Art

Islamic Geometric Art

This week we have been studying Islam. The children have found out more about Ramadan and Eid, as well as the five pillars of Islam, mosques and the Qur’an. Today we really enjoyed looking at some Islamic art and had a go at drawing geometric patterns ourselves. We used straight line patterns, patterns created with Continue reading

Video – Penny Giles Holi / Holy Week Fun Run

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

Crosses in the Windows- Churches together in KS1

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

Being a Team

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

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