This term for independent learning the children worked in pairs to create something linked to our learning of adventures. In Geography this term we focused on maps, in Literacy we read the adventure story of Handa’s Surprise and in Science we learnt about the adventures of a seed and all things plants! I was very … Continue reading →
Eagles have been busy this week building their ideas for their Independent Learning. Some of the projects have to be left to dry before they can be refined. We have showed understanding of planning and researching an idea before beginning it, then allowing time to decide how we will finish it.
On Monday morning we had a whole school celebration worship where we all got to enjoy the pieces the children had created for their independent learning on last term’s topic of “The Queen”. Children were chosen from each class and came to the front to tell everyone what they had made and why. They all … Continue reading →
Eagles have been using clay to create models which they associate with remembering Her Majesty the Queen. We had a varied selection of ideas from bagpipes to crowns and even Winsor Castle! Great care was taken decorating a keepsake box for their items, which once painted, were placed carefully inside.
This term’s independent learning topic was ‘Transition’. On Wednesday the whole school gathered together in the hall to share all the work we have completed on the topic. We all learnt so much, and what stood out were all the different takes on what transition means to different people. Well done to those who were … Continue reading →
This morning we joined together to celebrate last term’s independent learning theme – The Queen. The children looked very impressive all gathered together wearing red, white and blue and actually so did the adults! Before we began looking at each class’s work we had a quiz all about the Queen and her 70 year reign, … Continue reading →
Today we celebrated our independent learning efforts and all things Easter. This term the children have been learning all about Folkestone, the past, present and future! The children chose which passage of time they wanted to focus their research on. They came up with impressive and wonderful creations and clearly spent a lot of time … Continue reading →
Yet again, Year 6 have worked so hard on their independent learning. The focus this term was ‘Folkestone- past, present and future.’ The children thought carefully about Folkestone and produced some creative projects. It really was so lovely seeing such an array of work based around our beautiful town.
As part of our independent learning topic of “Folkestone- Past, Present and Future” Eagles Class have been learning all about our local area of Folkestone now and in the past. We have also been thinking about what Folkestone might look like in the future. We have been planning what we want to make and today … Continue reading →
Today, Years 3 and 4 went around Folkestone and did a big litter pick. Altogether, the children collected 3 massive bags of litter! We were lucky enough to be provided with all the litter pickers and bags/ holders from Folkestone Council and then had a brilliant talk from two lovely people from ‘Folkestone Home Sprucers’. … Continue reading →