Year 6 DT- textiles

After practicing our sewing skills, designing our products, and making paper prototypes it was time this week to get making! We have each made our own carrier belt to fit ourselves using fabric and coloured thread. We had to think carefully about what stitches to use where to make this a stylish and durable carrier […]

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Reception 2021-22 picnic

For those joining Reception class 2021-22 we will be having a picnic in Manor House Gardens on Saturday 21st August from 12-2. This is a chance for you to get to know your new friends whilst having fun with Miss Sheppard and Tamsin. Bring a blanket and your own picnic and prepare to have fun […]

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Farewell Year 6 🥲

It was lovely to be able to give our year 6 a worthy send off after such a difficult year. The church leavers service, with Miss Higgitt’s poignant words for each child and Rev Tim’s multitasking talents, was a fitting tribute to a wonderful year 6 class. The performance of Oliver was the icing on […]

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UKS2 DT – The finished product!

After six weeks of sewing, we finally have our finished toolbelts! After measuring their prototypes, Year 5 cut fabric to fit the correct size then made a toolbelt with pockets and straps using the running stitch, overcast stitch, backstitch and blanket stitch. Some children even decorated with embroidery. Some children are going to use theirs […]

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Sock puppet fun!

As you may remember we asked for some odd socks recently, so we could make sock puppets! Here are a few photos of us having great fun and learning lots about sewing! Sewing is great for our fine motor skills and will help our muscles when it comes to writing!

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