So after a few technical issues we are delighted to share with you the hilarious ‘video highlights’ of the Penny Giles Holi / Holy Week Fun Run! The fundraiser has now almost reached £4300 (including Gift Aid) for Cancer Research UK which is amazing, there is still time to donate if you wish – https://justgiving.com/fundraising/pennygilessteanswythes … Continue reading
The whole school joined in with a fun run yesterday to raise money for Cancer Research. Everyone had a lovely time and it all got very messy, it was a fantastic way to celebrate the end of term and have lots of laughter with friends. These are the pictures we managed to get of the … Continue reading
Here in Folkestone there is usually a procession by people from churches all across the town to head up to the hills and put three crosses on Sugarloaf Hill on Good Friday. Due to coronavirus restrictions that sadly cannot take place this year. Instead, schoolchildren have been asked to decorate their windows with crosses so … Continue reading
Today in Owls we made some fantastic Spring observational art. We went outside in the playground in groups and sketched the Daffodils growing there using pencils. We observed all the wonderful colours and then went back into our classroom to add some of the colour to the sketches. We used oil pastels for the first … Continue reading
Year 4 have recently been doing various activities around team work and well – being. The whole class participated in creating the rainbow you can see in the pictures below. Each child carefully coloured their own section in their unique way and then the separate pieces were built back up to create the completed rainbow, … Continue reading
This week Owls have been making Christmas treats. We used icing and added food colouring and peppermint essence before mixing and shaping into festive shapes. We got a bit messy but had lots of fun!
We have been making mini Miro sculptures and have painted them in the style of Miro. We think they are pretty awesome!
Class Three tried their hand at a new art form – Batik making! As part of their Hindu week focus this term, Class Three had learnt about the traditional method of wax and dye being used to create beautiful batik patterned fabrics in Asia. We decided to have a go ourselves and create some festive … Continue reading
In Year 3 today we had a brilliant creative time. We wrote instructions, maps and guides so that Father Christmas could find us and deliver our presents regardless of whether or not we had a chimney. Then we designed and created our own unique Christmas cards. Finally we decorated glass jars to turn them into … Continue reading
All week in Year 3 we have been reading The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. It has been great fun and we have rewritten the story from the Grinch’s view point, attempted Grinch maths and created peppermint Grinch faces. It has been really good fun and had helped us to think about the real meaning of … Continue reading