As part of their work about dissolving Yr.6 worked to separate solutions. They found that water evaporates very slowly in normal classroom conditions. Therefore to speed the process up they heated their solutions over a candle flame. This caused the water to evaporate leaving the salt crystals behind in the tray. If they held a … Continue reading
Today the whole school went to church with our Love in a Box gifts all wrapped up ready for Christmas. This year the boxes will head across Europe to orphanages in Moldova. In church we all sang fun songs, found out about Moldova, some children found the little country on a world map, a few … Continue reading
Yr.6 created some art based on artist Rae Smith’s work. In her illustrated version of War Horse she uses simple black and white patterns to create amazing scenes from WWI. Her work was also used in the backdrop to the musical version of War Horse that lots of the children went to see. The red … Continue reading
Yr.6 investigated air resistance this morning using paper sycamore seeds. They worked in pairs to decide which variable they wanted to test to find out if it affected the length of time the spinner took to fall to the ground. Some children changed the number of paper clips on the spinner, some the size of … Continue reading
Today our group of worship leaders guided us through their story helping all the children, who were all sat with their buddies, understand the meaning behind it. The message was about being wise, to be wise we all need to use the things we learn rather than only hear it and move on and not … Continue reading
This week Year 1 have been planting daffodils bulbs ready for spring. We had to dig a hole, plant the bulb with the roots pointing down then cover it with soil. We can’t wait to see them flower!
During our worship today we celebrated the work the children have been doing in independent learning on families. Some children were chosen to show the rest of the school their work.
In our Science lesson today we discussed the different habitats of the creatures we might find around the world and particularly the ones that live in England. We found that we spoke the most about the larger animals and totally forgot that there are many unseen creatures that live at floor level. Therefore, we went … Continue reading
Today we had an opportunity for a bit of drama! Years 1, 2 & 3 took part in a drama workshop about knights and princesses. Katy came in from Dram4All and told the story of King Arthur and Camelot. She told the story through several different characters such as, Merlin and the scheming Morgan Le … Continue reading
Today was our last worship with Father Bob. We are all sad to see him go and the classes made him some cards. During this final worship led by Father Bob, we heard children re-tell the story of Zacchaeus, some children acted out the story and we heard the story from the Bible. Father Bob … Continue reading