What a fantastic day we have all had! Today we had the company of some iconic European characters including Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn and even Van Gough himself! We started the day off with some excellent poetry and a great art lesson where we explored the work of Monet and used his ‘impressionist’ style to … Continue reading
Year 4 have been feeling very festive in French and created a nativity story booklet. They were able to read the story and translate it into English. They had lots of fun reading to each other and tested their partners on key vocabulary.
Ducklings have been learning a new French song and are proud to perform it.
This morning Yr.6 started work on an art project that they are doing alongside a school in Calais. They have designed words and created sentences encapsulating how the two countries can work together and the importance of unity. Some of the children will then travel to France to put these ideas onto a wall at … Continue reading
Ducklings have learnt a song in French. As you can see they love singing it and doing the actions! They have some excellent French skills and we look forward to seeing them develop their love of the language even further.
Today we learned about how many French people celebrate Epiphany and the New Year. We created a salt dough version of a Galette des Rois (King Cake) and some children from each class were chosen to find the fève (the clay bead). If they found it, they were crowned King or Queen of the class! … Continue reading
Year Six have been working hard to demonstrate all the French they have been learning whilst at St Eanswythe’s. They wrote about themselves and then decided how to present their work for display. This is the finished result. Well done Year Six!
On Thursday Yr.5 and Yr.6 went to France for the day. We made the crossing on the Eurotunnel and then headed for Nausicaa – the largest sea life centre in Europe. Here we saw over 8000 different creatures including a wide variety of fish, sharks, star fish, sea horses, sea lions and penguins. There were … Continue reading
Year 5 have been working hard all term to prepare a performance of Petit Chaperon Rouge (Little Red Riding Hood). They have practised lines in French and decided whether they would act, use puppets or pictures. Today they performed these for the Ducklings. The Ducklings were an excellent audience and everyone had a good time. … Continue reading
Earlier this week class 5 made their way to The Grand to take part in a music and culture day . We had fun performing songs, poems and presentations celebrating our diverse heritages and different cultures with other local schools from our federation. We also took part in the ‘Send my Friend to School’ campaign … Continue reading