Archive for May, 2015

Music to your ears.

This half term our ICT topic has been ‘We can record a soundtrack’. As part of our topic – ‘Pirates and Sea Creatures, we read the book ‘Commotion in the Ocean’.                                                                                                                                                                                                     In our music sessions the children decided which instrument would best represent the different animals, then we recorded it. The Performers : crab – cabasa […]

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INVESTORS IN PUPILS

As part of the ‘Investors in Pupils’ project the whole school has been learning about the different people who work in our school, what they do, how they help us. Every adult who works in the school is an essential member and helps in the running of the school. On Friday 22.5.15 the NURSERY children […]

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Magnets Madness…. Y3

In Y3 we have been looking at magnets and forces and I gave the children free reign to design, make, write instructions for, play and evaluate their own board games. They did  amazingly.  They worked well together,  shared ideas,  discussed how to improve their ideas and finally started to make their games. We also had […]

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Ancient Egypt Assembly

Year 4 performed their assembly for KS2 and parents today. They thoroughly enjoyed taking part. Their acting skills were amazing. The children had a huge amount of lines to learn off by heart. They didn’t need their notes at all during the final performance. Well done Year 4 . It was an amazing assembly. I […]

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Commando Joe….Y3

Yesterday the children in Y3 were the first to try out Commando Joe’s obstacle course which they thoroughly enjoyed.  

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Year 1’s Fantastic and Exciting PE lessons!

In PE this term we have been very lucky! We have been doing lots of exciting activities. We have been doing gymnastics on a Friday afternoon. We have been doing lots of different positions like tuck, pike and butterfly. We have been doing different balances and thinking about how to travel in different ways.   […]

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Sports day with Clarksfield Primary School

Year 4 have really enjoyed their sports day with the children from Clarksfield Primary School. They took part in cup stacking, dodge ball, relay races and much more.They also designed a badge to link the two schools. It was really exciting for them to meet up with their pen pals.  

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Year 6 Play Rounders

For the past two weeks year 6 have been playing rounders. We have been practising different strategies such as: throwing, catching, running and how to get people out. We were split in to 4 groups and we all played a rounders game. Some of us were really good at catching, while others were really good […]

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Christopher Columbus

This half term we have been learning about Christopher Columbus. On Thursday we made information posters about Christopher Columbus. Christopher Columbus was an explorer and he explored the Americas. Christopher Columbus had three ships and the Santa Maria sank because it crashed into a big rock. The men were shipwrecked! We have enjoyed learning about […]

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Y5 Science

Year 5 have been working closely with the science teachers from Waterhead Academy to become more inquisitive Scientists! Today, we investigated chemical reactions and the properties of gases. It was exciting to see and hear the reactions we made using chemicals such as lime, water, Hydrochloric acid, Hydrogen peroxide.         

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