Monthly Archives: June 2018

A Musical Visitor!

A Musical Visitor!

On Monday, we welcomed a special visitor to our whole school assembly. Adam is from a company called Front Row Music and he teaches children how to play the ukulele and guitar. Adam showed us a ukulele, classical guitar and electric guitar. He talked about how the instruments make their sound and the special names…Continue Reading

Y6 explore The Mayan Empire…25th May 2018

Y6 explore The Mayan Empire…25th May 2018

The week after SATs is traditionally a time to balance up the curriculum by doing certain activities and subjects which have been forced to take something of a lower profile in recent weeks.  Accordingly, we began our Creative Curriculum topic on the Ancient Mayans.  We made a Mayan feast (food technology) using items first tasted…Continue Reading

Pre-SATs week in Y6…11th May 2018

Pre-SATs week in Y6…11th May 2018

As you can imagine, the stress and pressure of the Key Stage Two National tests has begun to affect every single one of our Y6 pupils as we work through one last round of practice papers.  Such was the threatening atmosphere, we even managed to win the weekly attendance award for the first time this…Continue Reading

SATs revision…4th May 2018

SATs revision…4th May 2018

Only one full week to go before we take our SATs, and we’ve been working hard to learn new facts, and to revise things we’ve been taught throughout KS2.  It hasn’t all been hard slog, though.  We’ve livened things up with quizzes, games and fun activities like the one shown in the pictures below.  We…Continue Reading