A Science Experiment for you all

Hello, Hope you re all enjoying the Summer beak. I thought I’d blog a Science experiment for you all, I remember having to find activities for my children to do over the summer, this one is fun. Make your own name in crystals! https://www.playdoughtoplato.com/kids-science-crystal-names/ This is an American website so it says to use Borax… Read more »

Holiday learning activities

Hello all, I know it’s the holidays and you are all needing a break (teachers included) but I thought I’d post some activity ideas in case you wanted to do a little top up learning throughout the holidays. Karate cats: This is a game online which focuses on year 1 & 2 (ks1) outcomes. Basic… Read more »

Leavers Service

Today I had the pleasure of leading the Year 6 Leavers Service at church. The children presented their speeches and a poem to the congregation, remembering with fondness their time at Tolleshunt D’Arcy Primary Academy. I am very proud of you all – keep being amazing! Thank you to the Class 4 team for all… Read more »


Today, we had the pleasure of watching the Key Stage 2 performance of Oliver! Well done to all the children and staff for all their hard work – it was awesome!

Homework: My Maths and Spellings.

Hello all, Please note that there is My Maths homework online for all children to complete. Children will need to have completed all of their pieces by the end of the year before moving to their new year group. Spellings: Group 1: after, behind, break, climb, every, here, money, pretty, there, would, when, what, where…. Read more »

Science: finding out if materials can be changed.

Today in Class 2, we carried out a little science experiment to see if certain objects can change shape if we try to manipulate them. We looked at squashing, bending, stretching and twisting and used objects like playdough, tea towels and even Miss Jenkins’ smelly socks… Also, we wrote some predictions beforehand to see what… Read more »

Sports Fun!

Thank you all for a wonderful afternoon of races, I hope that you all enjoyed it!

Sports Day

Our Sports Day has got off to a fantastic start. The children have been taking part in a carousel of sporting activities this morning in their house groups. Thank you to the Year 6 children for leading the games.

My Maths

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a nice and relaxing half term – I know us teachers did! New My Maths activities have been set and you have a few weeks to complete them. However, I have seen that a lot of activities are outstanding. As always I will allow time for catch up… Read more »

Ride London

We cheered the cyclists on with the community!