Author Archives: Ms T Bell

Forest School

Forest School

Year 5 encapsulated the Ancient Greeks as they made cinematic history starring in an iconic remake of The Real Story of the Olympic Games! A colossal gathering of Greek Gods & Goddesses travelled to honour Zeus, revel at the banquets & ceremonies before competing in the games. A host of Oscar winning performances with rave reviews as the clapper board went down in the Forest School studios : lights, camera, action!

Forest School

Forest School

Year 4 got into character & starred in an epic drama in Forest School between The Roman army & the barbarians of Boudicca’s Tribe. The Romans constructed the Roman wall & marched north where they encounter the barbaric Celts! Boudicca’s tribe fought valiantly but the Romans were strong in numbers & conquered their land adding… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

This term Forest School has been full of activities to do with teamwork, resilience, independence, confidence & creativity. Forest School has even hosted The Romans & Ancient Greeks! All the children have worked on activities to develop trust & teamwork using blindfolds, hoops & completing scavenger hunts. Using natural materials Year 6 created scenes from… 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

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

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

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

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School has been full of exciting and engaging creative topic based activities during June. The children have used a wide range of skills to explore, design and make a selection of quality pieces of work in various forms such as woodwork, art, cooking, D&T and drama. Reception have identified features on a map of… Continue Reading

The Romans and the Celts – Forest School – Year 3

The Romans and the Celts – Forest School – Year 3

Year 3 had an amazing time as they got into character and took part in an epic battle between the Romans and the Celts as they invaded Forest School. The Romans constructed a road from bricks and marched into Celtic territory. The Celts fought valiantly, defending their land but they were defeated after a monumental… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

In Forest School the children took part in a wide range of fun and educational cross-curricular activities throughout May. Reception investigated the effects of sea pollution. They recreated the sea bed using gravel, shells and sea creatures then added food colouring, oil and rubbish to demonstrate how this impacts the sea. Year 1 enjoyed pond… Continue Reading