21 May

Carrie's War - Creating wow! pieces of writing (Year 5)

This term we have been listening to the story of Carrie's War, linked to our WW2 topic. 
The children have been working hard on drafting and editing their writing to produce a Wow piece! 
Two styles of writing we have focused on are; a diary entry and an informal letter. 

28 Mar

Ancient Greece (Year 5)

For our year 5 Ancient Greek topic the children, designed and made a clay vase. 


25 Mar

Learning to Play the Trumpet (Year 5)

This year the children have been learning to play the trumpet. A few year 5 children had the opportunity to show off all they have learnt at the 'Bold As' concert. They performed two songs in front of an audiance, with other 100 other children and a real live orchestra. 

3 Jan

Boxs2befit (Year 5)

The children in KS2 took part in Box 2 be Fit. It was great fun and kept everyone very active! 

16 Nov

Science - Forces (Year 5)

Term two Science - Forces. 
To kick-start our new Science topic, the children designed and made air resistant costumes. They thought about how to carry out fair test and raced, recording their times and seeing how successful (air resistant) their costumes were. 

6 Oct

Looking at Shadows in Science (Year 5)

Today, in our Science lesson we have been investigating how shadows change throughout the day.

4 Oct

Alternative Sports Day (Year 5)

Today, along with Year 3, 4 & 6, we took part in our first alternative Sports Day. We were able to try Fencing, Skateboarding, Laser Tag and Archery. We had amazing fun and some may be wanting a skateboard for Christmas now!

24 May

Mad Hatter's Tea Party (Year 4)

This week we had our Mad Hatter's Tea Party to celebrate our learning on Alice in Wonderland. We have been working hard this term looking at the novel of Alice in Wonderland and at the other works Lewis Caroll has produced. We have also been writing instructions for cakes to take with us to the…

2 May

Learning About Electricity (Year 4)

Children have been busy exploring their new topic of electricity. The children were given the task of making a bulb light up. They had to work scientifically to choose the appropriate equipment, work out what variables to change and investigate why some circuits worked and others didn't.

21 Apr

Collaboration Exercise in Pairs (Year 4)

Attached are a couple of photos of children completing a collaboration exercise in pairs. Both children had to have hold of the crayon at all times, but were not allowed to talk to each other. The children then had to draw a picture but neither knew what they were drawing as they couldn't…

20 Mar

Learning About Sounds (Year 4)

During Science, we looked at a range of different instruments to consider: what was the source of the sound, how could we change the pitch and volume, how did our ears process the noise and what would happen if we played it in a different way.

28 Feb

Pancakes Races

Pictures from our pancake races this term which we did alongside year 5.