A week full of mindfulness in year 5.
Year 5 celebrated well being week with a host of activities. This week we focused on our well being and how to be mindful. We all took part in several activities to allow us the opportunity to be mindful. We participated in mindful breathing exercises, looked at random acts of kindness and our gifts and […]
Year 5 – Marvellous Medieval Medicine
Year 5 were treated to a wonderful display of artefacts to show medical procedures through the ages. On Thursday, the wonderful Kevin Goodman came into school to share with us his extensive collection of medieval artefacts. This provided an excellent start to our term’s topic – Medicine through the ages. The children were able to […]
Collaborative learning in year 5
Year 5 have had a great start to the new half term working together in both English and Maths. We have had a fun filled (albeit short) first week back! The children have started their new suspense unit in English. They have worked together to create word banks for key vocabulary and using the suspense […]
Our tiptop week in Year 1.
Well this week has flown by in Year 1, all children have worked their socks off to achieve their targets. English Year 1 have been learning all about rhyme this week. We started our week by creating a rhyming string on words, looking at why and how some words rhyme and some do not. Children […]
Boudicca comes alive in year 5
This week in year 5 we have looked at the important role Boudicca had in our history. We have studied fact files to find further information about Boudicca, we have taken part in a role play where we acted out the roles of Boudicca and her daughters and we also created our own speeches to […]
Super salads at Tesco!
Tesco food tasting visit! Today, year 5 had the opportunity to visit Tesco to inform their food technology project on salads. The children had the chance to look at different salads that are on sale in the store and then to actually taste some of the ingredients. The children like some more than others, olives […]
Year 5 travelled to Egypt!
New topic! This week in year 5 we began our journey into the history of medicine, first stop was Ancient Egypt! Archaeologists for the day We became archaeologists for the day and excavated tombs. The children were looking at artefacts. They studied photos of the gods and famous physicians. They looked at the process of […]
Tadpoles, curry, athletics and more…
Topic learning in Year 2 Just before the Easter holidays Year 2 held an ‘Indian afternoon’ to celebrate our topic. We cooked curry for all the parents and the children showed off their Indian dance moves. Many thanks again to Tesco of Ellesmere for donating the ingredients for the curry. The afternoon was a great […]