Using senses outside in Year 1

In Science, we are exploring our senses. After predicting what we may find, we had lots of fun in the playground identifying what we could smell, see, taste, hear and touch! We also used our knowledge on adjectives and nouns to describe things. The leaves felt smooth yet crunchy. The Read more…

Drama in Year 5

This term, in English, year 5 have been exploring the rainforest. We are currently writing a narrative that takes explorers on an adventure through the rainforest. Yesterday, we used drama to explore the actions, feelings and thoughts of our characters. Take a look at our work.  

A successful start in Year 2

In Year 2 we have had a wonderful start to the year. As you can see in the pictures below, we have been busy reading, practicing yoga, gymnastics, maths, science and history. What has been your favourite thing about coming back to school?

Year 5 Memory Poems

Today, year 5 have written some fantastic poems reminiscing about their time in year 5. I thought it was important to take this opportunity to share our happy memories with everyone and publish our very last blog for this year. Take a look at their excellent poems below.

Spelling Bee Competition

This morning, children from different schools in the Arch Alliance took part in a Spelling Bee competition. This event was held at Milnrow Parish and was a great success! Four children from year 4 to 6 represented Heap Bridge very well. Well done to all the children who took part Read more…

Frogs in Year 3

Year 3 were very surprised when they came back from half-term to discover lily pads in the classroom! They discussed how they thought the lily pads had got there and who they thought had visited the classroom. It turned out we were not the only ones surprised by the sudden Read more…

Year 6 Explore Greece.

This term we are studying Ancient Greece. The children have been busy this week finding out about Greece today in terms of physical and human geography. They then used their research to write a persuasive piece on visiting to Greece. Some great writing Year 6. I’m very tempted to go Read more…

Author visiting Year One

Year One were very lucky to welcome the author Anna Lucas into our classroom to share her new book ‘Sir Undercracker’. The children enjoyed listening to the story while joining in with the rhyming pairs and learning some new vocabulary with Anna! Prior to the visit, the children developed questions Read more…

Literacy Fun!

Year Two had a fantastic morning with Anna Lucas.Anna is a real author who came into school to read her new book, ‘Sir Undercracker’. We all enjoyed a fantastic story session with lots of actions, learning super, new vocabulary along the way. Anna talked us through the process of writing Read more…

Reception have an author visit

Reception had a wonderful time joining in with Anna and Sir Undercracker this morning. They listened carefully for the rhyming pairs, joined in with all the actions and learned lots of new vocabulary. I am sure the children will continue to enjoy exploring this book. Thank you Anna!

World Book Day in Year 4

  Yesterday we celebrated World Book Day and all the children dressed up as various different book characters. All the children out in  a lot of effort into their costumes and looked brilliant! through a range of book related activities and tasks in the afternoon. In the afternoon we did Read more…

World Book Day in Year One

Today the children wore fantastic costumes to school, celebrating world book day! Throughout the day we have read stories in relation to the characters that the children are dressed up as. The children have enjoyed reading and writing their own stories.  

World Book day in Year 6

Today we celebrated world book day through a range of book related activities and tasks. Here are some pictures from across the day. Guess the book character. Children had to ask a range of questions that could only be answered with yes or no. Share our favourite books and learn Read more…

The Runaway Pancake!

Reception have been sharing the story of The Runaway Pancake. They have joined in with the story repetition and created the characters. Today they learned why we have Shrove Tuesday and talked about their favourite toppings on pancakes. We all enjoyed flipping and tasting the delicious pancakes.  

Year 1 Topic

In the past few weeks Year 1 have been learning about different cultures, we have discussed the different animals, food, climate, clothing and dance styles in lots of different countries. In English we created our own story based on a different culture after reading Handa’s Surprise. Year 1 enjoyed getting Read more…