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Category Archives: Curriculum

Well Being in Year 2

Year 2 have been enjoying their Well Being Wednesday sessions. This week we read the Rainbow Fish.

We talked about sharing our talents with each other. The children all made a fin and we made our own rainbow fish with lots of glitter!

We designed our own rainbow fish.

We enjoyed experimenting with paints.

Who was Winston Churchill?

As part of our WW2 topic, Year 6 have been researching the life of Winston Churchill. Winston Churchill was one of the most influential leaders of all time. He was the prime minister of Britain during World War II and was also involved in the government during World War I. Churchill was a leader, a… Continue Reading

Autumn

The children in Reception have been finding out about Autumn. We have observed the changes in the leaves on the trees, collected and sorted the leaves into different colours and looked at their different shapes and sizes. Last week we learnt some songs about Autumn – we particularly liked the one about raking the leaves… Continue Reading

Mark Making in Year 1

The children have been learning about the artist, John Constable in their art work this term.  As an introduction to their new topic, the children were given the opportunity to experiment with different coloured paints and range of tools so that they too could become mini artists.  We are building up to doing our own… Continue Reading

River Thames Presentations in Year 3

Today we enjoyed working in small groups to produce a presentation all about a piece of natural geography in London, the River Thames. We researched using the internet, books and fact sheets and collated our ideas on sugar paper. We then took it in turns in our groups to present our ideas to the class. Continue Reading

World Mental Health Day Friday 9th October

Prioritising mental health has never been more important than it is now and to celebrate World Mental Health Day we all came together as a school to support the charity ‘Young Minds’ by wearing something yellow to school for ‘Hello Yellow’ on Friday.  We wanted to encourage the children to think about happy thoughts and… 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