Author Archives: Mrs K Whittaker

Heaton art project

Heaton art project

Year six enjoyed their first afternoon painting onto canvas. They sketched their outline and then began to paint in the background colours. Tomorrow we will think about adding detail to the foreground. A huge thank you to our wonderful helper Luke Arend who was a great help to the children, (and Miss Whittaker!) and Luke… Continue Reading

Year 6 World book day

Year 6 World book day

Year 6 enjoyed World book day! Some of the best vocab came from Lucas with ‘incognito’ – can you spot him in the pictures? Mikolaj, whose word was ‘affluent’, Alistair, with ‘circumfrence’ and Corben, (who won the vocabulary slam) whose word was ‘inquisitive’ Thank you for your effort! Continue Reading

Elmer library project

Elmer library project

We are all working together to transform our library into a wonderful jungle environment. Year six have been researching some plants and animals that might live in the jungle and have been finding out about them! We have been using our sketchbooks to practice drawing these animals and plants in preparation for our project, some… Continue Reading

Y6 sports afternoon at Walker Dome

Y6 sports afternoon at Walker Dome

We had a fab afternoon at Walker Dome taking part in lots of team games with Y6’s from other Catholic schools. We played handball, benchball, dodgeball and Kabbadi! The children worked to recieve stickers for a range of skills – passion, determination, respect, self-belief, honesty and teamwork. We had a gret time and were very… Continue Reading