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Art and Design in Year 6

Art and Design in Year 6

Year 6 have been experimenting with different ways of using textiles to create different effects. They used fabric, fabric paints, buttons, sequins, wool, needles, thread etc. to recreate scenes from well-known stories or a scene of their choice. Take a look at our work-in-progress photographs. Continue Reading

Year 4’s Forest School Day with High Tide Adventures

Year 4’s Forest School Day with High Tide Adventures

Year 4 had a fabulous time in the Forest School for a full day with High Tide Adventures. They worked in teams to create shelters that they would use for survival! They used lots everyday materials and invented lots of things including table and chairs, painting stations and swings! They are very inventive 😁. They… Continue Reading

STEM week in Year One

STEM week in Year One

This week is  British Science Week and the theme is ‘Innovating the Future’. Year One considered the problem of Plastic Pollution and could plastic bottles be used for another purpose. The children were then set a challenge to recycle a plastic bottle and design and make a rocket launcher. Then the children spent an afternoon building… Continue Reading

Stone Age Houses

Stone Age Houses

In class we learnt about Skara Brae and Neolithic houses. We used the knowledge we had gathered to design and make a Neolithic House. We used clay and natural materials and applied our prior knowledge of making pinch pots to make the base for our houses. Stay tuned to see the completed products. Continue Reading