This week has been our art enrichment week. Each class has been learning about an artist and recreating art in their style.
Robins – Andy Goldsworthy
Year 1 – Georgia O’Keefe
Year 2 – L S Lowry
Year 3 – Kandinski
Year 4 – Monet
Year 5 – Picasso
Year 6 – Andy Warhol
We turned our school hall into a gallery on Friday where we showcased everyone’s work. We have had a fantastic week!
Robins had a lovely afternoon celebrating Chinese New Year. We made lucky envelopes, cards, lanterns and tasted some Chinese food. A good time was had by everyone.
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Year 5 have been busy learning about the different Mediterranean countries such as Spain, Turkey and Egypt. We have compared them to th UK looking at the different temperatures, rainfall and land use.
We have written non fiction reports and then looked at the holiday destinations. Later, we wrote persuasive adverts using alliteration, similes and metaphors.
We have investigated the different life cycles of plants and animals in science. We made detailed drawings of flowers and then dissected them to identified the different parts and the roles they played.
We are loving learning cricket with coaches from Lancashire CC and we are deepening our understanding of fractions. We also took part in our fantastic assembly in which we learnt to moonwalk!
Can’t wait for February!
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We have had a great few weeks in year 6 and have already got lots done this year. In science, we have been learning about electricity and we have experimented with creating circuits. We have been learning to play the ukulele in music, we’ve been learning about decisions in the life caravan and we even got to play out in the snow and build snowmen! Please have a look at our pictures below.
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This month has been very busy in Year 4. We have started our let’s sing project and are busy leaking lots of songs for our concert in March. In Maths we have been looking at fractions and have used smarties to help us understand fractions of amounts. Our topic his term is general Geography and we have learned about famous landmarks around the British Isles, the bodies of water surrounding us and also rivers in the United Kingdom. In Literacy we have been reading The Iron MAn by Ted Hughes and using some of his techniques to write our own stories. Please look at our pictures below.
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Robins, Kingfishers and Owls made the most of the snow this morning. They had great fun making snowmen and snowballs. Then finished off with hot chocolate ☃☃☃☃ Please have a look at our pictures below.
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Robins found out all about keeping our bodies healthy in the Life Education Caravan. Harold the Giraffe came to visit to tell the children different ways to keep our bodies healthy and happy.
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Owls have made a wonderful start to the new year. They have begun new topics such as animals in science and Lowry in art and topic. They are particularly excited for their upcoming Lowry trip. Their literacy and maths is improving all the time as well. Well done Owls and keep up the hard work! Please have a look at our pictures below.
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