Author Session –  Pirate Adventure Story

Author Session – Pirate Adventure Story

Year 2 have really enjoyed listening to and reading pirate books.  One of our favourites stories is ‘A New Home for a Pirate’ by Ronda Armitage. Pirate Jed is not happy … Imagine a pirate who feels seasick all the time. He’s fed up with bobbing around on...
Young Historians!

Young Historians!

Who was Blackbeard and why was he so famous? Children were given sources to find out the answer to these questions. These sources included: wanted posters, newspaper reports, photos and maps. We certainly found out lots about this feared...
Marvellous Measuring!

Marvellous Measuring!

Year 2 really enjoyed measuring objects in centimetres and then using a metre ruler to find out if objects were longer or shorter than 1 metre. Some of us were surprised that we were taller than 1...
We love ‘Now Press Play’!

We love ‘Now Press Play’!

To conclude our history work on ‘Nurturing Nurses’, we embarked on an adventure with Florence Nightingale. With our headphones on, we were completely immersed in our learning. We gained a deeper understanding of the work that Florence did, the problems that she...

Year 4 gymnasts!

Year 4 have approached their new PE unit fantastically and worked hard to improve and apply their coordination and strength to perform some partner balances proficiently. First, we thought carefully about how they could mould their bodies in a specific shape –...

Typing tricks!

Year 4 have been using Dance Mat typing to help develop their skills in typing. We have started to use both hands and navigate the keyboard with much more confidence than before. It was really fun to play the music games alongside learning how to type. Level 1...