Science – Asking questions

Today in science we looked at floating. We had to decide from a range of materials which ones would float. After testing them, we had to explain why we thought they floated. We had lots of different ideas about why things floated, like size and shape, but we were surprised when some big things floated… Read more »

Art – Van Gogh Seascapes

This half term we are looking at seascapes. We will be creating the our own seascapes using different artistic styles. On Wednesday we looked at Van Gogh and how he used layers of colour to create the feeling of motion. Then we had a go ourselves using layers of colour to try and create the… Read more »

Year 2 SATs Question and Answer Session

This Friday (26th) we will be having a question and answer session about the statutory tests that the children will be sitting in May. This is a chance to find out a bit more about what the testing involves and ask Mr Salmon any questions you might have about them. We will be meeting at 9:00 in… Read more »

Playground markings

Work has started today installing the new playground markings. Thank you to the School Council for their hard work planning this project.

EYFS makeover

Thank you to the team of parents and staff who volunteered their time and talents to help improve the EYFS outdoor learning environment. The children will have an immense amount of fun playing in their new sandpit, planting seeds and building the bug hotel! Thank you to the PTFA for sponsoring this project.

Easter Homework

Next term our topic is going to be pirates. Today we came up with a list of things we would like to find out about pirates and below I have put some activities for the children to get them started with answering them. Try and have a go at at least two of these over the holdiays. Writing Write a factfile about a real or imaginary pirate. This… Read more »

Maths and books home

Firstly, the children have brought home their books from last year as we no longer need them for assessments. Today we did a mental maths activity with the older children. They have brought this home  to show you. On the back there are the questions we used and, in bold, the skills that these are… Read more »

Easter egg hunt

Today, all the children participated in an Easter egg hunt set up by the PTFA. Everyone had so much fun and got a delicious treat at the end: an Easter egg! Thank you to the PTFA for organising and running the event.

Easter bonnet parade

This afternoon we saw some amazing Easter bonnets! Well done to all the children for their brilliant effort and many thanks to the PTFA for organising this special event for us all.

School awards

Today we had our end of spring term awards in assembly. We had so many award winner! Congratulations to all who received awards. Keep up the good work!