We Became Victorians for a Morning!

We Became Victorians for a Morning!

Class 1 went back in time to discover what life in a Victorian classroom might be like.     Schools were very different to how they are now. We started off our day by lining up outside the classroom as quietly as possible with boys in front of girls. We were only...
Poetry Workshop and Residential Trip

Poetry Workshop and Residential Trip

We spent a very busy day working with poets  Anneliese Emmans Dean, Rob Gee and Sara Hirsh at the beautiful and historic Hellen’s Manor House in Much Marcle.  We had workshops with each of the poets and then performed our best lines at the end.     Year 5 &...
Visit from an assistance dog

Visit from an assistance dog

On February 14th, we saw what happens to all the used stamps we have been collecting!  They help to train assistance dogs like 7 month old Noah.  Mrs Gabbott from Canine Partners  brought him in to our assembly and explained he will eventually do wonderful work as an...
Brazil, South America and Electrical Circuits

Brazil, South America and Electrical Circuits

The first science topic of the new school year in Class 2 is electrical circuits. The topic began in an interesting and dramatic fashion with Mr Greenbank taking (an old!) computer apart. The class asked many interesting questions and were fascinated to see the inner...
Things that go bump in the night

Things that go bump in the night

Class 1’s topic this term is ‘things that go bump in the night’.  Class 1 have been discovering that all sorts of creatures are nocturnal. They have read books and researched the internet to find out loads of amazing facts. They also think they may...