Year 5

Forest School

Forest School

The children have produced an array of creative work during October in Forest School. Hand made instruments, bird feeders, natural art inspired by Andy Goldsworthy, rainbow leaf mobiles, clay men, Autumn leaf wreaths, leaf animals, Stone Age bread & jewellery, natural pyramids, Anglo Saxon dwellings, wire weaving, autumnal art and weaving with sticks & wool. The results have been amazing!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year 5 at Jarrow Hall

Year 5 at Jarrow Hall

  The pupils in Year 5 had a great day at Jarrow Hall and took the opportunity to try out many Anglo Saxon activities. After a very informative tour of the Anglo Saxon farm, they gathered around an open fire in the Anglo Saxon house to listen to ancient stories about brave warriors and gruesome… Continue Reading

Narrative Story Writing

Narrative Story Writing

Year 5 have been working very hard on their narrative writing project. They are writing their own Anglo Saxon adventure stories based on a similar theme to the famous tale of Beowulf. These photographs show the pupils carrying out peer assessment. After reading their partner’s story, they then help one another to make improvements to… Continue Reading

Celebrating St. Teresa’s Day

Celebrating St. Teresa’s Day

After attending a special Celebration Mass for the Feast Day of our patron saint, St. Teresa, the children in Years 5 and 6 took part in some practical activities. They thought very carefully about St. Teresa’s ‘little ways,’ and then made some beautiful prayer bracelets which reflected some of the ways in which they could be… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School sessions were up & running as soon as the school year started in September. Our new Reception class were introduced to Forest School where they became Kings & Queens for the afternoon after making their very own nature crown. During their next session the children used sticks & grass to decorate the first… Continue Reading

St Teresa’s Parish Autumn Fair

St Teresa’s Parish Autumn Fair

Some of the children from Year 5 made an amazing contribution towards the parish Autumn Fair last Saturday. They designed their own activities and stalls, organised their own equipment and prizes and managed to raise over £120! We were very impressed with their creativity and entrepreneurial skills. The School Council also worked extremely hard to run a… Continue Reading

British Cycling

British Cycling

The children in Year 5 have been lucky enough to work with British Cycling this week to improve their bike riding skills. This is the first of 6 sessions which will help the children become more familiar with using a bike. Continue Reading