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
Last Wednesday Eagles were invited to visit Lubens to see how pizza is made from start to finish. We first learnt about how the yeast is made. We got to smell it and some of us thought it wasn’t very nice! We were then given a ball of dough to shape with our fingers, it … Continue reading
The children of St Eanswythe’s have told the story of the WHOLE Bible in a day! All 66 books! All the children took part in a special RE Art Day, creating a truly spectacular piece of Bible-inspired artwork. The ‘Big Frieze’ artwork by Emma Yarlett is used throughout the school’s R.E curriculum and it represents … Continue reading
This morning it was Yr.2’s turn to visit Pelham House. They had a great time sharing their books with the residents. Some of them managed to read to several people. Tiki was as popular as ever with both yr.2 and the residents at Pelham House.
Yesterday, we celebrated World Book Day. We had our traditional ‘dress-up’ day and the children did not disappoint. It was clear that an awful lot of time and effort went in to some of the amazing outfits, which made if very difficult for us teachers to decide on one child to receive a book voucher … Continue reading
Today we awarded our first lot of kindness certificates. As part of our 40 acts of generosity for Lent these children wrote super lists telling us what they were grateful for. These can be seen on an earlier blog.
On Monday we were invited to a pre-performance show at the Quarterhouse with Christchurch. This is being performed for the public in April, so we were very lucky to be part of it before anyone else! It is an interactive show where the children have to listen and think about the world around them. They … Continue reading
Dear Parent/Carer Welcome back to the second half of the spring term. Topic: Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic which this term is ‘Castles and Knights’. Science: We are carrying on with Materials in Science, re-capping on what we have learnt in Year 1 and investigating in further depth … Continue reading
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
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