Year 1 school visit to Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

Today Year 1 visited Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens. We had the opportunity of walking around the museum, learning about the history of coal mining in the local area, glass making, embroidery and much more! The children enjoyed looking at the many items on display to show them the history of the North East. We then Read more about Year 1 school visit to Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens[…]

Capacity and Volume

IN Year 1 we have been investigating capacity and volume and which measuring jugs and beakers hold the most or least amount of water.  We used words in our investigation such as full, half full, empty, smaller, larger, taller and shorter. We enjoyed our investigation and finding out how to complete the test fairly.  

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[…]