9th July 2015

Colchester Zoo – Yr.6

Along with Year 3, Year 6 went to Colchester Zoo today. It was an excellent day full of amazing animals. Some of the highlights for the children were the bird of prey display, the underwater sea lion viewing tunnel, holding stick insects, feeding lorikeets nectar, feeding elephants and giraffes by hand and the walk through Continue reading

Year Five KIC Theatre

On Tuesday 7th July Ian from KIC Theatre came in to school. His session with Year Five consisted of lots of imaginative talk about space and aliens. This linked in with the topic we have been looking at this term and allowed the children to show off some of their knowledge. It also created new avenues Continue reading

Year Five Rounders Tournament

Today Year Five took part in a Year Five/Six Rounders tournament the competition was comprised of nine teams from four different schools. We had a beautiful afternoon for it on the Girls School field. The children played well improving with every match. They all really enjoyed themselves and showed excellent sportsmanship throughout! The teams ended Continue reading

Year 2 Catch Cricket

This week the children in Year 2 took part in a cricket workshop. They were able to develop their general ball skills and understanding of cricket through a series of throwing, bowling, batting and catching activities. The coach commended the class and  said that due to the children’s enthusiasm, they were his best and most Continue reading

Junk Modelling

Whilst half the class were out doing Scootability, the other half were in the classroom participating’ in Junk Modelling’. Their task was to create something in relation to our topic of transport. We ended up with cars, rockets, roundabouts, hovercrafts and a host of other interesting modes of transport.    

Year 4 Drama Workshop

This afternoon we had a drama workshop facilitated by Ian from KIC Theatre. The activities followed our topic of transport and everyone had a great time and behaved fantastically as usual.

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