The children in Class 6 have been learning about trade in geography. They really enjoyed playing a trading game where they all started with different resources and had to trade with other teams in order to be able to make and sell shapes. We have also been looking at importing and exporting, using the atlases … Read more
We all enjoyed playing this Christmas memory game and it made us think a lot about the importance of team work. The children had to communicate well with each other in order to recreate the image. Only one person was allowed to see it at a time and they were not able to draw when … Read more
During our topic ‘I have a dream’, we looked at the artist Pietro D’Angelo who is known for creating paper clip sculptures. We designed and created our own sculptures based around the themes of our topic this term. The children produced some thoughtful sculptures exploring lots of themes such as friendship, acceptance and diversity.
We learned about the 20th century American artist Jackson Pollock today. We learned about his style of abstract expressionist painting and how you can see his actions in the marks he made. Then we tried making our own in his style using wintery colours. It turned out really well! Click on the picture to see … Read more
In our PSHE lessons, we created two separate communities. Each community held several meetings which were led by a different chair and secretary each time. During these meetings, the communities had to work together to complete certain tasks: they created a name; wrote a charter and decided what to do when a member decided to … Read more