The children in 3M love science and have really enjoyed testing magnets of different side and strength. The children have thought carefully about fair testing and how they might showcase their results.
Y3M are working alongside the British Heart Foundation who is their Community member this term. The children have shared their ideas on various projects they would like to do and the parents are fully onboard. The children have learnt so much about the heart within humans and within animals. The children are so excited about […]
I just wanted to say how proud I am of all the children and staff in our school who have created some fabulous displays in our hall this year. The there has been seasons linked to science and the arts. The Teachers set to work last to transform our hall. We hope you love our […]
The children in Y3M have explored the Christingle and explained what all the parts represent. A Christingle is a symbolic object used in the Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany services of many Christian denominations. Christingle, from a word of German origin, Christkindl, meaning ‘Little Christ Child’, is used to celebrate Jesus Christ as the “Light of the World”.Some beautiful […]
The children have really enjoyed making their Christmas fayre products this week for their families to buy! We made reindeer hot chocolates and reindeer dust! When scooping the mixture we counted how many scoops we put in the cone to make our hot chocolate reindeers! The children couldn’t wait to take them home!
A message from the Library Service Just in case you missed them here are the links to our play lists of stories for you to enjoy while we can’t come to schools. Picture books https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-co2TANm9_VrKFzbvl6iVSuX Groosham Grange- Key stage 2 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-cqe4SwFPbe-MRQvXuTX3v2q Magic Finger https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-crOwQyqw1xMjJrOoOIGCzJA Worlds worst teachers https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-cpVAOnsJ0-61GWMJ7VRRtTG Nowhere Emporium- Key stage 2 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-crIezSyNelYNzaQkmFzsPbW Have […]
As part of our understanding of British Values, we acknowledge that not everyone will celebrate Christingle or Christmas. Children who do not celebrate this festival had an alternative task, to create an image of what this time of year means for them 👍🏻😀
We are really looking forward to continuing our art projects next week!
Y4/5D have started making their Santa cups for the Christmas Fair. They really liked creating their design and making their final product.
Y6H are enjoying making their Christmas Fair Enterprise projects. They would love fabulous on your tree at home. Well done everyone they are looking great.
This week we have started our group activities in art. We are practising many skills such as printing, zentangle patterns, sewing and weaving.
Spread a little happiness with this months Kindness Calendar. https://www.actionforhappiness.org/calendars Make your friends and family smile this December with a little act of Kindness.
The UK Parliament engagement team delivered a fabulous assembly to our KS2 children. They introduced how parliament works, what MPs do, the role of the House of Lords and how laws are made. Thank you so much our children thoroughly enjoyed it.
Y3/4P have loved making vegetable soup this week. The children really enjoyed learning all about the vegetables and cooking technique. Here they are in action learning all about survival ready to write their instructions.
Yesterday we attended a live webinar all about Antarctica – as part of #AntarcticaWeek Festival 2020 (@GlacierThwaites). We loved learning facts about what animals live there and how to keep warm. Thank you Mrs Burkinshaw for organising this for us! 🐧🐳🦭❄️❄️❄️❄️
We used story maps to help us retell ‘How Giraffe became so tall’ Using Chromebooks, we made an electronic version of our story. Children were working between home and school to complete the full 15 parts to their Tinga Tanga tale. Amelia’s E-book: https://www.purplemash.com/?~c3c9MjU4NTc1MyZzZz05YTUwYjE1YjYyNTM0ZmQ5NGIxM2RhZTFmYzQ2NjAxMg== Carter’s E-book: https://www.purplemash.com/?~c3c9MjU5NjMzNiZzZz03ZGVjZmRmMzIyYzkyYTU0NGE3MTgxMDAyMjI5NGYwMg== Darcie’s E-book: https://www.purplemash.com/?~c3c9MjU4NTc3MyZzZz02YTUwOTBlNmIxYjdhMGNhMjBmZGM3YzczOTM5NzgzNQ== Grace’s E-book: https://www.purplemash.com/?~c3c9MjU4NTc3NyZzZz03NjMyYjVhYjRjNDI3NjE2M2FjZjNmOWE0MWQwMzViOA== Khalifa’s E-book: […]
1/2P have been enjoying utilising the Ks1 outdoor area for learning. We have done lots of brilliant learning outside, all whilst having lots of fun! This week, we have used our area for Phonics, Literacy and Numeracy learning. For Literacy, we looked at word classes and concentrated on nouns. We thought about what we could […]
This week we have looked at the amazing text ‘After the Fall’ by Dan Santat. We considered the deeper meaning within the story and discussed how we can be resilient and have a ‘Growth Mindset’. Our children were brilliant at this and we had a really meaningful discussion. We then closed our eyes and thought […]
Mrs Elliott loves getting the Children outdoors.
Thank you so much for all your support with our understanding of Diwali.
Today 6B have had some interesting discussions around Covid 19 and have organised statements on the agree-disagree line. We have had to agreed disagreeably with each and used various talk techniques to get our points of view heard, such as thumbs in, palms up and talk token.
This week we looked at the book ‘After the fall’ and discussed how we can be resilient. Here are our suggestions…
We have been weighing apples this week using our large scales outside linked to our story ‘The Helpful Hedgehog’. The children enjoyed putting the apples in the bucket and watching the scales move to see which bucket weighed the heaviest and which bucket was the lightest!
Y3/4P have had their first Co-Creation lab with Safe at Last and some of our fabulous parents. The class had spokesmen and spokeswomen who delivered a fabulous presentation sharing their ideas with the group. The children have made some decisions as to what they would like to do this term and next term. The children […]
Today we had so much to celebrate. We have some fantastic Science models in 3M of some steel men linked to their class text. 4/5D have some fabulous seasonal science learning and 1S showcased their new outdoor learning area. Well done to all our Shield and Golden Leaf winners this week.
Here is today’s Newsletter we hope you enjoy all the wonderful learning and experiences that have been happening this fortnight.
Y5P enjoyed their dance workshop which linked to the Festival of light.
This week we have had a week looking at aspects of Winter. We have completed some art learning linked to the season Winter. We have also had a science morning where we looked at the impact salt has on ice and the freezing point depression. Children loved the morning as seen by some of the […]