This week we have been extra festive! The children have made reindeer cards, using their hand prints. Social club have also made Christmas patterns whilst sewing. We have had a Christmas stocking competition, painted Christmas trees, made baubles and many more Christmas crafts. Lastly, to end the week we made our own reindeer food and … Continue reading →
On Wednesday the children met up with their buddies to celebrate Christmas together by engaging in lots of crafty activities. The Year 6s were very polite and caring towards their buddies and helped them complete a range of activities. The activities consisted of baubles, salt dough, wordsearches, Christmas cards and designing a Christmas jumper.
In Science the children tested out the absorbency of five different tissues. They used special equipment consisting of plastic cups, rubber bands and pipettes! In pairs they tested the absorbency by seeing if the tissue could hold 20 drops of water, if it did they gave it a big tick!
Yesterday, year 4 had a spontaneous trip down to the art studio. While we were there, we investigated mark making with various mediums and made our own drawing tools. Working in teams, we set up and installed imaginative still life sculptures and made drawings of our sculptures using our mark making skills. The children all worked … Continue reading →
Yesterday years 4 and 2 spent the afternoon together painting beautiful Christmas baubles and stars to be hung on their Christmas trees at home. The children worked very well together and it was a lovely Christmassy afternoon.