Monthly Archives: March 2018

Yr 2: Computing

This half term in computing we have been learning about algorithms. When we were first introduced to this topic we didn’t even know what the word meant! But 6 weeks later we can explain the word, create our own algorithms and even debug them! We have used an online programme for bee bots to create […]

Yr 2: Science Experiment!

This week in Science we have completed an experiment to see if paper can be changed by twisting, bending and squashing. First we needed to plan the experiment, we thought about what equipment we would need and made predictions about which types of paper would be changed the most and least.  Then we tested the […]

Y6 Sportshall Athletics Competition

On Thursday 15th March, Year 6 took part in an athletics competition against 9 other schools at Wodson Park. They competed brilliantly and tried their hardest. Both individually, and as small groups, they won many events. Overall our boys secured 7th place but a special mention must go to the girls who placed 3rd and […]

Yr 5 Harry Potter Tour

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 sets from the film. Our workshop about costume helped our understanding of the characters  – we were amazed how huge Hagrid’s trousers were! After searching for ‘golden snitches’, riding a […]

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 team prepared trip activities that we could complete at school instead! First, we looked at 2 different seeds, a sunflower seed and a runner bean seed.  We compared the way they […]

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 PFA. Our workshop was a dance based session retelling the story of Alice in Wonderland. The children used their facial expression and body movement to show the characters’ behaviours and emotions. […]

Yr 2: Internet Safety Week

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 strangers Always be kind Keep information private If you are unsure always tell an adult! We also met Hector and his friends who were learning how to use the internet […]

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 they were made from (these things are called components). Then we designed our puppets and planned what we would need to do to make our own. After this we started to […]