Geography UKS2

This half term, we have been learning all about food growing, from allotments to food miles. For this weeks learning, we have studied two case studies of farming around the world. Starting in North America, we learned about citrus farming in California – where the climate and conditions are perfect for these juicy fruits! Then […]

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UKS2 Geography

Should we eat seasonally? Is it ok to import food? We learned about seasonality and how it is possible to buy foods in supermarkets that are out of season. Pretending to be chefs, we designed a seasonal menu for a given month using seasonality calendars. We then talked about the environmental impact of importing foods, […]

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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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