We had a fantastic time today raising money for Sport Relief! We had two minutes to bounce as many times as possible! Lots of sporting fun and money raised.
We have had an amazing World Book Week! We have had four parents come to read to us, and have listened to our usual wide variety of stories. We have listened to stories from Roald Dahl, Mark Haddon, Rudyard Kipling, Peter Bunzl, JK Rowling and Dr. Suess! We covered stories from autism, aspirations, ivory trading, […]
West End in Schools came into deliver a dance workshop on The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl. All children took part, exploring the plot and the characters. Even staff took part! It was a great start to the week!
We had great fun in Science this week. We were investigating irreversible reactions. Mrs Campbell mixed warm milk with vinegar to make plastic! It smelt horrible, but once it had dried we could see it was a casein plastic. We also made a balloon inflate using bicarbonate of soda and vinegar.
This afternoon, the school nurses team came into to talk to us about our wellbeing and mindfulness. We completed several activities, including making a personal strength shield, and acting out some of our feelings. We also wrote down our worries and then ripped them up. Finally, we wrote down our thought on a water lily, […]
In Science this week, we looked at solutions and dissolving. We experimented by looking at which things would dissolve into a solution, and which would not. We them looked at the impact of heat on dissolution – did it make it quicker? In PE, we have been learning to play netball. We have leant to use […]
We have had a really fun week! On Wednesday we had our Maths Day, where we all came dressed in Maths costumes! We spent the morning completing an investigation based on the book ‘Holes’ we studied last term. We tried to work out how much soil Stanley would have to dig every day, if his […]
We came back after the holiday with a bang! In Science we have been investigating materials and some children spent the afternoon investigating the ingredients of alien soup. They had to separate the ingredients into different containers, without using their hands; instead they relied on the properties of each ingredient. We have been looking at decimals […]
Our final morning saw many sad faces – some even asked to stay on over Christmas! We headed off Big Pit this morning. Fascinating history and characters and a fantastic final morning. We are on our way in 10 minutes – arrival time as expected, but please keep an eye on Facebook.