Happy Feet

Happy Feet

Reception had their first Happy Feet session this week and they loved it! They danced along to music from Disney The Lion King so look out for all the ‘Roarsome’ moves! Nicola, their dance coach, said the children had been exemplary during the session! ...
Self-portraits in Year 1

Self-portraits in Year 1

This term, in Art, Year 1 have been developing their sketching skills through self-portraits. The children loved using mirrors to examine their facial features, and then explored how shapes and lines can be used best to translate these features to paper. The children...
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...
Year 2’s self-portraits

Year 2’s self-portraits

Year 2 have been working so hard to complete their self-portraits. We used pencils and different shading techniques to create light and dark tones. The colours we used for our borders were selected carefully. We talked about how different colours can convey different...
Sweet Music in Nursery

Sweet Music in Nursery

We certainly know how to move our bodies to music in nursery. Using a variety of percussion instruments, we learned to listen to instructions so that we know when to tap and stop. We also talked about loud sounds and more quiet ones. Our teachers then showed us how we...