Year 5

Y5 Stable Trip

Today, half of Class 5 were give the wonderful opportunity to spend the morning at Minnis Moor Stables. The trip complimented this term’s study of War Horse by Michael Morpurgo. The children spent time learning the basics of riding and even progressed onto a rising trot by the end of the lesson. We took turns Continue reading

Gold at Water Polo Competition

Today two teams of children from Yr.5 and Yr.6 headed to the Sports Centre to take part in a water polo competition. Everyone played really well. With the Penguin team finishing joint fourth with Christchurch and the Otters coming first and winning the trophy. It was a very close competition which was finally decided in Continue reading

Y5/R Christmas Creative Morning

This morning, the pupils in Class 5 and their buddies in Ducklings Class enjoyed a creative morning together. The children helped each other to make and decorate paper angels, tree decorations and pictures. The room was full of colour, sparkle, fun, Christmas cheer and LOTS of glitter!

Christmas Lights

This evening children from KS2 opened the celebrations for the town centre Christmas light switch on. They sang Silent Night in English and German and a medley of songs from our nativity play. The children were amazing and sang beautifully. A huge thank you to all the people who came to support us.

How the Heart Works

Class 5 have been learning about the human body in science this term. We have studied the function of the heart and how it pumps blood around the body. To help us fully understand the process, we carried out a practical activity in the playground. Using blue bean bags to represent deoxygenated blood and red Continue reading

War Horse Trip

Some children from Years 3,4,5 and 6 went to the Troubador Theatre to watch one of the last shows of Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse before it tours abroad. The children really enjoyed watching the show and seeing how well the puppets are used to help gain understanding of the relationships between animals and humans, as Continue reading

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