We have been having lots of fun at school over the past few weeks. We have been very busy! We have been super shape spotters and 3D model builders, sandcastle creators and artists! We have enjoyed reading The Snail and The Whale and thought of lots of amazing rhyming words! We also created designs on … Continue reading
In Topic we have been learning about some of the kings that ruled our country and as an art lesson we thought it would be fun to recreate some of the scenes from the Bayeux Tapestry. We learnt that the battle took place not far from us in Hastings (Pevensey to be exact!) in 1066. … Continue reading
This term Year 1 were looking at the seasons. In October, we went for an Autumn walk around the graveyard at and earlier this term we visited again. We observed all the seasonal changes that were taking place and discovered lots of new life, nature and beauty! Tiki joined us as well, which we really enjoyed! … Continue reading
A few days before Mother’s Day, Year 1 worked hard to make some beautiful cards for their amazing Mum’s! Hopefully you enjoyed receiving them last week as much as the class enjoyed making them and writing lovely messages!
Today Year 4 went to our local Folkestone museum to learn about some of the science involved in the study of history. Following a look around the upstairs museum, we went downstairs to find out more about Anglo Saxons. The children took turns to look at the skeleton of an Anglo Saxon woman and learn … Continue reading
This week Year 1 have been learning about how fruits and vegetables are seasonal and the different fruit and vegetables that grow in the different seasons. We created portraits in the style of Italian artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo, drawing only fruit and vegetables to create facial features.
We have now come to the end of our Great Fire of London topic. The children have been amazing at remembering everything they have learnt. There were so many questions about the fire that we all wanted answers to and most of them have been answered by research and good listening skills. As the children … Continue reading
Year 4 have just had an amazing day, we went to the Saatchi Gallery to see the Tutankhamun exhibition. Although very busy in the galleries, we all enjoyed looking at the artefacts and reading about them learning more about Ancient Egypt and the discovery of King Tut’s tomb. After lunch we attended a workshop where … Continue reading
As part of our Rainforest topic this term we have been learning about the Fairtrade organisation. We made a visit to our local Asda store to compare the prices of Fairtrade products with other brands. We made some interesting discoveries and even asked some shoppers their views!
Yesterday, as part of our topic, we learnt how to make a quick and easy loaf of bread. The bread we made does not have any yeast in it and so we didn’t have to wait ages for it to prove! As you can see we all had great fun making it and they all … Continue reading