A big thank you to everyone who came to see our incredibly creative animal projects that we have been working on this term!
A huge well done to the Year 3s for their fantastic work this year during their instrumental lessons, which were showcased during a special performance today.
Thank you to everyone who came along to see just how much they have progressed, as well as to Mrs Bale and Mrs Hunter who have taught them this year. […]
BREAKING NEWS FROM OUR GUIDED READING GROUP!
Our latest reading of Varjak Paw has informed us that mysterious ‘vanishings’ are occurring all over the city. Cats are repeatedly going missing without a trace.
More information can be found by watching the following reports:
It really does feel as though Spring is finally here and Year 3 and 4 have been making the most of it by getting out into the Wildlife Garden and taking part in activities to help it thrive. We have been sieving the compost for our raised beds and plants, turning over the compost heap, tidying […]
On Monday, Year 3 and 4 went to the CLC to build on our programming skills. We used a programme called Scratch to explore algorithms, ensuring that we understand that instructions need to be given to a computer in sequence. You can access Scratch on tablets and computers at home to keep practising this at […]
This week, we are focusing on non-fiction writing in Literacy. As we are enjoying our class mascot PeeWee so much, we are learning all about Kiwi birds in order to create fact files.
We began by using a technique called dictogloss to help us to recall, retain and record information about kiwis.
Today, we grouped facts into sections […]
World Book Day was a great success across the entire school last week. Linda Jones visited us from The Children’s Literacy Charity (Literacy Lab) head office to read to and play games with the children the charity supports. As you’ll see from the photos below, the children really engaged with World Book Day, dressing […]
We are delighted to announce that our first ever Heathbrook Fringe Festival was a huge success.
Year 3/4 wrote reviews after the show which I think say it all! Through our performances, we have learnt skills that are truly invaluable.
A huge thank you to everyone for such amazing efforts in what has been a fantastic week!
As part of our human body topic, we have been learning about the skeleton.
We were very lucky to have Karly offer to visit us to teach us about Leonardo Da Vinci’s skull sketches. We looked at replica skulls and then used charcoal to do our own still life drawings. The charcoal really emphasised the dark […]