Yr2: Art Week

During art week we have been looking at the work of Ansel Adams.  We did some research about the type of work he did…

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Yr 5 Harry Potter

What a fantastic day we all had on our visit to Warner Bros. Studios.

The children were so enthusiastic and enjoyed looking at the exciting…

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Yr 2: fractions and dragons!

This week we have started looking at fractions. This is a high level thinking topic and the children have worked extremely well to understand…

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Yr 5 Music Festival

Year 5 are busy practising for the Hertford and Ware Music Festival.

We would like to thank Mrs List for preparing us for our individual…

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Cheerleading and Gymnastics Competition

Abel Smith Cheerleaders and Y1 gymnasts took part in an exciting event on Monday. The cheerleaders were invited to demonstrate their skills where the…

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Y6 Crucial Crew

Y6 have had a brilliant morning at Crucial Crew today! They have learnt many vital life saving skills such as: Railway safety, Internet safety,…

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Yr 5 Tag Rugby Training

We have been really lucky this term, to have had a rugby coach to  teach us new  Tag Rugby skills. All of Year 5…

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Yr 5 World Book Day 2018

Throughout the week, Year 5 shared the Classic Text of ‘Alice in Wonderland’ to celebrate World Book Day 2018.

We really enjoyed our Drama Workshop…

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Yr 2: ‘Trip’ 02.03.18

After a mad week of weather, we had to unfortunately cancel our class trip in its original form. However, our very adaptable year 2…

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Yr 2: World Book Day

This week we have been celebrating world book day. We started our week with a workshop from Westend in Schools thanks to our generous…

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Yr 2: Internet Safety Day

This week was internet safety day. We met Lee, Kim and SID the superhero! SID reminded us of 4 very important tips:

Don’t talk to…

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Year 4 DT week

Last week was DT week and in Year 4 our topic was ‘Moving vehicles – using wheels and axles’. We started the week by…

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Yr 2: DT Week

This week in Year 2 we have been making hand puppets. First we started by looking at other hand puppets and working out what…

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Yr 5 D and T Week

This week, in Year 5, we have been designing and making bags. We have been asked to make a shoe bag, suitable to carry…

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Year 4

We have had a busy few weeks in Year 4 and have been getting to know one another quickly. Over the last few weeks…

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Yr 2: Resolutions

This week we have been thinking about the start of a new year. We talked about what people do to celebrate a new year….

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Y6 Tag Rugby coaching

Year 6 had a great, but very muddy, rugby session today. We learnt lots of new skills in preparation for our Tag rugby festival…

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Y6 Growth Mindset – lesson 1

Year 6 have just started a series of lessons where they will be learning about growth mindset and what it means to have this…

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Yr 5 Science Workshop

Our Science Topic this term is Materials and Mrs Bayliss, from Richard Hale School,

set up a workshop in Year 5 to help us learn…

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Yr 5 Whirling Winds and Wild Weather

A beginning of a New Year! Year 5 have been creating ‘mood boards’ as an Entry Point to our Geography Topic – Weather and …

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Yr 2: Santa Came To Town!

We came to school  this morning to a huge shock!

Magic dust, footprints, CCTV pictures and… LETTERS!

Year 2 were shocked to realise that they had…

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Yr 2 and Yr 4 Parents!

This post must be a child free zone! Spoilers included!

Over the past 2 weeks in  English, year 2 have been learning about letter writing.  The…

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Y6’s Last Christmas Lunch

After a busy morning of topic work, Year 6 have really enjoyed their final Christmas lunch at Abel Smith School. We’ve sung songs, pulled…

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Yr 5 Christmas Crafts

What a busy week we have had in Year 5 , sewing Christmas stockings and making labels to sell at the Winter Warmer. We…

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Every 1 In Festival – Y5 & Y6 December 2017

What a fantastic afternoon we had today at this festival! We were given the opportunity to take part in 5 new sporting activities:

Archery, Seated…

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