School News

Marvellous Maths

Miss Robinson's maths class have been learning how to use practical maths equipment to help then understands the place value of digits within a number (tens & ones),and to help them learn their times tables.

Super Safety Week

All of the children have been learning about howto stay safe in various situations this week. We have had visitors in school from lots of places; the environment agency taught them how to stay safe during floods,the council taught them how to cross roads safely, the...

Popping Art

As part of our art unit this half term, class 9 have been exploring 3D sculpture . This week we have been using paper. The children learnt how to use different techniques such as fringing, folding, spirals, and loops in order to make paper stand out on the page. They...

Quadrilateral Crazy

Year 4 have been reinforcing their knowledge of quadrilaterals. They were given two different straw lengths and they had to  investigate how many different quadrilateral shapes they could make. We then discussed each shape's properties and used vocabulary like equal,...

Centre for Life Visit

Wow! What a fantastic day at the Centre for Life! Class 7 have thoroughly enjoyed exploring robots, learning about the universe in the planetarium and taking part in a workshop about light, dark and shadows.  I am sure they will sleep well tonight!  

What’s under here?

this week we are learning about vegetables and where they grow. First of all, we identified the vegetables. Then we looked at the different colours and shapes of the vegetables. We noticed that some vegetables had green leaves but the part we eat  is not always green....

Veg to the Rescue!

We designed and made vegetable superheroes. We brought in a vegetable of our choice and turned it into a superhero by adding a mask and cape and any other decorations. We gave our super veg a name and thought about what kind of questions we might ask it

Harvest Baking

Class 5 learnt how to make bread and how flour is made from the wheat harvest. We put our muscles to work kneading the dough and crafted a beautiful Harvest Wheat sheaf. It looked and smelled yummy! Next we will be learning to write our own recipes and instructions...

Monster Face Biscuits

We decorated biscuits today and wrote instructions on what we did. We covered a biscuit with icing and then added decorations to make a monster face. We thought about which instruction should be first and which instruction should be last. We used time connectives like...

Interview with Max

This week we tried some hot seating drama. One of us pretended to be Max and we asked them questions. We had to come up with some interesting questions about the story and we tried to find out about the character of Max. We also tried hot seating for a Wild thing and...