Bushey and Oxhey Infant School

Educating Today's Child for Tomorrow!

Proud to be part of Bushey Primary Education Federation Federation Headteacher: Mrs M Cooper MA NPQH

Week 1 8.1.18

This week Lion Class have been learning:



  • We looked at the poems of Michael Rosen.
  • We read and performed a variety of his poems using props and actions.
  • We wrote factfiles and biographies about Michael Rosen and his life and career.
  • We wrote our own versions of the ‘Michael Rosen Rap’ using rhyming words and interesting facts!



  • We looked at repeated addition and how this can be used to as an alternative to multiplication.
  • We began to look at multiplication by counting in twos, fives and tens.
  • We used arrays to multiply.
  • We solved problems by using arrays and multiplication facts.



  • We started our new topic; Michael Rosen.
  • We used the computers to research his life and create presentations to inform other people of what we had found out.
  • We used our imaginations to illustrate Michael Rosen poems .
  • We enjoyed sharing our learning with our parents and families in our ‘At Home’ session. We used our plans to write and perform our own raps!


Well done Lions on a brilliant first full week back!