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Monthly Archives: October 2017

Harry Potter Hallowe’en celebrations

Written on October 27, 2017 at 4:59 pm, by

Year 4 Harry Potter Hallowe’en.   Check out the photo montage by clicking here.   Thank you to everyone for all your support this half term in making our first topic such a success!

The Big Bob!

Written on October 26, 2017 at 2:57 pm, by

Did you know the weight of a pendulum is actually called a bob?   Did you know the longer the rod is, the slower but further the bob will travel? Jay   Did you know the shorter the massless rod, the faster bob will travel, but it won’t go as far? Daniel Webster   Did  Continue Reading »

FS2 celebrate Harvest!

Written on October 26, 2017 at 2:40 pm, by

This morning FS2 had a very exciting trip to the church to celebrate Harvest! We took some of our food donations for the food bank that we had collected and on the way we took care to keep ourselves and our friends safe by walking sensibly, holding our partners hand and making sure we listened  Continue Reading »

Autumn 1

Written on October 18, 2017 at 3:09 pm, by

The last few weeks the children have been busy answering their Big Question, “Is anybody out there?” We have made clay aliens, designing and evaluating our end products. We have learnt about the planets through song, fact finding and designing our own. They even created their own music to represent the planets using a range of percussion  Continue Reading »

Year 4 get magical!

Written on October 17, 2017 at 5:51 pm, by

There has been some amazing learning going on in (and out) of the classroom. Take a look at some of these photos to see the brilliant things we’ve been up to.   Children became architects to design Hogwarts after reading descriptions from the book.   We acted out scenes from the books, before writing our  Continue Reading »

Y3 MFL update

Written on October 17, 2017 at 2:29 pm, by

The Y3 children have been learning the basics of German with their teacher, Frau Griggs. Rhymes and puppets are very useful in helping us to remember the new words and how to say them!

Phase 2 Expansion – Architect’s Flyaround

Written on October 17, 2017 at 2:14 pm, by

Our very clever architect Derek Statham has created this 3D visualisation of the next stage of our proposed expansion. The planning consultation closed on Friday 13th October and we will make you aware of any decisions from the planning committee as soon as we are informed.

Cross Country Autumn Update

Written on October 15, 2017 at 4:01 pm, by

The first Sheffield Federation of School Sport Schools (SFSS) Primary cross country race of the season was held at Norfolk Park on a mild and sunny Saturday in September. This was the team’s first outing in our new cross country t-shirts, which were very kindly paid for by the PTA. As you can see they  Continue Reading »

Martian Volcanoes

Written on October 6, 2017 at 10:38 am, by

Yesterday, we explored how and why scientists take samples of Mars. We recreated volcano eruptions and took samples using an empty pen to discover all the different layers! Have a look on our class blog http://tpsblackman.edublogs.org/2017/10/05/mars-exploration-part-1/ 

Y1… New year, fresh start!

Written on October 5, 2017 at 4:46 pm, by

Y1 Potters and Murphys have had an amazing start to the school year! Have a watch of our Animoto Click here! Enjoy, From Miss Goodbody and Mr Flevill