Class Chancellor's Enquiry Landing

Class Chancellor have come to an end of their Right and Wrong Enquiry. Looking at Trophy Hunting has been very challenging. The ideas we had about killing animals for fun were challenged as we heard both sides of the story and we ended up with a 50/50 split in our room of children who agreed and disagreed with Trophy Hunting.

Our balanced arguments in Literacy took some time to write as we were researching and learning alongside our writing. However, the children should be proud of the work they achieved. Some have written nearly 5 pages and the quality of the language and sentence structures they have used is phenomenal.

Here are some highlights:

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Landing our last Enquiry and beginning a new one :)

Enquiry Update

We landed our last Enquiry: How do we celebrate Christmas now when compared to 100 years ago? – with a bang!. Thank you to all the parents who came to watch our Carol Concert. The children worked so hard writing lyrics and melodies and the outcomes were fantastic: witty, thoughtful, inspiring and informative.

If you didn’t manage to attend – here are some pictures

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Expressing Ourselves

Enquiry

How do we celebrate Christmas now when compared to 100 years ago?

We are feeling Christmas spirit here in Class Chancellor. Our Enquiry has taken us on a journey of many religions and religious practices. We’ve wondered about Gods and Prophets, Creation and Heaven, Floods and Samaritans – but finally we’ve reached a wonder that got us all excited – Christmas!

We’re currently composing some musical masterpieces to put together into a Carol concert for you. Along with some well-known classics and mince pies to nibble on.

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Landing Our Enquiry – All About Me

Class Chancellor have been thinking about our bodies and the foods that we need to keep our bodies healthy.

But, what were we going to do with all this information? Fortuntately, Miss Hughes had recruited some help from her friends so what we could put our knew knowledge to use…

Miss Hughes’ email account was inundated with emails reuqesting advice from our newly acquired knowledge!

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How can I be the most effective version of me?

We’ve had a busy few weeks here in Class Chancellor. We’ve wondered and wondered and finally begun to answer our Enquiry question: How can I best the most effective version of me? We’re looking at healthy eating, different food types and pushing our bodies to the limits. We have begun by learning about the different food types and why our bodies need them – and how these nutrients are absorbed by the digestive system.

 

We are going to plan meals for different people with different needs. Like a vegetarian or a sportsman.

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