Monthly Archives: April 2018

Year 5’s Viking Longships

Year 5’s Viking Longships

Year 5 have completed their Viking Longships. We worked in groups to design, make and evaluate our products. We knew that they had to float, sail and hold 10 passengers. After making the ships, we tested them on the ‘sea’ and had a few casualties due to some wonky masts! However, we identified how to…Continue Reading

Year One and Space

Year One made an ‘out of this world’ effort with their learning in the Spring Term during our space topic. We produced some super space related writing such as an alien’s diary and newspaper reports for the moon landing in 1969. Year One have been learning lots of exciting historical facts about Neil Armstrong and…Continue Reading

Y3 lead the Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ

Y3 lead the Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ

On Wednesday 28th March, Y3 led a beautiful, moving liturgy of the Passion of Jesus Christ for the whole school.  We shared the final period in the life of Jesus, covering his entrance to Jerusalem, the Last Supper with his disciples, his arrest, his crucifixion and his glorious resurrection: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqE-WYqhnHk             Continue Reading

Y3 Design and Create as Ancient Greeks

Y3 Design and Create as Ancient Greeks

The world’s first vending machine dispensed holy water in the first century A.D. It was the work of Heron of Alexandria, an engineer and mathematician.  When a person inserted a coin in the machine in a slot at the top, it hit a metal lever.  This would open a plug attached from a line on…Continue Reading