This morning after looking at the story of Zaccheus in worship we had lots to celebrate. The following children were presented with their prize for winning the Easter Projects, we had so many amazing projects which made it very hard to choose. The winners were Yr.R Oliver and Isla, Yr.1 Acer and Faye, Yr.2 Molly and Abe, … Continue reading
Ian from Kic Theatre has been in school over the last couple of days running drama workshops with the classes. The children really enjoy his workshops and are always keen to participate.
Today year 5 and Eagles buddied up to complete a quest. We started the day by sharing a book ‘The Magic Beach’ by Alison Lester. It is a rhyming story about the wonders at a beach. Each verse looks at different elements and our buddies’ quest was to complete a sand sculpture based around one of … Continue reading
As part of our watery, coastal topic this term, year 5 have been learning a poem in order to be able to perform it and inspire their own writing. We will be working hard on powerful metaphors we could include about our sea themed poems amongst other classic poetic features such as rhyme.
Today Year 4 all went to the Beacon School to do a drama performance about peer pressure, we did it three times for different groups of children. The class were in six groups and they each created their own freeze frame pictures and a play on their given topic. All the groups then join together … Continue reading
On a Thursday morning after registration, classes get together to enjoy buddy reading. Now the summer is here we can enjoy reading together outdoors.
This week we have been thinking about why we read and what we read. We have been answering questions about our reading books with the aid of dice. We had three different dice; one of them had questions on about what to think of before we read a book, the second one had questions to … Continue reading
Year 4 have been enjoying a new book in literacy; ‘The Seal Children’ by Jackie Morris. They focused on the introduction and identified the powerful verbs. Then they thought about actions to enhance the verbs. They used drama and sound effects to emphasise the musical language to this beautiful myth about Selkies. We had perfect weather for … Continue reading
Below are some videos showing the correct pronunciation of the set 2 and 3 RWInc sounds. We hope this will help you to practice these with your child. A big thank you to our very able and willing volunteer in the videos!
Of course, every budding chef needs to taste their flapjacks so in the afternoon we headed out for our very own hill walk. We went equipped with comfortable shoes and clothes, water and our nutritious snack (flapjack) and marched our way up the mountain at the Coastal Park (the zig zag path!) We even managed … Continue reading