Year 6

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

Forest School

Forest School

Most of the Forest School sessions during November were dedicated to making poppies using a variety of mixed media including glass, clay, wood, wool, plastic, wire & stone. The completed work was displayed in school as part of our Remembrance Week. The children also completed work related to their topics including leaf colour matching, measuring… Continue Reading

The sing-a-long

Before half term, Year 6 and Reception put on a special sing-a-long assembly for their parents. Reception sang some songs they have been learning since starting school, and Year 6 read something they had prepared about their Reception buddies. Well done guys! Fantastic! Continue Reading

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… 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

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 during July had the children completing a variety of sports activities with added equipment and challenges. They had great fun working as individuals, with partners and as part of a team travelling the seas as pirates, running around assault courses and playing water balloon hide and seek. Reception            … Continue Reading