Class Blogs

Year 4 – update

In English, we have been looking at the book ‘The Shaman’s Apprentice’. We went to Forest School and used drama to get some inspiration for our own writing. We have been exploring the difference between climate and weather, and presented our own weather forecasts for different places in the world.

This week in Year 6

This week has been on Spring 1 assessment week and Year 6 have worked incredibly hard. For this we used the 2017 SATs papers. As well as getting the children used to the style of the tests they will see in the SATs, it also gives a great insight into […]

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Year 4 – Number Day

We enjoyed a Maths filled day, raising money for the NSPCC. After counting all the 1p and 2p coins we tried to make the tallest tower we could. This required a great amount of perseverance! We also played card games, where we had to practise our addition and multiplication facts, […]

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Pennies from heaven

Year 2 were very proud of their unique tower as indeed was I. Similarly, I was delighted to hear the children in Year 2 counting in other languages. Year 2 are a very multicultural group and this is something to be truly celebrated. I keep telling the children about the […]

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Once upon a time in Reception

All the children are highly engaged in this terms topic on traditional tales. We have spent the last few weeks acting out stories including The Three Bears, The Three Pigs and the Three Billy Goats Gruff. As well as being lots of fun this has been an effective way to […]

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Year 4 update

This week we had fun at the sports hall festival trying out different sporting activities such as speed stacking, long jump and relay races. In Maths this week, we’ve been learning about converting units of measure, and in Art we have been using clay to create lids for our canopic […]

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The rumours are false!

I would like to point out immediately that rumours suggesting that there is no homework this week are false. I repeat : the rumours are false. When you log on to Mathletics you will notice that the children have been set two time tasks as this has been what we […]

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Year Five Show and Share

I have had a few question regarding the Year Five show and share session tomorrow afternoon. So I thought I would write a quick blog to clarify what will be happening. From 2:30pm the classroom will be open for you to come and visit and share some of the work […]

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Year 4 update

This week we’ve been busy learning about units of measure and converting between different units. We had great fun measuring how far we could jump and writing the distance in centimetres and in metres. We have started a new topic of ‘Rainforests’ and the children created some amazing fact files […]

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Year 6 Blog

The week Year 6 have spent a lot of time thinking about our value of perseverance. On Thursday I set the class the challenge of learning to juggle to the sound of moaning and groaning. “I can’t do it!”, “It’s too hard!” were just a couple of the phrases we […]

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