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Destination Space

Year 4/5 had a wonderful trip to the life centre. During their trip, they learned all about what astronaut life is like up in space and they got the opportunity to carry out some of their very own scientific experiments. They even had the chance to have a look at what...

Measuring

Year 2 have been learning how to measure length using cm. They used rulers to measure strips of coloured paper and compared their lengths using greater than and less than signs (< and >). They were also able to find the difference between the lengths using their...

Blaydon

As part of our “There’s No Place Like Home” topic, the children went on an exploration of the surrounding area of the school to look at the different types of housing and buildings that can be found within their local environment. Each group chose to explore an area...

Harvest Art

During our harvest week at school Year 6 decided to complete some harvest art in the style of Van Gogh. Take a look at some of the techniques we used including using the brush in different ways to create texture and also mixing colours to create different tones to...

Tennis

This half term Year One have been developing their tennis skills through weekly sessions delivered by tennis coach  — Ian.In doing so, the children have been able to acquire various skills and techniques that are required when participating in a tennis match.  Some of...

Plant Portraits

Following on from Year One exploring and sketching a wide range of fruit and vegetables, the children continued to explore the work of Acrimboldo but this time through creating a portrait using fresh produce. Throughout the whole process the children had to really...

Allotment Week Pt.1

As part of our whole school "Allotment Week", Year One have been carrying out a range cross-curricular activities related to fruits and vegetables. On Monday, we visited the school’s allotment to gain a better understanding of where food comes from. Following on from...

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