Monthly Archives: June 2021

Year 6’s first week back!

Year 6’s first week back!

Year 6 have had a busy first week back after half term. We’ve had some tricky maths lessons on the concept of volume, a new class novel called Crater Lake and some Maya challenges to digest! However, we did take a break from the busy day to enjoy the partial eclipse on Thursday! We used…Continue Reading

Y4 Wellbeing: Connection Bingo

Y4 Wellbeing: Connection Bingo

As an extension to learning about how healthy friendships make you feel included and valued, and how this affects our brain and has a positive impact on our wellbeing:- We played Connection Bingo: from a list we created together that asks ‘Find someone who has stayed in a caravan…’, ‘someone who likes pineapple’, ‘someone who…Continue Reading

Y4 PSHE: Created to Love Others

Y4 PSHE: Created to Love Others

Linking with our RE Reconciliation topic, ‘Building Bridges’, we used the following BBC video to start a class conversation about why it important to connect and communicate with people, how healthy friendships make you feel included and valued, and how this affects our brain and has a positive impact on our wellbeing. https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/pshe-ks2-connect-with-others/z4mgcqt We discussed…Continue Reading

Famous Landmarks in Nursery

Famous Landmarks in Nursery

What an incredible half term we have had travelling the world looking at ‘Famous Landmarks.’ The children engaged with their learning in a fully immersive way. Famous landmarks enabled us to look at the world around us, as well 3D structures, height and size. We began by collecting logs at ‘Forest School’ and working together…Continue Reading

Y4 Geography: All About County Durham

Y4 Geography: All About County Durham

We have been learning all about the Location, Settlements, Physical Geography (including Climate) and Human Geography of County Durham. Mrs.Whitelaw made a TERRIBLE Powerpoint all about County Durham under these 4 headings!  Take a look! MW’s slide on Location MW’s slide on settlements MW’s slide 1 on Physical Geography MW’s slide 2 on Physical Geography…Continue Reading