In Y4/5D we have been practicing different yoga positions. We have been trying to stay focused and calm.
The children used their ordering skills to solve a code cracking challenge.
Our Year 5 children have been learning about Space this term and have been learning about astronauts through the medium of art. They have used pencil to sketch to create some beautiful drawings.
Today we held our first meeting with Huddersfield University ready to start our research project based on the Coronavirus Chronicles. We will be working with our lockdown legends across our four schools and our Spanish Partner school Los Albares. The children will be completing creative challenges during the summer to showcase how they have shown […]
Our Year 5s have had a Google Meet this morning to discuss crowdfunding and ways to support raising money for the Leaf Centre. We will be developing these further in our next meeting on Friday. Thank you everyone for your fabulous ideas and creativity. We can’t wait to share them with you.
Today we had our second meeting with Abbey School sharing our amazing artwork and shops. Thinking about creating a high street of the future. We had some wonderful ideas and some flying cars and drones. Amazing learning everyone we can’t wait to share our jingles in September.
Our NEMESIS team continued their Artwork and Textiles project developing their high street or the further. The 3D element is now coming to life. Well done everyone we are so proud of you and can’t wait to share them with Abbey School and see what wonderful things they have produced.
Today we had the most fabulous awards celebration with our children that were in school. Mrs Fearnley, Myself and Mrs Tunks visited each bubble in turn while the class teachers gave out their awards. The whole school were able to watch the celebration via Google Meet. We are so proud of all of our children […]
Tomorrow is our Willow Tree Oscars Ceremony, here are our nominees for the Best Educational Film – Good Luck everyone.
Welcome to Y4/5D this year your new teachers will be – Miss Darby Miss O’Neill Mrs Longmore We are so excited to meet you and can’t wait to receive your letters, we know you are going to have a fabulous year with us.
Today Mrs Elliott’s nurture group worked with Mrs Slack developing their NEMESIS projects. They have been transforming their Artwork into textiles shops. We can’t wait to see them finished. Well done everyone you’ve really developed new skills.
Session 2 of our art workshop. The children are really enjoying designing their new shops for the future. Mrs Slack is going to work with the children to develop them into 3D textile projects.
Today the Children started to work on their NEMESIS art project ready for their next meeting with Abbey School. The children have some fabulous ideas and we can’t wait to share them with you.
Today we had our first Nemesis meeting with Abbey School, the children were set a task to introduce themselves today and learn a little bit about each other before the project starts. The children had to say …. Their Name: Age: Fun Fact: Best part of being in Lockdown: Most difficult part: How had they […]
Well done KS2 for taking part in Virtual Sports Day.
Today Mr Parkin and I went to school to complete a site survey and see the progress of the Year 5 NEMESIS project. Today they were clearing the site and removing all the bricks. We can’t wait to continue to share the updates with you all.
Here is our favourite Maths Leader, Dance teacher and Scientist sharing some wonderful videos to support children and families with Fraction calculations. Good Luck Everyone and give them a try. Introduction using Chocolate, Lesson 1 – Finding Equivalent Fractions Lesson 2 – Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers Lesson 3 – Adding and Subtracting Simple […]
Great to see so many children. Well done to everyone that joined in. Jacob was our overall winner.
Here are some examples of the moon sketches the children have drawn at home. You can see their use of tone and texture.
Today in 4/5D we have met Digby the dog and Shelly the tortoise on our zoom call with Miss Darby’s class. It was lovely to see all these amazing faces. Andrew did a hoopla and Hannah did handstands. We also saw some fabulous space buggies form their science learning. Next week we have a science […]
Here is our learning journey this term for your children from REY-Y6, we hope it helps you support your child through their learning. The teachers have worked extremely hard to plan exciting, engaging and practical activities. Good Luck everyone through social distancing we will continue to be the best that we can be and remember […]
Today we held our first online meeting with John Capper from Oakworth Homes, Robert Elliott our local Councillor, Jen Wall from SEI and our Teachers and children. It was lovely to have everyone together online to discuss the ways forward for Project 525, The LEAF Center.Mrs Fearnley so proud of the children and parents for […]
4/5D wanted to wish you all a Happy Easter and share some of their Artwork with you. I hope you have a wonderful day staying safe.
Here are some more support videos for parents and children on how we teach children to multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000. Good luck everyone and we hope you find these useful.
Last week, some very lucky year 5 mathematicians got to go to Crowden to do different activities which linked to problem solving in maths. I was amazed at the reasoning and problem solving skills of our children. Everyone was really brave doing the crate stacking and zip wiring. It was also great to see the […]
Today, Y4/5D and Y5P have had lots of fun learning about film and animation at Bradford Media Museum. We looked at lots of examples of early animations and photography. We also looked at gaming devices over time and leant about how animation is used to create games.
What a wonderful end to a busy week, we said goodbye to Greasbrough who are returning back to their school on Monday. We have really enjoyed having them and wish them lots of luck back at school. We have celebrated Maths passports, Hot Reads and children who deserved a special mentions including Ben, Noah, Maisie, […]
After a fabulous three days at Ilam Hall our year 4 children have been reunited with their families. It was lovely watch to the excitement and hugs given. Thank you to everyone who has followed our residential blog and for supporting the staff. Here are a few of our favourite pictures.
The children have been working really hard on their animations, using the technique of stop motion. They have used the software I can animate to make their own short films.