Relationships

Class 6 have been discussing the characteristics of healthy, positive, safe relationships. We have been using The Real Love Rocks programme to support our learning. Real Love Rocks is a Healthy Relationships and Child Sexual Exploitation team based within the children’s charity – Barnardo’s. They aim to support and equip young Read more…

Exploring Friction

In Science this term, Year 3 are exploring Forces and Magnets. In the lesson this week, they were looking at the force of friction. They had to investigate different surfaces and see which one was the most slippery. The first task was to plan the investigation, which they did as Read more…

Features of a newspaper

In Year 3 this week, we have been learning all about the different features of a newspaper. During our first lesson, we looked the individual different features, using the Write Stuff shapes to support us. Next, we worked in groups to pick out all the features in an examples newspaper Read more…

The Mysteries of Stonehenge

This term Year 3 have been learning all about Prehistoric Britain. In Topic today, they learnt about the theories of Stonehenge. These include a burial ground, concert venue, healing place and a calendar. The children had some great discussions about each of the theories and why they thought they may Read more…

Internet Safety Day Year 4

Today was Internet Safety Day, so in the afternoon we did a range of different activities linked to internet safety. First of all Max (Year 6 Digital Leader) did a presentation all about E-safety, including watching a video about how to stay safe online. Next we worked on creating our Read more…

Year 4 Poetry

This week in English Year 4 have been learning about Tanka and Cinquain poems. A Tanka poem is a Japanese five-line poem.  Tanka, translated, means “short song.” It is similar to Haiku in that there are specific amounts of syllables for each line of the poem. It follows a 5, 7, 5, Read more…

Year 6 Greek Day.

Today, year 6 visited Touchstones museum to take part in a range of workshops about life in Ancient Greece and the legacy that the Greeks have left behind. Lots of drama, debating and fun along the way. What did you enjoy the most? What did you learn and find interesting? Read more…