Measure!

In Year 2 we have started to look at comparing length, we compared items around the classroom using the language smaller than and larger than. We have been practising using a ruler to accurately measure and draw straight lines in cm. We have done a brilliant job! Well done everyone.

3D shapes

As a class, we collected items from around the classroom and grouped them into 3D shapes. The children enjoyed finding 3D shapes and working together to determine each shape and name.

Year 5- The Great Battle of Britain Play Scripts

Last week the children worked in groups to create play scripts from the British point of view about The Great Battle of Britain. The children worked on setting the scene, adding stage directions as well as each character’s speaking parts. This week the children are making props to support their performances and practicing their scripts, Read more about Year 5- The Great Battle of Britain Play Scripts[…]

Year 5 Visit The Great North Museum

Yesterday Year 5 went to the Great North Museum to consolidate their learning about Space and the Solar System. The children began the day exploring the museum followed by a ‘Mission to Mars’ workshop. After lunch the children visited the Planetarium where they watched a feature called ‘The Fragile Planet’. It was a great day Read more about Year 5 Visit The Great North Museum[…]

Year 5- Remembrance Poems

Year 5 have been working hard to learn the poem ‘We Shall Keep the Faith’. The children have been working on perfecting their performances focusing on their expression, volume, speed, rhythm and actions. The children also used the ipads to research suitable background music to support their  performances.    

Year 5- Class Collective Worship

Year 5 worked superbly as a team to create a collective worship in honour of the New York Terror Attack 31.10.17. The children worked in small groups and each group produced a section of the collective worship. It was a beautiful liturgy with some really thoughtful ideas and words from the children.