Today we held our annual Harvest Festival in Church. There was a lovely display of all the food that families had kindly donated, Rev. Cameron Langlands led the service, Year six recited a poem that talked about many words that can be formed using letters from the word HARVEST, at least one child from each … Continue reading
Years 2, 3 and 5 went to the Three Hills yesterday to take part in a Speed Stacking event. There were four different stations that we had to complete as quickly as we could. We had to concentrate hard but it was good fun! Afterwards the weather was kind to us and so we ate … Continue reading
This term our topic was keeping healthy. We investigated the similarities and differences between the basic needs of animals and the needs of humans. We looked at the Eatwell Plate and sorted items into their food groups, we made a healthy plate of our own using collage and looked inside our bodies at our skeletons … Continue reading
This afternoon many of us were introduced to Speed Stacking. This is a sport where cups have to be stacked and then taken down with speed and accuracy. We have started to learn with 6 cups in a 3-3 formation, it was quite tricky to start with but we soon got the hang of it!
Today two ladies came into school from NSPCC to talk to all our children about staying safe, with them they brought Buddy a ‘speak out’ speech bubble toy. To begin with the children thought about worries that they or other children could have, for each of these worries they put a box in a worry … Continue reading
Today we have been using concrete resources to help us with our Place Value. We are recognising that numbers are partitioned into tens and ones and we used diennes to represent the numbers.
Eagles have been learning about the story of Creation from Genesis. Did you know that God created the world in 6 days- then had a rest on the 7th day? The Eagles used their fantastic acting skills to perform in groups to show the whole story of creation (including having a nice rest at the … Continue reading
This term our PE topic is gymnastics. Today we started to look at the different shapes we can make with our bodies and whether we could make the same shapes when we were standing up, laying down or in the air. The shapes were; straight, tuck and star. We then worked in a three to … Continue reading
Years 1, 2, 3 and 4 were all lucky enough to go to the Quarterhouse this afternoon to watch a live performance. Reckless Sleepers is an extraordinary company who work using visual art, dance and theatre. This surreal, funny and carefully crafted physical performance explored the weather in all its forms. It was a highly visual … Continue reading
We had a lovely day easing us back in to the school year. This morning we were busy familiarising ourselves with year 2 and all that goes with it! Then later on in the morning we did a spot of independent problem solving and instruction following. Then this afternoon we looked at The ‘Eatwell Plate’ … Continue reading