History

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… Continue Reading

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

Black History Month in Year 4

Black History Month in Year 4

In October, every class celebrates Black History Month. Year 4 looked at lots of significant black figures of the past and present. We paid special attention to Emperor Septimius Severus; a black Roman Emperor whose greatest achievement was the rebuilding of Hadrian’s Wall. We spent a lesson researching him as we try to incorporate diversity in… Continue Reading

Papyrus craft

Papyrus craft

Year 3 been learning about about papyrus the importance of papyrus to the Ancient Egyptians. We use recycled paper to make our own papyrus by using a mixture of water and glue to bind it together. Then we decorated scrolls in a Egyptian style. Continue Reading

Year 2 – China

Year 2 – China

Year 2 children learned some interesting facts about China today as part of our school’s celebrations for International Week. Children also had the opportunity to try some Chinese food which had been lovingly prepared and delivered to school. Children looked at: Chinese culture, the Mandarin language, listened to traditional Chinese music, and sampled food such… Continue Reading

Year 6 Evacuation

Year 6 Evacuation

As part of their WWII Homefront topic, Year 6 pupils shared an evacuation experience day in which they (dressed as WWII schoolchildren) took part in a range of fun games and activities to find out what it was really like for children during WWII. The children played indoor and outdoor games that evacuee children would… Continue Reading