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Author Archives: Mrs G. Villalobos

Languages Day

Last week, the whole school celebrated Languages Day. The theme was food from French speaking countries which made everyone happy! Natalie Paris, a French story-teller performed stories in French to the children, there was a pop-up French cafe in school and each class enjoyed watching a film in French. It was a fantastic day full… Continue Reading

Year 5 Toy workshop

As part of our Design Technology topic, Year 5 designed and made a toy with moving parts. The children learnt about all the different parts inside a moving toy, and the movement they would create. Pupils then designed a polar scene as the front of their toy, and watched with joy as their polar animals… Continue Reading

Year 5- The Anti-Gravity Bottle!

Year 5 have just started their new science topic ‘Forces’. They did an excellent job of explaining why the Ping-Pong ball and water does not fall out of the bottle. Can you work out why? Here is a slightly¬†worried Jesdina to demonstrate and explain…¬† MOV06290 Continue Reading

Gardening Club

Year 5 Gardening Club started this week. The group will be planting a colourful array of wild flowers in the flower beds between the Year 5 and 6 classroom. Today the children chose Snow Drops to plant. They’ll be doing a little bit each week to make the garden look beautiful for Spring. Continue Reading


During Safety Week, Year 5 undertook a research project about internet safety. The class discussed the different forms of social media that they used and its potential dangers. The class split into 5 teams and researched the SMART rules for staying safe on the internet. Using these rules as a basis, the class then wrote… Continue Reading