Creative Curriculum

Year 2 – Creative Writing

Year 2 – Creative Writing

Creative Writing – The Witch
Children looked at how to interpret an image today and wrote a creative piece of writing based on an image entitled the Witch. Children focused on sentence openers, adjectives to describe nouns, using a comma to separate items in a list, and capital letters and full stops to demarcate sentences. Children worked with their talk partners and discussed the image before sharing their ideas with the class.

 

 

 

Forest School -Year 1

Forest School -Year 1

Today Year 1 had a great time in forest school. The children had all previously designed a rain catcher   and today they followed those designs and made the rain gauge. The children attached a measure to their bottles and then decorated their rain gauges with natural objects so they blended into the environment. All the children… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Writing

Year 2 – Writing

In Year 2 today, children worked hard on their retell of Miranda’s Beach Day, as they continue to read stories with familiar settings. They’ve already read The Whales’ Song and Little Turtle and the Songs of the Sea. For today’s lesson, children also added images to their writing and concentrated on imagery that reflected their… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Art and Design

Year 2 – Art and Design

Year 2 have been working on their printing skills in art and design over the last few weeks and the end results look incredible! Children used various materials to link their art and design to our topic and created their own stencils using card and string to create some truly creative and original designs.      Continue Reading

Rainbow Challenges in Year 1

Rainbow Challenges in Year 1

This week the children were set 6 challenges to complete over the week. R.E. – The children have been learning about Judaism and enjoyed listening to the story about how God promised Abraham that his family would number as many as the stars. The children then complete their own collage of stars. Science – the… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Landscape Patterns

Year 2 – Landscape Patterns

Art and Design Landscape Patterns In our art and design lessons, children have been developing a wide range of art and design techniques in using colour, pattern, texture, line and shape. Children have then used these ideas to explore landscape scenes that linked to our R.E. lesson on beginnings, where children read about the story… Continue Reading

Rainbow Challenges

Rainbow Challenges

This week Year One were set as series of challenges covering a variety of subjects. R.E. – The children were asked to complete a collage expressing how they think God loves the world and the people in it. Maths – The children practiced counting numbers up to 20 by counting pasta into a bag. The… Continue Reading