Year Three had a great day exploring the Egyptians with Partake Theatre! We looked at artefacts, smelt spices and even acted out a real Ancient Egyptian burial ceremony. Have a look at the photos to see what we got up to...
London Bus Visit
As part of our Literacy and ICT work on 'The Naughty Bus', Class 2 had a very exciting morning onboard an old-fashioned London bus! The bus arrived on the school playground and the children got busy finding out about the previous life of the bus, meeting the driver and conductor and...
Check your letter formation
Please click on the links to take you to how we form our letters at Abbey Gates!
New School Council
We would like to welcome the new members of our School Council Year 6: Paige Burton (Chair), Ben Duffin-Mills (Vice-Chair), Rhys Carley-Jones (Vice-Chair), Hannah Smith Kenny (Secretary), Henry Burton (Treasurer) Year 5: Matthew Brown, Bella Sardone Year 4: Beth Carley-Jones, James Farr Year 3: Jake Haywood, Megan Duffin-Mills Year 2: Skye Jones, Ben...
Our judo coach, Verity, hosted an assembly to showcase the judo our children have been learning- pretty impressive stuff!
Whole school self portraits.
Each class sketched their self portrait and looked at the proportion of features on the face. We practised colour mixing to make skin tones and then painted the self portraits using acrylic paints. The finished painting is on display in Mrs Cumberpatch's office. It looks fantastic!
Year 2 Design technology moving monsters
We designed and made a moving monster using a simple lever. I think you will agree that they look great.
year 2 Gaudi lizards
We studied the architecture of Antoni Gaudi and then created our own mosaics based on the lizard by Gaudi at The Parc Guell in Barcelona.
As part of Mrs Comins visit to India, year five research different aspects of Indian life.
Tennis Festival at Caunton
On Friday May 1st Year One took part in the Caunton Tennis Festival. We had great fun learning new skills and enjoyed our picnic in the sun.