
We made holes and planted the bulbs.