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Category Archives: Curriculum

How to Make a Mummy!

In History this term, we have been learning about the Ancient Egyptians.  This week we focused on the process of mummification! Mummification is a complicated (and sometimes disgusting!) process, which involves preparing and preserving a body for the afterlife.  It is fascinating! In class, we wrote and illustrated each step to demonstrate our understanding of the topic.  Here are some super examples of our work:

World Book Day

For World Book Day we read a lovely story called Luna Loves Library, about a little girl who likes to meet her dad at the library to read their favourite story books. We visited our school library and chose our own favourite story books and then we wrote about them. Continue Reading

Mechanical Animals in Year 3

We were inspired by the mechanical animals in the story of ‘Leon and the Place Between.’ We designed and created our own versions. We chose either a lion, tiger, bear, horse or elephant to bring to life. We used cardboard templates, paint and split pins to bring our creations to life. We used black felt… Continue Reading

Year 2 World Book Passport

Year 2 had an exciting day yesterday where they were all given a book ‘Passport’ which gave them access to different reading experiences in school. It was a fun day and Year 2 enjoyed reading lots of different books and ticking off their experiences on their passport. Continue Reading

Let There be Light!

Year 6’s first science lesson since the end of lockdown was in conjunction with the Discovery Museum. The fantastic online workshop looked at light and how it is the basis for all life on Earth. As part of this we built in pairs a ‘Camera Obscura’ which were the forerunners of the digital cameras we… Continue Reading