Year 5

KS2 Allsorts Club!

This week we chose to make smoothies. We had a selection of fruit which we cut up and put into a blender. There were some berry mixes and some banana mixes which smelt very yummy. Some of the concoctions were a little strange but everyone seemed to enjoy testing them out!

Town Council Football

Today we entered a team into the Folkestone Town Council Football Tournament. Our team, which consisted of players taken from years 5 and 6, played very well together many swapping positions between forwards, midfield, defenders and goal keeper.  We reached the semi final which sadly we lost, but then went on to win the play-offs Continue reading

Year 5 Workshop

Today we were invited to the Creative Quarter to attend a workshop in connection with the Beacon Project’s Sea Gooseberries. We began by watching a short film made by the Whitecliffs Countryside Partnership about how everyone and everything are joined with each other. We thought about food chains, the water cycle and life cycles and Continue reading

Remembrance Year 5

We have spoken about why we wear poppies and the soldiers that fell in the war. On Monday morning we eased ourselves gently back in to the term by making large poppies from paper plates to use for a display as you enter our classroom. As you can see they look fantastic! We then started Continue reading

Yr.5 Worship Leaders

Our worship leaders from Yr.5 helped us to consider kindness and compassion today using the story of ‘The Lion and the Mouse.’ Through great acting and reading they encouraged us to think about how we can make a difference in our world by being kind to others.

Independent Learning Celebration

This term the children have been looking at the Folkestone Triennial.  Each class has been on a walk to look at some of the art pieces.  We have also had a whole school talk from Tanya from the creative quarter and several classes have done triennial workshops.  The children then researched and created their own Continue reading

Paralympian Footballer- Alistair Patrick Hesleton – visits St Eanswythe’s!

Yesterday everyone had the exciting treat of meeting Alistair Patrick Hesleton.  His story is inspirational. Starting out at Wycombe Wanderers as a schoolboy, Alistair showed great potential from an early age, and was soon snapped up by Queen’s Park Rangers. The forward was prolific at Under-17 level, and featured a number of times of the Continue reading

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