Before we head off to secondary school and science becomes more about Bunsen burners and field trips, we have been talking a lot about what it means to be a good scientist. From creating hypotheses and planning fair tests to displaying results and sporting patterns, we are thinking and working like scientists. Today’s hypothesis to […]Read More Year 6 Science
This week in DT we thought about which parts of a fruit or vegetable we eat, and which bits we discard. We discovered this is sometimes a matter of taste – some of us eat all of an apple, even the stalk! After sorting different fruits and vegetables into categories according to how we prepare […]Read More Y2 DT: peeling fruit and veg
Yesterday, Years 5 & 6 were very lucky to have a visit from Dr Lara Payne, a Microbiologist (and Reception mum) who came in to talk to them about being a Microbiologist and infectious diseases doctor. The children were really interested to learn about what the job entails and to look at some equipment used. […]Read More UKS2 Microbiologist Visit
We have been blown away with the level of support you have all shown and how many volunteer slips have been handed in for International Day. The prizes are still up for grabs and the slips have been transferred to sign up sheets. If you want to add your name to the food or craft […]Read More You can still be in with a chance to win!
We are working very hard at using a knife and fork in class to get ready for lunch in the big hall next year!Read More Preschool life skills!
Year 2 scientists are carrying out an experiment on cress seeds this week. They are combining their learning and knowledge of working scientifically, conducting a fair test and volume/measurement (which we are looking at in maths this week) to test how seeds grow if given different volumes of water. The children know that other variables […]Read More Year 2 science: carrying out an experiment.
Friday afternoon is a time to unwind after a week of hard work. It’s also a time to sing some of our favourite songs. Even when we disagree or fall out, we are still one team in Year 1 and we join hands and work together. Check out this sneak preview of what’s to come […]Read More Year 1 Music – Valuing eachother
There’s definitely been a festival vibe in class for the last two days as the temperature has been rising. We stay chill in our tents and spa pool and are having a lovely Summer term!Read More Preschool. Too cool for school!
Today as a special treat for all their hard work, year 6 went on an outing to the cinema. Having enjoyed reading Wonder recently, we managed to book a special screening and had the whole screen to ourselves. Thanks for all your hard work this year Year 6- we hope your enjoyed your special day […]Read More Year 6 @ the cinema