28th February 2017

The Hobbit Workshop

  Following the production of ‘The Hobbit’, Year Five and Six took part in a workshop looking at how the performance was put together.  They considered how actors use their facial expressions, body language and voices to portray different characters in the play.  They were shown the stage props, scenery and lighting, how each of these Continue reading

Converting Measures – Maths Fun!

This week, Year 5 have been working hard converting different metric measurements. We worked with our partners to convert measurements and recognise equivalent measurements in order to complete a hexagonal puzzle with triangular pieces! Well done to Hope and Cass who were the first to finish the challenge!

Year 5 Air-Raid Role-Play

Year 5 have been learning about WW2. After learning that for the first six months of the war no bombs were dropped and people had begun calling it the ‘Phoney War’, it became very real after a speech from the Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, informing the nation that Hitler had invaded Belgium and The Netherlands. Continue reading

Pancake Day!

This afternoon in Owls we had a look at how other countries celebrated Pancake Day. We found out that Sweden eat a pastry called ‘Semla’, in Estonia they eat pea soup and in Iceland they eat salted meats and peas! The class voted and undoubtedly the most popular food to eat on Shrove Tuesday was Pancakes!!

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