Author Archives: teacher

Book in a box

Yes, it has returned!  Year 6 have completed their ‘Book in a box’ homework and brought them in to share with us. Each child has given a presentation about their book and the objects/work they have put into their box. The amount of work which has gone into these is quite astounding! If you would […]

Drugs

Science this week has been about developing our understanding of drugs including alcohol and smoking. We began by sharing what we already knew and it became clear that there were many misconceptions throughout the class. The children took this subject very seriously and asked excellent questions such as ‘If we now know that smoking can […]

An exciting week

Bhangra dancing One of the highlights of this week was Bhangra dancing. This is because we were able to dress up in costume, wear a bindi and learn a fast- paced routine. Everyone had great fun and lots of people said that if they had the opportunity, they would do it again.  Maths Cafe On […]

What’s in your food?

In science we have been learning about nutrition and digestion. This week we have focussed on the nutrients in our food: carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, fats etc. The children worked really hard and then used their understanding to create a food pyramid, putting in the food that they eat into each section so that they could […]

Mayan masks

In art, the children have been learning about Mayan masks. They have designed some of their own which they will eventually make into an actual mask. Many of the children were so proud of their achievements that they took a ‘selfie’ to put on our wall.