Autumn 2 Week 2. Celebrating Diwali

We started the week talking about the bonfire displays we had been to and the fireworks we had seen. The children learnt a new fire work song that used actions and voice sounds for the different types of fireworks . The children have also been learning about the Diwali festival of light. They have made […]

Y1- Outdoor learning

Year 1 have been learning about seasonal changes and Hedgehogs! We went on a leaf hunt around school and created our own habitats for Hedgehogs.

Autumn 1 week 3 – The Apple Fairy

The children have been listening to the oral story telling of the apple fairy. They loved seeing the star inside the apple that the apple fairy had left . We have been apple printing, looking for the star, making apple crumble and thinking about the shape of stars and apples. The children have also made […]

Y3 Science – Food groups

As part of our new Learning Journey ‘Fantastic Food and Brilliant Bodies’ we found out about the 5 food groups: dairy, protein, carbohydrates, fruit and vegetables and fats and sugars. As scientists, we went on a treasure hunt to find lots of different foods and sort them into the right food group. We discussed how […]

Y4 Quicksticks Hockey South Yorkshire Finals

Our Y4 hockey team qualifed to represent Sheffield in the South Yorkshire School Games through a local festival back in May. The event was held at Rotherham Hockey Club, where we competed against 6 other schools from Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster and Rotherham. Our team were fanastic, and managed to win every game they played, which […]

The Year 6 Stratford Residential 2023

The Year 6 pupils and staff enjoyed three glorious days in sunny Stratford-upon-Avon last week. The children were a credit to the school, learnt lots about Shakespeare (and chocolate!) and made lots of happy memories.

Outdoor Art – Mandalas

This wonderful outdoor art was created as part of the Year 3 ‘How does your garden grow?’ learning journey. We were partly inspired by the buddist monks who grind up rocks to make their mandalas over 60 hours. We just worked in TASC groups to construct art works using the natural resources from our lovely […]

Ancient Egyptian Landmarks

Y3 made clay models of Ancient Egyptian landmarks and added them to a map of Egypt plotted on our playground. As a class we then visited Ancient Egypt!