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Category Archives: Humanities

Year 2 Visit To Beanley Farm

Year 2 visited Beanley Farm near Alnwick as part of our Geography work this term. We compared the environment with that of the city.

 

 

We enjoyed collecting lots of different types of leaves.

 

Robert; the shepherd told us all about how he looks after the 200 sheep on the Farm.

We had a race in the big field.

We saw the wheat which had been harvested from the fields and we used a special mill to grind the seeds to make flour.

We had to walk carefully over the Trip Trap Bridge incase there was a Troll underneath it!

It was a wonderful day!

Year 3’s Polynesian Performance

Year 3 have worked especially hard this year putting together their very own production, ‘Polynesian Performance.’ We have been studying the Hawaiian Islands as a part of our Volcanoes humanities studies, which the children have really enjoyed. The piece combines dance, music and drama in a retelling of a traditional Polynesian creation story. All children… Continue Reading

Beautiful Bamburgh

Year 2 had a wonderful visit to the Grace Darling Museum in Bamburgh yesterday as part of our history work on famous people. We took part in a workshop at the Museum.   We enjoyed looking around the museum and we saw the real coble which Grace and her father used for the rescue. We… Continue Reading

Year 3 Summer trip to Broxfield Farm.

Today we enjoyed another trip back to visit Mr Thompson at Broxfield farm. It was amazing to see how the farm has changed and developed through the seasons since our last visit in October. We enjoyed a tractor ride through a field of cows and then made magical woodland creatures in the forest in the… Continue Reading

Australia comes to Year 2!

Year 2 have been learning all about Australia in our Geography lessons this term. we have been comparing the Australian coastline with the North East coastline. We have learnt lots of facts about Australia and have enjoyed learning about this interesting country. We have even learnt to sing Waltzing Matilda! We found out about Australian… Continue Reading

Year 2 visit the allotment.

Year 2 visited Wor Lotty yesterday.       .We enjoyed  tasting lots of different kinds of fruits and vegetables. We looked at the plants which we had planted last time that we were at the allotment.   We collected lots of ladybirds but we left them at the allotment at the end of the day! We also enjoyed wedding the paths in the allotment. We collected so many weeds! We are… Continue Reading