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Black History Month

Black History Month

Year 3 enjoyed learning about the life of Martin Luther Kinf Jr. We listened to his inspirational speech and reflected on the importance of equality. Then we wrote acrostic poetry and letters of thank to show our appreciation for his work in the field of civil rights.

RE in Year 1

RE in Year 1

As part of their RE topic on Belonging, Year 1 went to church to learn about Baptism. The children took part in a role play of a baptism taking on the parts of the parents, Godparents, priest, reader and friends of the family.   Continue Reading

Year 6 Curriculum Presentation

Year 6 Curriculum Presentation

Please find attached the PowerPoint from the Year 6 Curriculum Evening. If you have any questions about its content, please contact Miss McTernan via the school office. Curriculum Evening PowerPoint Additional resources: Grammar Glossary Spellings-Y5-and-6-1 Question-stems-to-support-you-with-supporting-your-childs-comprehension Continue Reading

Maths in Year 1

Maths in Year 1

Year One have started learning about addition and how a whole number can be split into parts. Today the children were focusing on the number 4 and using bits of pasta to find as many different ways as they could to split the number 4. The were also challenged to see if they could find… Continue Reading

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 – 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

Neolithic Pottery

Continuing with our Stone Age topic, we learnt about how pottery was made during the Neolithic period of the Stone Age. We designed our own pots then sculpted our own pots, with fantastic results. Continue Reading

Electricity Investigation

Electricity Investigation

As part of their Science topic ‘Electricity’, Year 6 carried out an investigation to find out if the voltage of a battery impacts on the brightness of a bulb. After making suitable predictions, they set up their own circuits to test their theories. Emily, 10, said ‘I liked learning about how powerful batteries can be… Continue Reading