The beautiful sunny weather was a brilliant beginning for Gardening club which started this week. Our plan over the next half term and into the summer is to tidy and clear the overgrown garden and begin planting some vegetables in a few weeks time ready to harvest next term. If […]
Archive for February, 2019
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.
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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 […]
On Thursday afternoon, twenty children from Year 4, 5 and 6 were lucky enough to take part in a mini-trampoline workshop. During the workshop, children took part in small games and fitness activities all using the mini- trampolines. When the children returned to Year 6 they were certainly out of […]
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, […]
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 […]