Preschool 12/5 Bonjour!

So you’ve built a den and now it’s time to pretend that den is in another country. The Go Jetters head to Paris today and I know a lot of you can speak French already. Watch this episode and then decide which country you’d like to explore. Go Jetters, Series 1: 1. The Eiffel Tower, […]

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🌍Earth Hour 2020🌎

It’s Earth Hour on Saturday… a time when people around the world try to limit their impact on the Earth, and consider their sustainable choices. Even though our lives are a bit different at the moment, you can still do your bit to participate in Earth Hour. Here’s some ideas: Have dinner by candlelight instead […]

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The HMS Beagle Board Games

Year 5 & 6 used maps to locate the Galápagos Islands and then created their own board games based on the famous archipelago. They arranged the islands, labelled them and drew on the equator. They then used their maps to write instructions for their board game focusing on making things clear and concise.

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Fairtrade Fortnight

As part of Fairtrade Fortnight, year 4 have been learning about wants and needs. We focussed on the wants and needs of people globally, and how they might differ around the world. We then read the story of a cocoa farmer named Therese from Cote D’ivoire who has had a much better quality of life […]

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Latitude and longitude

Years 5 and 6 reviewed their geography learning from last half term and labelled world maps with continents and oceans. They then learnt about latitude and longitude in more detail before applying this new knowledge in pairs by plotting the journey of the Beagle, the ship Charles Darwin sailed around the world on.

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Year 5 and 6 Mexican Innovate

The children were set the task of creating a holiday itinerary for a family of 4 who wanted to travel to Mexico. Their first task involved scheduling and budgeting for a flight to and booking a hotel in Mexico’s capital: Mexico City. They then had to plan 6 days of fun incorporating our learning about […]

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