An Aveley Primary Blog

31 postmen? That’s not something you see every day right?!

Confused?.. Don’t worry, we’ll explain all about it!

With the sun coming out, and our topic being focused on our local environment, we had the PERFECT opportunity to take our learning outside of the classroom, and head up the road to the High Street..

Not only did we head off to explore and observe our local area, but we had a very important mission. Having spent some time discussing where we live,  we now know lots more about our personal addresses.

Rather than type them into a ‘Sat Nav’ and visit everyone’s houses, we thought about why else we need addresses… for the postman! So we decided to write ourselves  some special letters that we could post to arrive at our houses in a few days time.

Take a look at us carefully writing our addresses onto our envelopes:

.. and once they were stuffed full of our fantastic writing, with a stamp, ready to post:


And off we went…

Once we had observed lots of different things on the High Street (including the bakery making Miss Stephenson extremely hungry!), we posted our all-important letters:




Now it’s just time to wait for them to come flying through our letter boxes!