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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]