Marvellous Medicine Creative Homework
All of the staff at Abbey Gates have been blown away by the amazing Marvellous Medicine Creative Homework created by Year 4. We have had:- Marvellous mixtures Newspaper reports Marvellous cakes Illustrations in the style of Quentin Blake Information about solids, liquids and gases And many more. A huge thank...
Summer Holiday Transition Packs
Download these brilliant resource packs for your children to use over the summer holiday! They will help prepare them for the transition into their new class.
Abbey Gates has been open for 50 years !
The children had a great day celebrating that Abbey Gates has been open for 50 years. The pupils took part in a variety of workshops that explored: fashion, artwork, dance and technology through the decades.
The Abbey Gates Cup
Today, saw the conclusion of the Abbey Gates Cup. This competition gets better and better each year with more and more children wanted to take part. The Abbey Gates Cup is all about having fun, cooperating, mixing year groups and genders, showing confidence, and did I say, having FUN! Mr...
Which type of sugar dissolves the fastest?
Once again, Year 4 showed excellent investigative skills and cooperation when undertaking today’s investigation of ‘Which type of sugar dissolves the fastest?’ This kept the children awake and motivated following two late nights due to the fabulous ‘We Will Rock You!’ KS2 performance.
The Wild West
Foundation have loved learning about The Wild West. They have been visited by Cowgirls on their horses and Sheriff Kelvin and have made their own tepees and dreamcatchers!
Baking - Healthy Snacks
As part of our Marvellous Mixtures topic, Year 4 had been designing and marketing healthy snacks. Following on from this, the class have made scrumptious blueberry muffins and delicious cranberry cookies. Both were seriously tasty. All the staff managed to try some blueberry muffins and all agreed on how good they...
The speed of dissolving
This afternoon, Year 4 investigated the variables to see what effects the speed of dissolving. Different groups chose to change one variable in order to keep it as a fair test. Variables such as; the speed of stirring, the amount of sugar, the amount of water, the size of the container,...
Usain Bolt Maths
This morning, Year 4 combined their Maths and sporting skills to collect and present data, answering the question ‘How far can you run in Usain Bolts World Record time of 9.59 seconds?’ They had great fun, a great way to start the day!
The Year 6 class loved taking part in the Joseph Whitaker "Eggsterminator" challenge. Each group had the difficult task of creating a buggy that would stop their egg from breaking, have a look at the results..