Learning about light and colour

Classes 3 and 4 have been working hard on their Science topic of light this term. Class 3 have been learning about reflection, Class 4 have been learning about splitting white light and colours. Class 3 looked at how we use reflection in mirrors, reflectors on bicycles/cars. hi-vis jackets, cats eyes and solar furnaces. We […]

Arts Week 2017

This year’s Arts Week theme was “nature,” the children spent some time looking at art work from Andy Goldsworthy and used his work as inspiration for their own masterpieces. The children had help from some of the parents who offered their time and skills to create sewing, knitting, printing and drama displays. Have a look […]

Sports Week

Sports week this year was held slightly earlier than usual and we still had extremely hot weather. The children were able to try lots of new sports such as: tchouckball, lecrosse, judo, and curling. Amongst these new sports there were more usual sports taken part in such as: football, tag rugby, tennis etc. The children […]

Parents Go Back to School

On the 22nd of May, Mrs Chipperfield began her parents maths classes. Many parents came to this to learn the differences in the teaching of maths today from when they were taught at school and what the new curriculum teaches at year 5 and 6. The parents were given manipulatives and shown the new conceptual […]