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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Mr Stewart’s Spring Bank Holiday Blog

Written on May 29, 2014 at 2:34 pm, by

Hello and welcome to my May blog.  The last half term went by in a bit of a blur with only four weeks of school, two of which being disrupted by INSET days and Bank Holidays.  That said, so much happened during the half term with lots of activities, events and celebrations. The half term  Continue Reading »

We are all United…aren’t we?

Written on May 23, 2014 at 5:23 pm, by

This half term we have been learning about the UK. Check out our animoto to see what we’ve been up to…   http://animoto.com/play/wcqzA08Tq1z2L2Cc0vArGA

Andy Goldsworthy Art

Written on May 23, 2014 at 1:24 pm, by

As part of our Growing Plants topic we have looked at some natural art. We became inspired by Andy Goldsworthy and his fabulous artwork. First we designed, then created our own sculptures outside. Then we left them to be destroyed by the elements, like Andy Goldsworthy does! Click on the link below to see our  Continue Reading »

Year One’s Growing Plants

Written on May 23, 2014 at 7:41 am, by

This half term we have been growing plants. Year Ones have had lots of fun watching our very own beanstalks grow and we have designed, and planted, a beautiful butterfly garden.  Click on the link below to see what we have been up to! Year One’s Growing Plants.

Do you wiggle or wander?

Written on May 22, 2014 at 4:17 pm, by

Over the last few weeks we have been studying mini-beasts, their habitats and how they are adapted to their environment. The children, as always, have thoroughly enjoyed themselves, especially when the learning involved getting mucky! Take a look at the photos of the children enjoying our visit from Sian the giant African land snail, our  Continue Reading »

Y3 go with the flow in their rivers topic

Written on May 22, 2014 at 9:17 am, by

In Y3 we have learned a lot about rivers and why they are important to so many people. Click on the link to see our learning journey so far! http://animoto.com/play/6Cw6eke3L4u1WyJpOMDhzQ

WW2 trip to Perlethorpe

Written on May 21, 2014 at 5:09 pm, by

We have had such a fantastic time doing our WWll topic. We have learnt so many new and exciting things, but I think that the highlight has to have been out trip to Perlethorpe, where we were able to step back in time and see what it was like to be a child during WWll.  Continue Reading »

Kingswood 2014

Written on May 15, 2014 at 6:25 pm, by

What can I say Year 4? What a fantastic weekend with memories which will stick with us forever! You really got into the spirit of the weekend and supported each other so that everybody was able to go higher and do more than they ever thought they could. You were a credit to the school  Continue Reading »

Watch out Lords – here comes year 3!

Written on May 12, 2014 at 1:55 pm, by

As part of our PE lessons, we are having some cricket coaching and as you can see there’s potential for a few “sixes”.     Maybe a bit more work needed!     Looks like a great catch from the wicket keeper. Practising speed and acceloration for fielding.   We will be carrying on for  Continue Reading »

Sunnyvale City “Edge” to Lant Trophy win!

Written on May 8, 2014 at 1:36 pm, by

Our annual school football competition came to an exciting climax yesterday as Sunnyvale City and Gillifield United battled it out in the Lant Trophy final, with the whole school watching. The game was a tense affair, with neither side wanting to commit too many players forward, in fear of conceding a goal. As the crowd  Continue Reading »