This term the children have been looking at the Folkestone Triennial. Each class has been on a walk to look at some of the art pieces. We have also had a whole school talk from Tanya from the creative quarter and several classes have done triennial workshops. The children then researched and created their own … Continue reading
For our independent learning this term, Owls were given the challenge to explore Folkestone Triennial. After taking a walk along the harbour, Owls agreed to base their learning on Skating Situations, a skateable sculpture by Assemble. First Owls watched videos of local skaters skating the sculpture. Then they designed their very own skateable sculpture piece. … Continue reading
This term our Independent Learning theme was celebrating the Folkestone Triennial. We have been out exploring lots of the exhibits and have spent time researching our favourite installations. The class then worked in groups, partners or by themselves to replicate their favourite installation using different creative media of their choice. They carefully planned their project, … Continue reading
This week we went on a walk around Folkestone to see some of the Triennial art works. We focused on the installations that are linked to the story of St.Eanswythe, which are all situated quite close to school. The children had some interesting questions and were impressed by some and confused by others! Which is … Continue reading
Owls had a lovely walk around Folkestone to see the different pieces of Triennial art this afternoon. They were well behaved and enjoyed a little stop off at the beach. Some of the art pieces we saw were: Forgiving Light, Climate Emergency Services, Surface Flows, Skating Situations and the Gateways of Sea.
Please find attached the homework tasks for this term in Class 3. The children have a copy pasted into the front of their reading records as well. We have explained that they will need to complete at least two tasks, but they can do more if they wish.
Year 6 have now completed their independent learning for this term. They chose to hold a variety of stalls. They worked together in small groups and decided what they would like to sell. They had some amazing ideas which included doughnuts, sweets, cakes and biscuits, jewellery, milkshakes, lemonade and even fidgets! The children were very … Continue reading
During this week Year 4 did their fundraising for Kenya, they carried out an icecream sale which was very popular. They worked hard on their advertising posters and we raised £157.40.
This term our topic for independent learning has been all about Kenya. The children have worked either in small groups or on their own to research facts about Kenya or chosen specific topics to find out about. We had everything from famous Kenyan authors, the big five on safari, amazing artwork, stories, posters and even … Continue reading
Last term, the children studied animals as their topic for independent learning topic. They have created some amazing projects from poetry, to board games, to stories, to giant tigers and dioramas. Here are the winners from each class.