Year One WTLT

On Friday in Year One we had our WTLT day, we welcomed parents and grandparents in our classroom to help their children with art and design. We have been learning about Giuseppe Arcimboldo, who is an Italian painter. After looking at his art work and discussing our opinions, the children Read more…

Year 3’s WTLT Day

Year 3’s Design and Technology unit for this half-term was ‘Stengthening Structures’. To begin the unit, they explored some examples of freestanding structures and discussed what made them strong and stable. They then had to use different construction kits to build their own free standing structures – a chair, a Read more…

Year 6 DT

Today we started to practice our sewing skills in preparation for our advent calendar DT project after half term. Some of us found it very tricky and struggled to thread the needle and tie a knot in the end. Others took to it very quickly and have made an excellent Read more…

Year 5 Cooking

Today, Year 5 children have enjoyed cooking a delicious 2 course Egyptian meal. We made koftas and Macaroni Bechamel. Children worked well in their teams, followed the recipe carefully and produced a tasty meal. Recipe for the food can be found by clicking here An excellent day, enjoyed by all! Read more…

Let’s go fly a kite

Following on from our trip to Blackpool, flying kites on the beach, the children in Year One have designed and made their own kites. We thought about which materials we would need to use, wrote clear instructions on how to make the kites and then created our own kites. Here Read more…

Year 6 Theme Parks

This week in Year 6 we have been designing our own Theme Parks. Given a budget of £5 million the children have to: design their Theme Park, budget for daily running costs, decide on a pricing structure to ensure a profit and finally present a budget for advertising their park. Read more…

Afternoon superheroes

Thank you to all the parents that came this afternoon…..the classroom was full of creativity and the children had a wonderful time creating their vehicles. We will look forward to sharing them with everybody next week.

Year 3 Balanced Meal

Year Three have created models to show what a balanced meal might look like. In small groups, the children painted materials to look like different foods and then we arranged them on a plate. What meals can you see? What other meals could we create? How are these meals ‘balanced’?

Working Together, Learning Together

Today in Year One, parents and grandparents came into school to help us with some Art and Design. We have been learning about the artist Guiseppe Arcimboldo, who is an Italian painter. After looking at his artwork and giving our opinions, the children enjoyed creating their own work using his style of Read more…