Stars of the week

Well done to the following Stars of the Week. Reception: Megan and Mia Year One: Ayman and Lily Year Two: Ladi and Theana Year Three: Ryan and Matty Year Four: Jun and Cameron Miss Street’s certificate: Ladi. Mike the kind alien has been passed on from Andrii to Alfie. Well done!

Year Four’s Art

This week in art, the children studied the work of Van Gogh. They used his work as an inspiration to do their own sketch of scissors. They then used blue tack to hold the scissors at different angles and they shaded to fill in the dark and light bits.

Year Three’s visit to the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

Year 3 had an amazing time at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on Wednesday this week. The children were able to go into the BBC sport studios, the trophy room and had the chance to be interviewed like professionals. Did you know they count every blade of grass on every tennis court and that 54, 250 tennis … Read More

Year Two’s visit from Polka Theatre

Year Two had a great time working with the Polka Theatre acting out the BFG this week. The children have been reading the BFG as part of their literacy unit and it was a great opportunity for them to explore the story in more depth. During the morning, the children Year Two took up roles within the story and learnt … Read More

5 star Food Hygiene rating for the kitchen

A massive well done to Galina and Siobhan who work in our kitchen, for maintaining our 5 star food hygiene rating when the council did a spot inspection visit this week. The inspector said that it was one of the most boring visits that he has ever done as he could not find a single fault!

Writing in Year one

In Oak Class this week the children practised writing their tall letters. They learnt the rhymes and worked hard to form the letters the right way around repeating the rhymes to help them. They then worked hard to transfer this into their literacy writing and across other subjects.

Autumn in Reception

This half term the children have been learning all about autumn and the changes that they see. The children have loved bringing in autumnal items including acorns, conkers, yellow, brown and orange leaves. They finished their topic by using their phonics to write a list about autumn so that everyone who comes into Apple class can learn about the changes … Read More

Headteachers Update

What a busy week we have had at Park this week! The Year Three class enjoyed a trip to the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club this week. They got to look behind the scenes and understand how the club operates, and they even had a go at presenting like a BBC broadcaster! What a great day out! Also … Read More

Science in Year 4

This week, in science, the children investigated how some materials change state due to the change in temperature. The children placed cups of ice in four different locations around the classroom. Using stopwatches and rulers, the children observed and recorded the rate at which the ice cubes were melting in all four locations. Results showed that the ice blocks on … Read More