June 2015

Trampolining Yr 4

Today we were lucky enough to have the opportunity to go to a trampolining centre in Canterbury. We started with safety rules and then learned to bounce correctly. Next came tuition in doing star jumps, knee tuck jumps and seat drops. To add to the fun the staff there then got out balls, a skipping Continue reading

Viking Ships

Yr. 6 planned and made a start on designing Viking longships today.  They looked at different methods of strengthening joins, safe practices for sawing and considered how to make their boats strong and durable.  They have made good headway and the boats are beginning to take shape as you can see below.

Yr. 6 Summer Term 2

During the second half of the Summer term, year 6 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:     Ratio and proportion, investigation techniques, the standard written methods for addition, subtraction multiplication and division, problem solving and investigations Literacy:        Creative writing, use of complex sentences, diary entries, reports and letters Science:           Investigations and forensics Geography:    Mountains Continue reading

Value of the Term: Perseverance

This term’s value is perseverance. We look at this in connection with the story from Mark 2:1-12 where the four friends took a paralyzed man to see Jesus. We had great fun re-enacting this story using a tarpaulin, the stage stairs and a puppet! We are sure your child will be able to tell you Continue reading

Ministry of Science Live!

Yesterday KS2 went to The Marlowe to watch a performance by The Ministry of Science Live. It was an excellent, exciting and informative show. We learnt about different types of energy, chemical reactions and some famous inventors and Scientists through history. There were some amazing explosions of light and sound, lots of people thought the Continue reading

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Year 5 – Term 3

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