I couldn’t resist writing you all a chocolatey message (one that I can eat after!) It reminded me of us reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory together and creating your chocolate inventions!
I have really enjoyed teaching each and every one of you. We have learned so much this year together and it has been wonderful to watch you grow into mature, sensible, caring Year 2s with an incredible eagerness to learn, you will make fantastic Turtles.
I’m very proud of how much home learning you have done during this tricky time, your photos have put a smile to my face. It has been a strange end to the year and although I don’t get to see you in September, it won’t be long before I’m back and hopefully I’ll be able to bring along baby Catt for you all to meet!
Keep working hard in Key Stage 2, I have been telling your new teacher how fantastic you all are! Remember you can do anything you put your minds to. I miss you all very much.
Love from Mrs Catt xxx
I have missed you all so much over the last few months, but I keep remembering all the fun we had in class and on special days like World Book Day and our Christmas Nativity. I have really enjoyed seeing all the lovely photographs you have been sending Mrs Catt. You have obviously been working very hard and have completed some wonderful home learning. I have been in class with some of the Year 1 children who are also working hard and will soon be as big as you. I hope you liked seeing my cheeky squirrel friend, she is still visiting to collect nuts and she now brings her baby too! I bet you have all grown so much and will definitely be ready for Year 3 in September. You will make excellent Turtles and I know your new teacher Mrs Burton can’t wait to meet you all. I’m sure you have been having lots of fun at home too and I hope you all have a fantastic summer holiday.
Love from Mrs Collins x
Monday 20th July: IT'S PARTY TIME!
At Singlewell, we usually celebrate the end of the school year with a class party. Unfortunately, we are unable to do this together as a class this year, however it doesn’t mean you can’t have a celebratory party of your own with family.
You have all continued to work incredibly hard, trying your best in this tricky time and we want you to know how proud we are of you all.
Below you will find a selection of ideas to help get your party started. We would love to see any photos you take so do email them over to your teacher!
Dear Pufferfish Class,
Another term completed, you are all really missed,
Home learning tasks completed, working through a fun list!
Your photos and wonderful work have been fantastic to see,
From exploring in the garden to helping prepare your tea!
Your Supertato adventures have been really quite exciting,
Also the treasure chests you have made covered in sparkle and the pirate codes you’ve been writing!
Maths and English a plenty, I’ve seen the concentration on your faces,
Baking delicious cakes, long walks outside, and in your gardens, obstacle races!
It can be really tricky not seeing each other at school,
Please enjoy the sunshine but do keep cool!
It was lovely to catch up with lots of you on the phone,
I’m sure you are almost looking like Year 3s already and have undoubtedly grown!
I am a very proud teacher and miss you all greatly,
You have all been fantastic and worked so hard lately,
It hopefully won’t be long until we see each other again,
For now stay safe, stay healthy and carry on being little gems!
I hope you all have a brilliant half term and enjoy the beautiful weather. Little man is growing every day and loves to kick away in my tummy. Please do carry on sending me photos and letting me know what you get up to, it really does make my day! I can see you are learning so many new skills, probably without realising! Over the half term please have a well-earned rest (adults too!). If you’re looking for a task to keep busy, aside from water fights, cooking, obstacle races and so on…perhaps you could make a time capsule…
Can you make your very own time capsule so that when you are older you can look back at this time and remember all of the things you did?
Ideas for your time capsule: On a piece of paper (you can decorate this if you like) you could write:
· Your name
· What day it is
· Who you live with
· How old you are
· What you want to be when you’re older
· Things you have really enjoyed at the moment, e.g. spending time with family, playing board games etc.
You could also draw a picture of you and your family or include a real photo to look back at in the future. Add in some things that you want to remember this year by. Maybe a rainbow picture, a thank you picture for the NHS, things that might remind you of all the things you did this spring/ summer.
Lots of Love,
P.S. Dear Pufferfish Class,
I hope you have all been enjoying the lovely weather. I have been keeping busy in the garden and have even made a new friend. Stay safe and I miss you all
Lots of love,
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23rd April 2020
I have really missed coming to school every day to see your lovely bunch of smiles! I hope you’re enjoying your time at home with your families and enjoying this glorious Spring weather. I’m sure your grownups are being excellent teachers and I look forward to seeing what you have been up to. Please send lots of pictures whether it be PE, English, exploring, baking, drawing etc as I would love to see them!
Enjoy being Pirates as part of our topic this week, make sure you give extra ‘ARRRRRRS!’ and ‘AHOYS!’ when completing any ‘piratey’ tasks. I have noticed some of you have earned reading eggs already and lots of certificates on Mathletics, well done!
I’m sure you have been creating some extra noise for our wonderful NHS on a Thursday evening so I will be listening carefully and looking out for beautiful rainbows.
Mrs Collins also says hello and hopes you’re all working hard and staying safe.
Hopefully it won't be long before we are all back together again, but for now take care of yourselves, be kind to everyone and keep safe. Spikey misses you all too!
Stay happy and healthy.
P.S. I know lots of you were trying to guess if I was having a boy or a girl before the holidays so I thought it would also be a nice time to share that I found out I’ll be having a…. baby boy!