Year 5 World Cup

This week year 5 have become expert World Cup Analysts! First we collected some official FIFA data and drew it as graphs. Then we looked at real FIFA data analysis graphs and answered some questions about the entire tournament. We even wrote some of our own questions to test our peers!

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The Thames Barrier

Year 5 were set the challenge to design and build the Thames Barrier using a range of resources. The structure had to be strong, recognisable and contain rotating barriers to stop ‘water’. We worked in groups but had to contend with different timed restrictions: no talking, only able to use one hand, no tape, no […]

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Year 5 visit Trinity

Our fantastic fives had the opportunity to experience secondary school this week. We had an amazing art lesson, where we designed mandalas and learned about there significance for different cultures. We also had a fabulous food technology lesson where we made yummy flapjacks. We even did the washing up!

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Y3 intensive swimming!

In July and October, we hire Colfes swimming pool and two coaches to provide two series of intensive swimming lessons. The total time spent in the pool for each child is roughly five hours across the week, equating to 10-11 regular swimming lessons. The advantages of this approach to swimming lessons are that: We have […]

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We’ve been playing lots of football songs, and we’ve been learning the words and dancing to them! We have been taking part in football inspired activities and we are really enjoying ourselves!