This afternoon we took a walk down to Folkestone harbour and Sunny Sands as an end to our topic about the sea. First we took a moment to admire the boats in the harbour and had a go at drawing some of them by noticing their shapes. Then, following yesterday’s science lesson, we were looking … Continue reading
Christmas in September?!?! Apologies if your Duckling or Class 5 child came home singing Christmas carols this afternoon, but we have been getting into a festive mood to make some beautiful Christmas cards with our buddies! As the warm Autumn sun streamed through the windows of our classrooms we were designing and making our own … Continue reading
Today we had a super visitor come into Eagles her name was Helen Sharp. Helen is working with Folkestone Academy Radio. She showed some amazing photographs of butterfly wings, frogs, butterfly tongues, chrysalises and cocoons. We drew our own pictures and then she interviewed us for the Radio.
Today we talked about our trip to Kew Gardens. We looked at photographs and discussed with the class what our favourite bits were. Then we wrote about it and drew pictures. Finally we had ago at using construction toys to create our own favourite parts of Kew. Can you guess what bits we built?
The Ducklings have been learning the story of Noah’s Ark. They can retell the story using pictures and a toy ark. They have also made a 3D ark using giant lego. We have made a beautiful display, which is in the corridor for everyone to see. The children made rainbows and they understand that God … Continue reading
We have been working really hard in Eagles and have produced some amazing Art work. Our topic is Gardens and we have used this as our inspiration. First we learnt a poem all about trees and the we drew the trees that we pictured in our heads. Next we learnt about Van Gogh and used … Continue reading
Our RE topic this term is Islam and Class 5 have been learning all about the Five Pillars and how important they are to the daily lives of Muslims. The language of the Holy Qu’ran is Arabic so we had a go at writing our names in Arabic and copying some of the decorative … Continue reading
Class 5 have started their exploration of the Victorian era with a look at some of the marvellous inventions of the time. One of the most significant was the camera! We took black and white pictures while wearing the style of hat Victorian school children would have worn and then cut them in half- challenging … Continue reading
In Science today we started to look at how boats and animals move and we discovered that everything moves because forces. We worked with clay using a push or a pull force to mould the clay. First we thought about which force our partners were using, and then we all created sea creatures using pushes … Continue reading
One of our ex-pupils, Callum Taylor, has worked hard to produce this video showing life at ST Eanswythe’s School. This has been part of his media studies course. A big thank you goes to him for all of his time and hard work spent making the video. https://youtu.be/34KXllPGNN4