On Monday 6th July we were treated to a fantastic drama session by Ian from KIC Theatre. Once again it was related to our topic, we built a time machine in the hall and travelled to Victorian times where we had to curtsey (girls) or doff our caps (boys). We travelled back about a century to the time of … Continue reading
On Thursday Year 3 went with Year 6 to Colchester Zoo. It was a great experience, we saw so many of the creatures that we had been studying in our Rainforest Topic. We learnt about how the zoo rescued animals and all about the brilliant conservation work they do. As well as all this we … Continue reading
On Tuesday 7th July Ian from KIC Theatre came in to school. His session with Year Five consisted of lots of imaginative talk about space and aliens. This linked in with the topic we have been looking at this term and allowed the children to show off some of their knowledge. It also created new avenues … Continue reading
Yesterday we were lucky enough to do a workshop with Kic theatre. As our topic is the Rainforest we imagined we were in different parts of the Rainforest layers, we acted out being animals and tribes men. Finally, we split into two opposing groups, those who wanted to build a road through the Rainforest and … Continue reading
Whilst half the class were out doing Scootability, the other half were in the classroom participating’ in Junk Modelling’. Their task was to create something in relation to our topic of transport. We ended up with cars, rockets, roundabouts, hovercrafts and a host of other interesting modes of transport.
This afternoon we had a drama workshop facilitated by Ian from KIC Theatre. The activities followed our topic of transport and everyone had a great time and behaved fantastically as usual.
1st July is Canada Day, this is when as a country we remember all the Canadian soldiers that have fought for us especially in World War One. Over 60,000 Canadian soldiers gave their lives during that war alone. A memorial service takes place each year at the Canadian Servicemen’s graves at Shorncliffe, where approximately 300 children from … Continue reading
Today the reading buddies of year 1 and year 3 took a trip together to George’s Barn in Peene. This is a fantastic place which has been built using the natural contours of the railway embankment to create an interactive experience for budding scientists and artists. We were split into 5 groups and travelled around … Continue reading
Yesterday Yr.6 went to sail their Viking ships in the lake at Kearsney Abbey. They had worked hard to design and build their ships out of balsa wood. Yesterday was a great test? Would they float? Would they be strong enough to withstand the races? All the ships survived round one, each boat was then raced … Continue reading
Today Year 3 used playdough to create 3d images of parrots who live in the canopy area of the Rainforest. What do you think of our sculptures……?