Storms and Ship Wrecks
A great start to our residential! Before leaving for Kingswood, year six tested out their boat designs to see if they would float and if they could move.
Who helped to improve the life of Victorian children?
http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_history/thomas_barnardo.htm https://sites.google.com/site/mybarnardoswebsite/top-10-facts-on-dr-barnardo http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/victorians/famous.htm Lord Shaftesbury http://primaryfacts.com/1745/lord-shaftesbury-facts/
Tour of Modern Pompeii http://tinyurl.com/yl7jkwu
Trip to the National Mining Museum
As part of our topic of ‘Life is the Pits’, Year 5 went to the National Mining Museum in Wakefield. The children met Sally a 6 year old girl, who was a trapper down the mines, they also explored the Museum and its grounds and of course the children went...
What types of jobs did Victorian children do?
Victorian School Day!
Year 5 had a shock this morning, when they were transported back to 1887 and Victorian Schooling! The day started with a hand and hygiene inspection, closely followed by arithmetic and learning our times tables by rote. Then we went outside for some drill practice. After play, the children practised their Victorian...
Earth Matters Creative Homework
The children have had a great start to the term today and did a fantastic job of presenting their "amazing" creative homework projects.
Times Tables Rock Stars
Mr Rich and Mrs Comins have been blown away by Year 5s Maths work this week. All have shown that they are ready for Year 5 and willing to tackle challenges placed in front of them. Today’s challenge was the Rounding Jigsaw. The children had to round to...
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!