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Author Archives: Miss J. Davidson

Hard workers in Year 5

 

During Year 5’s weekly zoom, Miss Davidson showcased our fantastic work! This included work on planning, drafting and writing a historical narrative, equivalent fractions and considering how we are all one in the eyes of God. Click on the link below to see what we have been doing!

Monday 1st February

Year 5 Weekly Zoom Call

Year 5 have (once again!) been working so hard and continue to impress Miss Davidson with their fantastic attitude to home learning.  On our weekly zoom call, we discussed the positives and negatives of lockdown and Miss Davidson shared great work from the week.  Click on the link below to see what we have been… Continue Reading

Year 5 Zoom Call!

Year 5 have been so motivated and hard-working this week as they adjust to working from home! Our weekly zoom call gave us a great opportunity to catch up with one another, chat about what we have found easy/ difficult about home learning and discuss how we can be successful home learners.  Miss Davidson also… Continue Reading

Film Music in Year 5!

Do you know which composer created the music to these films? Pirates of the Caribbean The Dark Knight Kung Fu Panda The Lion King Shark Tale Interstellar Madagascar and Madagascar2 It was Hans Zimmer, a German composer. He is recognised as one of Hollywood’s most innovative talents. He is famous for using traditional orchestra instruments… Continue Reading

Odd Socks Day!

On Monday, we celebrated Odd Socks Day, which marked the start of Friendship Week at St Lawrence’s.  We wore odd socks to school to remind us that we are all different, unique and special in our own way!  We also spent time designing our own odd socks. Here are some of our designs! Continue Reading

Wellbeing in Year 5!

Over the Autumn Term, Year 5 have been thinking lots about ways to look after their mental health.  Through Wellbeing Wednesday activities, we have learned great ways to stay ‘mentally healthy’ including breathing exercises, having a positive mindset and developing an attitude of gratitude! We have been using our new found techniques to make sure… Continue Reading

Mr O Visits Year 5

As part of our music curriculum this term, we have been focusing on the work of Lin-Manuel Miranda, in particular his use of Hip-Hop music in his musicals, Hamilton and In the Heights. Mr O visited us to help us explore the genres further through the use of Garage Band. We began by using the… Continue Reading

WAGS Festival 2020

The girls in Year 6 took part in 2020 WAGS Festival, which encourages girls and women into different sporting activities.  We played a range of team games to get warmed up; they were great fun. We split into two teams, Nigeria and Portugal, and played against a number of different schools, winning lots of our… Continue Reading