Creative Curriculum

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 can definitely come again as he even did the washing up! ūüėÄ

 

The Heaton Bake Off Project

The Heaton Bake Off Project

Year One has had a great afternoon cooking. As part of the Heaton Bake Off Project and working towards international week the children made Polish Rogaliki. Mrs Anulewicz took the class through a wonderful session explaining step by step the method of preparing and baking Rogaliki. The children had a great time rolling out their… Continue Reading

Year 5 Rainforest Painting

Year 5 Rainforest Painting

As part of their topic on South America Year 5 spent an afternoon painting some beautiful Amazon¬†Rainforest paintings. They worked in the style of the French artist Henri Rousseau by trying to¬†use sharp lines¬†and bold¬†colours. They started by only using white, yellow and blue to make different shades of green leaves and they only mixed… Continue Reading

Heaton Space Project

Heaton Space Project

Some children from Year 5 and Year 6 took part in a project about their local area¬†with Sean Peacock who is studying for¬†a PhD at Newcastle University. After an initial briefing, they walked around the local area of Heaton and recorded the amount of pollution using specialist technology. The following day, they discussed their findings… Continue Reading