I enjoyed seeing the Olympic torch!
Did you see it? It was amazing! The torch was bigger than I imagined, and it looked fantastic. I loved the design with the holes and the logo, and it shimmered in the evening sunshine. I saw a few of you with your torches too… they looked great too. I didn’t get many pictures, but here are a few. If your family took some photos, perhaps you can post them on the blog too.
This week we are going to begin to read lots of Horrid Henry stories and we will be working towards writing our own version of Horrid Henry.
In our Creative sessions we are going to design our own Snakes and Ladders boards, which we will be able to play with each other, and will also take to teach Year 1 how to play. Count on has a good interactive version of Snakes and Ladders, and lots of other great Maths stuff.
This year the Olympic torch is gold. Would you believe that it was lit in Greece!Did you know that the Olympic torch has alot of gas inside it so than the fire does not go of ? Another amazing fact is that the Olympic torch is coming up Harehills lane on Sunday. The torch every year is a different colour and it is amazing! Did you know that for each Olympics a new flame is started? Would you believe that the Olympic torch has 8000 holes because there 8000 people that take part?
The Olympic torch was lit in Greece. Did you know that the Olympic Torch is coming to harehills on sunday ? Would you believe that the flame was lit by the sun. It took 130 days to go to china. Another amazing fact is that this year it is gold. Yesterday the olympictorch travelled from Hull to York and today is going from York to Carlisle.In my opinion this is simalar to an ice cream cone. The olympic torch has eight thousand holes because there are eight thousand runners.Did you know that David Beckam brought the olympic torch tothe uk.
On Sunday the olympic torch wiil be coming up Harehills Lane. It was
lit in Greece but Greece is far away from England.It travels to
the host city London. On 19th June the olympic went from Hull to
York.Some of th olympic torches look like real swords.last
year the olympic torch was white. There are 8000 runners.Did you
know that David Beckam bought the olympic torch to the UK?
Did you know that Olympic torch was lit in Greece?
Would you believe that the Olympic Torch travels to the host city London. Another amazing fact is that it is coming to Harehills Lane! Did you know that some of the Olympic torches look like real swords? You wouldn’t believe that the Olympic torch has 8000 thousand holes on it.
The Olympic torch was lit in Greece. Did you know that the olympic torch has gas inside it. Would you believe that the olympic torch travels by aeroplane?Did you know that the Olympic torch changes every year :..)
I am in Mrs Shaw class and she has shown me some of your amazing work, my favourite was the chalk pictures in the playground. We are going to do one and we will send you a photo.
I also liked the maths games outside, when the weather changes we will go outside and do some maths and have some fun!!!
We have learned so many facts about the Olympic torch and now we are all very excited about seeing it on Harehills Lane on Sunday at about 6.30pm! We all designed and made our own models of torches, and then took them home ready for the event!
The Olympic Torch is coming down Harehills Lane on Sunday 24th June. Did you know that this year it is gold? Would you believe that it took one hundred and thirty days for the olympic torch to get to China from Greece in the 2008 Olympic Games? Another amazing fact is that it will travel around the UK for seventy days. An interesting fact is that the torch is lit in Greece and it has gas inside it. Yesterday the olympic torch travelled to York from Hull. In my opinion the olympic torch is similar to an ice-cream cone. Did you know that the olympic torch has eight thousand holes because there are eight thousand people taking part?
The Olympic torch will travel to the host city london.Would you believe the Olympic torch will come doun Hare hills lane? Did you know this year the Olympic torch is gold? Another amazing fact is that David Beckham held the Olympic torch! The torch has 8000 holes because there are 8000 runners in the relay.
The olympic torch is lit in Greece. Did you know that it will take 70 days to travel around the? Would you believe that this year the host city is London? Another amazing fact is that you this year it is gold and it is lit from the heat of the sun. An interesting fact is that the olympic torch is going to go down Harehills Lane. There was no torch relay in the ancient olympic games. The torch relay began at the 1936 games in Berlin, Germany. One of the torch exsploded because it had not been made properly! Did you know that David Beckham brought the olympic torch to the UK from Greece?
The Olympic Torch is lit in Greece. The torch host City is London and it is gold. David Beckham lit the olympics torch and he bought it back to the United Kindom. Did you know the Olyimpcs torch was lit by the sun? The olympic torch has eight thousand holes because there are eight thousand runners!
Did you know that the Olympic Torch is lit by the sun and 70 thousands people came to look at the Olympic Torch? Would you believe that after a mile they swap people and it is coming to england and Harehills Lane?Another amazingfact is when the Olympic Torch relay finishes they play games, then after it gets to the Olympic torch bit.An interesting fact is that David Becham lit the Olympic Torch and caried it back to england and it gets caried around in a little umberella and the Olympic Torch is gold this year.I think the Olympic Torch is cool because it has gas inside it and the fire never goes out because of the gas. Also the 1915 one is cooler then the 2012 one because it is better and it has red beads on it so it is the BEST goldone.Did you know that all or some Olympic torchs have have Olympic signs on it.Would you believe that theOlympic Torch has 8000 holes in it to make it lighter to hold and muhammad Ali carried the torch in 1996 also the dangerous dangerous dangerous Olympic Tourch is the mexico Olympic Torch made in 1968 because the fire kept burning people.
The olympic torch is lit in Greece this year . Did you know that the olympic torch is gold? The torch is coming to Harehills lane on Sunday 24th June? The olympic torch is coming to the host city London. The olympic torch has gas inside it. The olympic torch has 8000 holes in it because there are 8000 runners in the relay. David Beckham brought the olympic torch to the UK from Greece.
Would you believe the Olympic torch has got gas in side? Did you know the olympic torch takes 70 days to traval aaound the uk ?. Another amazing fact is this year the Olympic torch is gold . The Olympic torch is lit in Greece . The Olympic torch went to Harewood house . David Beckham brought the torch back to England . The torch is a triangular shape . It has 8000 holes because there are 8000 runners in the relay and it keeps it cool . The Olympics torch changes every year.
Did you know that the special olympic torch will travel around the uk for about 70 days and it has the olympic sign on it?Another amazing fact is that it was lit in Greece and this year it is gold.Some torches look like rael swords.For each olympics a new flame is started and there was no torch relay in the ancient olympics.After a short relay around Greece the flame is handed over to the host city at another ceremony in the panathenaiko staduim in Athens.The tradition of the olympic began during the ancient olympic games over 2700 years ago in Greece.Runners carry the torch during the relay but one or more backup flames travel with the runner and torch.During the games a sacred flame burned continually on the altar of the goddnes Hera.the flame is extinguished during the closing ceramony.The flame symbolized the death and rebirth of greek heroes.The host city selects the torchbearers and createsthe relay based on the International olympic comittee’s protocols.