19 06, 2019

Build A Rocket Boys and Girls!

By | June 19th, 2019|Art, Year 2 2018-19|


We had so much fun making rockets.  We learnt a lot too about cutting,sawing,fixing,attaching and modelling.  Well done year 2,  you work so well with the tools and […]

17 05, 2019

Monster Models

By | May 17th, 2019|Art, Year 3/4 2018-19|

It’s always really good fun to get the clay, glue, paint and  cardboard out and have a long old making session.  Painting and gluing,  fixing, attaching and using our imaginations.  But actually when you look at the children working they are multi tasking in so many ways;  sharing,  collaborating, problem solving and visioning.  In the […]

16 05, 2019

Hidden Heathbook 2019!

By | May 16th, 2019|Art, PTA, Year 6 2018-19|

What an afternoon in Heathbrook Park! So many of our families braved the weather and enjoyed an afternoon of fantastic outdoor art and theatre activities. A huge thanks to everyone who supported our Friends of Heathbrook (PTA) refreshment stall.


10 05, 2019


By | May 10th, 2019|Art, Year 2 2018-19|

Today we began making our own boats, using our design plans from last week. We were very busy cutting, sticking, gluing and discussing our ideas.


KODAK Digital Still Camera


9 05, 2019

Reception this week!

By | May 9th, 2019|Art, Mathematics, Reception 2018-19|


2 05, 2019

Animated Pictures

By | May 2nd, 2019|Art, Year 3/4 2018-19|

We planned and made moving pictures in art.  Firstly we explored different paper mechanic techniques like using sliders,  levers and making spinners with split pins.  Then we planned the theme for our picture and made amazing collage picture backgrounds.  We thought about what elements could move in our pictures like birds and planes flying in […]

2 05, 2019

Wild City’s giant interactive box world in our sports pitch!

By | May 2nd, 2019|Art|

Pupils had an incredible day when professional artists from Wild City facilitated their giant interactive box world… in our new all-weather sports pitch! It’s all in preparation for Hidden Heathbrook an afternoon of free exciting outdoor art and theatre for the whole family from 12.30 to 4.30pm on Saturday 11th May. Hidden Heathbrook is […]

7 03, 2019

Fringe Festival – The Heats…..

By | March 7th, 2019|Art, Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Miscellaneous, Music News Blog, Year 5 2018-19|

Year 5 have had an incredible week creating their own acts to perform for the  Fringe Festival. They have explored the art forms of dance, drama, mime and gymnastics. One group choreographed a dance to the sounds of Jimmy Cliff, “You can get it if you really want,”  A song about […]

5 03, 2019

Fringe Fun

By | March 5th, 2019|Art, Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Music, Year 5 2018-19|

Year 5 are getting expressive, dramatic, acrobatic and creative as they prepare for our Fringe Festival.


28 02, 2019

Sketching Skulls

By | February 28th, 2019|Art, Year 3/4 2018-19|

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 […]