This week Year 2 have started their new topic called 'Explorers'. Today we had a discussion about what we would all take on a polar expedition! Well done Year 2 you came up with some great ideas such as a torch, a tent, some binoculars and a wooly hat!
Year one have had a fantastic day at the farm today! We have been very busy petting animals in the petting barn and walking around the farm. We saw lots of different animals: rabbits, rats, mice, guinea pigs, a tortoise (which was huge), pigs, horses, donkeys, goats, ducks, turkeys, peacocks and chickens. We spoke about the features of the...
Today, Year 4 went to Pizza Express in Manchester. They learned about how dough is made and had a go at kneading it and stretching it to make a pizza base. After that, they spread passata over the base and added mozzarella. The chef at Pizza Express explained how the very first Margherita pizza was made 500 years ago...
In year 4 we have been learning about the Romans and the Italian region of Lazio where Rome is. We went to Frankie and Benny's to learn about the Italian tradition of pizza making. We made our own pizzas and learned about the invention of the Pizza Margherita. We all really enjoyed eating our delicious pizzas!...
This week Year 3 were lucky enough to enjoy a trip to Blackpool. The wind was fierce and the rain was heavy, but we still had a fantastic time! When we arrived (after a very long coach journey) we were able to experience the tower's 4D cinema. This was very exciting! We then ate our lunch in Blackpool's world...
Year 5 enjoyed their morning with Jayne from United Utilities. They looked at where our water comes from and the water cycle. They created their own water cycle from start to finish. After break time, Year 5 then looked at what should go down the toilet and did an experiment on toilet paper versus flushable wipes. They all looked...
The children have really enjoyed learning about Australia as part of our Geography, English, DT and Science topics!
This week the children designed, created and evaluated a simple boomerang!
They have been learning about Aboriginal artefacts. Watch out!
Year 2 enjoyed a fantastic day at Blackpool Zoo!
We had great fun learning about a range of different animals from all around the world!
The children especially enjoyed the interactive talk with a Zoo leader which was all about Australian animals!
Well done Year 2 for your fantastic behaviour.
An amazing afternoon with Google Expeditions. The children had a fantastic time viewing the Titanic, San Diego Zoo and Buckingham Palace and lots more with their Google Cardboard headsets.
The children in year 2 have been learning about the journey of the cocoa bean and how chocolate is made.As a reward for all of their hard work, they spent Thursday morning making their own chocolate lollipops!!Well done Year 2 for your excellent behaviour and creativity!!
Our topic this half term is all about going on safari. So in order for the children to fully understand what a safari was like we decided to GO on safari around our school. We saw monkeys swinging from the trees and got chased by a cheetah. We crept past some sleeping lions and saw many more animals. Look...
Very pleased to announce our school has taken delivery of a XYZ Printing da Vinci Junior 3D Printer. A great machine that allows children and novices to create and print out school topic models, iPad stands and fossils to name a few.
The children in year 2 have been learning about the Arctic and Antarctic! They experienced an interactive talk by a gentleman called Brain Anderson who has explored both the North and South Pole as part of several expeditions!