Today Zoolab visited Year 3 to teach them about creatures in the rainforest. Among the visitors were a snake, gecko, giant snail, tarantula and a giant cockroach. The children got to touch the animals and ask questions to find out more about them.Read More The day the rainforest visited Year 3…..
We had a great day in the sun yesterday completing an orienteering course in Peckham Rye Park. We learnt how to take a bearing with a compass and identified map legends/symbols before heading off in groups in search of posts. First, we practised skills in the playground… Then we found posts and emoji faces… It […]Read More Year 5 Orienteering
Year 3 have been investigating ingredients which come from the rainforest. Some of these (spices, bananas, sugar and chocolate) have been used to bake a delicious rainforest cake. I hope you enjoyed the slice sent home!Read More Rainforest Cake
Year 6 will be learning about the Maya this term and we began our exploration of this fascinating civilisation by looking at magnificent Maya cities. Not having thousands of tons of stone to hand (or several decades in which to construct them) we had to use Lego to build our replicas!Read More Building Maya cities in Year 6
In Geography lessons this term, Year 2 have been learning about maps. To build on our treasure maps from last week the children were tasked with mapping the playground in pairs. After some debate, most pairs agreed on their labels!Read More Mapping the playground in Y2