The closing days of term have seen three performances that our children are rightly proud of. Early Years acted and sung the Christmas story reflecting just how well they worked during rehearsals. KS1 entertained us with a mix of traditional and modern songs while acting their outdoor, heart warming nativity. KS2 concluded their 6 week […]Read More Christmas Performances Shine Brightly
It is amazing to have Rose from Blackheath Halls back to introduce us to this year’s Blackheath Goes Gospel team. She was joined by Abe, our brilliant pianist and Sabrina, our choir leader. The children did almost literally raise the roof and seemed to have a fantastic time. We’re already looking forward to next week.Read More BLACKHEATH GOES GOSPEL IS BACK!
At the end of last half term, KS2 took part in a music quiz. They listened to a range of inspiring black musicians from the past and had to match them to their photos. Many of the songs played made it difficult to sit still and it wasn’t long before Teddy in Y3 broke the […]Read More Summer of Soul
Year 4 spent some time yesterday exploring music from around the world. We gave a special focus to Spain and Scotland as the class created their own music using traditional characteristics from these countries. Pictured here is a performance on Spanish guitars.Read More Year 4 Music
While some children have been singing in the Year 5 and 6 choir this half-term, the rest of Year 5 have been rocking out to Livin’ on a Prayer by Bon Jovi. Not only have we learned to sing the song but we’ve been playing the xylophone and glockenspiel along with it. Here they are […]Read More Year 5 Music
Many of the treasured musical activities we had to pause during lockdown are now back, The sound of singing, ukuleles, recorders and our rock bands once again echo through the school. Here are some Year 4’s practising their ukulele skills.Read More Ukuleles Are Back
The afternoon sessions are off to a cracking start. We learnt about 3D shapes, listened to a musician play the double bass and then dressed up and formed a band!Read More Preschool afternoons!
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 […]Read More Farewell Year 6 🥲
Today we looked at a vinyl record and spoke about what it is and how we need a “special player” for it… i understand some of you have these at home! I am unable to put the video on the blog but it is on Seesaw, so please check it out! I think our guesses […]Read More Reception learn what a vinyl record is!
Year 5 got a taste of opera this afternoon. Blackheath Halls came to work with us and let us know about a community opera opportunity going on this summer, which children from Y5 have a letter about. If your child is interested in being involved, please respond ASAP as places are filling fast.Read More Opera in Year 5