On Wednesday 11th February several children from Yr.6 took part in a Wheelchair Basketball tournament. We entered two teams and came 1st and 5th out of 12 teams! It was great fun and we learnt a lot of new skills!
On Saturday 24th January Yr. 6 went to see a screening of War Horse at Folkestone Cinema. This was the culmination to an extensive project on the works of Michael Morpurgo. As part of this project the children have read several of Michael Morpurgo’s books and studied his writing. They have ‘magpied’ several ideas from … Continue reading
On Friday 29th February Yr.6 attended a Paralympic Roadshow at The Three Hills. The children got to participate in Wheelchair Basketball and Seated Volleyball giving them an understanding of these sports and an awareness of life with a disability.
On Wednesday 4th February Year 6 had a visit from Tim Prendergast a Paralympic gold medallist! He worked with them on a session about achieving your goals as part of the INSPIRE project. Year 6 have since been working to plan a workshop for their Yr.1 buddies along the same lines.
Year 6 visited the Natural History Museum on 5th February as part of their topic on Interdependence and Adaptation. We managed to look at a wide variety of flora and fauna within the museum. We also found an amazing section on rocks and minerals. The children partook in a session in the investigate centre where … Continue reading
On 22nd January Year 6 had a drama workshop with KIC theatre. They looked at their Geography topic of weather. Great fun was had by all!