Who was Muhammad ?

Who was Muhammad ?

Year 5 have have had great fun this afternoon learning about the Prophet Muhammad. We learned his story from being an ordinary young boy who was visited by the Angel Gabriel and who later became God’s messenger. The children had great fun using their acting...
Let’s get the basics right!

Let’s get the basics right!

Year 5 have been honing their word processing skills in computing recently. The children are really brilliant at using a wide range of ICT devices, but sometimes become a little stuck when it comes to basic word processing, so we decided to look at how to alter text...
A Different Kind of Solar System in Year 5

A Different Kind of Solar System in Year 5

Today in Year 5, we took our learning outside and explored the solar system using…. FRUIT! The children were challenged to labelling the fruits with the correct planet, thinking about the size. There were lots of scientific discussions around this and lots of decision...
Convince me!

Convince me!

Year 5 had an emotive discussion last week  in preparation for their persuasive writing task in English. This has linked beautifully with our geography topic about deforestation and the negative effects upon the Amazon Rainforest. The children then wrote a letter to...
Picasso Inspired Portraits

Picasso Inspired Portraits

In Art, we have been developing our sketching skills when looking at our class artist, Pablo Picasso. We then explored the ‘cubism’ movement and the children used photography to recreate their own portraits, in the style of Picasso. Well done Year...
Let the music play!

Let the music play!

The very talented Year 5 children have really embraced their ukelele lessons this term. They have been very attentive during sessions with a specialist ukelele teacher who really ignited their passion for music! The children have learned how to play a number of chords...