Eagles had a great time at Groombridge Place yesterday. We had the whole place to ourselves really as there was only a handful of other people there! We explored the forest and saw Jurassic Tree Ferns and huge leaves belonging to the Gunnera plant. There was a wishing pool that people had thrown money into … Continue reading
Today it was year 4’s turn to enjoy drama with Kic Theatre. The session was based around Tudor times and everyone loved pretending to be some of the characters from history as well as finding out even more about the Tudors.
Children in Year 4 worked in groups today to create some super Tudor Roses using tissue paper. The finished roses look amazing and required great teamwork and perseverance.
We had been looking forward to this day out for some time, and it didn’t disappoint! After an uneventful coach journey (thankfully!) we arrived at the castle grounds on time and in brilliant sunshine!We had a tour of the castle and then found a space for lunch in the amazing and picturesque grounds of the … Continue reading
Our first trip out for a very long time was a huge success!. We were very lucky with the weather and enjoyed not only the trip to the castle but we got to see where Joseph Bleriot landed his plane when he flew across the channel, making him the first to ever cross safely. We … Continue reading
The children have really enjoyed doing their Tudor play and the Tudor song.
Year 4 really enjoyed learning to recognise pictures of London landmarks with their name and then playing matching pairs with the cards. We then tried to see how many other places or people of importance they could name.
What a fantastic start to a busy and exciting Summer term for the Owls- a day at the lovely Leeds Castle! The coach ride itself was greatly exciting for our Owls- most couldn’t recall the last time they had been on one since it would have probably been in 2019, so it all felt like … Continue reading
Today in topic Year 4 all worked on making models of Elizabeth Tower. The children persevered with following the instructions to cut out, fold and stick their models together, the concentration and enjoyment is evident in the photos. Everyone is aware of the name of the tower and that Big Ben is the name of … Continue reading
This week we have dressed up as Romans to celebrate all the things we have learned about this time in our history. We had various historical figures arrive at school, including Emperor Caesar, King of the Gods – Jupiter, Queen of the Iceni – Boudicca and various soldiers, Celtic warriors and slaves! We studied some … Continue reading