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 10 5.11.18

This week Giraffe Class have been learning:



  • We looked at the life of Rosa Parks.
  • We discussed the meaning of ‘fair’ and ‘unfair’ in relation to Rosa Parks and formed our own opinions.
  • We wrote about how Rosa may have felt.
  • We had a debate over Mrs Cooper’s new rule;  should girls go to lunch first?
  • We wrote letters to Mrs Cooper explaining reasons for our opinions and views.



  • We began to look at multiplication.
  • We counted in twos, fives and tens and found multiples of different numbers.
  • We found out about the relationship between repeated addition and multiplication.
  • We used arrays to multiply.



  • We finished our topic on ‘London’ with an extra special visit from the fire service, who talked all about fire safety.
  • We made poppies to commemorate 100 years since the end of World War 1.
  • We enjoyed gymnastics with Mrs Charles and practised jumping, stretching and rolling!


What a brilliant first week back, well done!


Next week we will be beginning our new topic focusing on Michael Rosen. We will be finding out about his life and performing a selection of his poems.