In class this week, Year 5 have been investigating different forces. We used the force meters to investigate whether or not there was a link between weight and gravity. We also explored which material would make the best parachute. This helped us learn about air resistance. Here are some pictures of our investigations.
The School of Military have been coming to school each week to work with KS2 children. The final event of the programme was a day on the Physical Challenge Obstacle Course. As you can see the children had a great time!
Just a small selection from the decorate the egg competition…
Year 5 had a Mediterranean Food Festival in class on Wednesday. We spent the day preparing and cooking food from different Mediterranean countries and invited our parents in to try it. We really enjoyed our day!
As part of their literacy topic, Year 5 took part in a workshop on radio advertising delivered by Wish FM in our school hall. They learned lots of vocabulary and hooks to use in their persuasive adverts. Continue reading “Year 5 took part in a workshop on radio advertising”
To co-incide with Chinese New Year, this week we have been looking at all things ‘China., We had a Chinese Dance workshop, created Chinese lanterns, bowls, dragons and the great friendship was of China!. We also had a special Chinese banquet for dinner this week with fortune cookies, and for those children brave enough to try them…chopstick! The week ended with a display in the hall of all the things we have done which parents were invited to come along and look at.