Apple Class have explored the story Jack and the Beanstalk this week. They engaged in a ‘hot seating’ activity in which a member of the class pretended to be a character of the story. They then held a debate in which they discussed whether the Giant is a bad character or not.
As geographers, Year Two went on a local area walk and created journey sticks using the materials that they found on the way. They then used these props to create maps with keys and symbols.
This week Year One have continued studying the work of Henri Matisse and they made another collage, except this time the children had to work within a colour scheme. They each chose two colours and selected materials which fitted in their colour scheme to collage with.
Year Two are learning about algorithms in Information Technology this half term. The children had lots of fun programming the beebots to reach a specific destination and debugging the instructions when they went wrong. Year One have been taking their own photographs using the iPads and this week we began to edit them. The children enjoyed putting a filter onto … Read More
Apple Class have enjoyed retelling the story of The Three Little Pigs. They explored how the characters felt, where the book was set and what the problems the pigs faced in the story. The children considered what adjectives would best describe the different characters in the story and how they could
We have had a positive uptake for the new summer clubs. We are particularly excited to welcome Maria Rice-Jones, the new French teacher. Maria is a French national with a Masters Degree in Modern Languages from the Sorbonne University in Paris. She has been teaching French since 1990 and she is a published author. Maria’s teaching style is based on … Read More