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Our art leader Miss Stubbs has been blown away this week. She was thrilled with the amount of concentration and resilience the children are putting into sketching and using our new techniques to make our sketches more detailed. Here are the artists of 3/4P with their amazing art learning!
This week we finished our DT project by making a moving London bus. We did an amazing job! We even used equipment to cut the dowel for our own axels.
This week the children have spent time publishing their non chronological reports about ‘London Landmarks’. This piece of learning has taken quite a few weeks to write, edit and improve and the children have taken such pride in the presentation of their final published piece of the school year!
2WB have been working hard to improve their skills in PE. We have been practising our over and underarm throws, catching and fielding skills.
This half term the children have worked incredibly hard to research, plan, design, make and evaluate their own London Bus with moving wheels. The resilience, problem solving and teamwork these children have shown has been amazing and is reflected in the excellent outcomes they produced.
What a fabulous celebration this week, discussing all the wonderful achievements. A huge thank you to Miss Stubbs our staff star of the week and Chloe who received our Head Teachers Award. We are really proud of you all.
Mrs Oram has been working hard on the KS1 Playground to come up with creative ways to develop teamwork. Our children have loved the new the activities that are on offer, thank you so much Mrs Oram we are so lucky to have you in our school.
It is amazing to see our super confident reading champions taking over at story time! We are enjoying sharing our favourite stories from home 📖
After considering what medicines can include and how they might look, we discussed some real life scenarios and thought about how we would handle the same situation. The children then wrote about what they had learned.
Today, the children really enjoyed their Yoga class, exploring a range of positions to improve their balance and posture.
We are so proud of our Golden shield winners and showcasing some fantastic learning outcomes. We are so proud of you all. A huge well done to Charlie receiving the Head Teachers award for his positive attitude, resilience and how he has grown in confidence.
Congratulations to Keppel on winning this years house treat and over taking Hoober who have won for the last three years. Well done to all 99 children and 12 staff who were successful. We can’t wait to start the challenge again in transition. Good luck everyone and keep collecting your points.
KS1 children in our Keppel house team enjoyed their amazing treat day!
We really enjoyed today’s storyteller reading her favourite book! 📖
We are so lucky to have great readers who like to share their favourite books in Y2!
This week we took our learning outside and had great fun drawing mazes and paths to direct our friends through. We used lots of positional language including quarter turn clockwise and anti clockwise instead of saying turn left and turn right.
We love it when we have storytelling volunteers…
As part of our London topic, we had a workshop yesterday to enjoy interactive learning activities about the Great Fire of London. The children did freeze frames, bucket relays and re-enacted various parts of the historical events. It was a fabulous opportunity to apply and embed the learning we have done in class. […]
We had some new readers volunteering for peer story time today 👍🏻😀
This week we celebrated our achievements in school. Starting with the wonderful achievements of our Foundation and KS1 children with their phonics. There has been some outstanding progress at all levels and we couldn’t be prouder. As we moved through school we looked at learning across a range of subjects and really enjoyed watching our […]
Here is this weeks Newsletter, we hope you enjoy seeing all the wonderful things that have happened over the last fortnight.
This morning at break 2WB did the “keepy uppy” challenge for National Football Week. They all had such a wonderful time. 15 children took part. Our winner was Carter with 6, Kieran with 5 and Ewan and Ronnie joint 3rd with 4. Mrs Oram only managed 2. She is going to try again with tomorrow’s new […]
Today our children celebrated their achievements as it is Record of Achievement day. They have identified improvements and next steps both academically and personally. It has been wonderful to go around the classes and see the discussions happening. All children are really confident and able to talk about themselves as a learner, a friend and […]
Special Mentions Assembly Sharing the learning journey, learning outcomes and celebrating our Dojo stars of the week. A huge congratulations to Emmie and Bella achieving the Head Teachers Award for their commitment to Beat the Street. Congratulations to Willow who achieved staff star of the week, he has settled into school life really well and […]
Earlier this week, we took advantage of the snippet of sunshine to take our learning outside. We were comparing volume and capacity using jugs, various shaped containers and water. We loved solving the problem of how we were going to compare the capacity of 3 containers against each other. There were a few spills but […]
Today we discussed substances that may or may not harm our bodies. We thought about how substances may get into our bodies and which ones we know are dangerous ☠️
Today, the children used chalk pastels to create a fire effect by buildings layers of colour and texture. We then created skyline silhouettes from our research of London in 1666.
We celebrated all our achievements this week in Special Mentions, our Year 1 children are really development their computing skills. We have shown some fabulous design and technology skills within History. In Literacy the children have produced some high quality examples of learning. Well done everyone.