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Class 5 Trip to Time and Tide Museum

Class 5 took a trip to Great Yarmouth to visit the Time and Tide museum to take part in Titanic workshop activities. The children stepped back in time to become real passengers aboard the HMS Titanic! They met Lady Strauss and her maid Ellen and learnt what it was like to be First Class passengers. … Read more

Jubilee Day

Today was Jubilee Day in school. We completed an art collage, watched videos about the monarch’s reign and a worked in pairs on comprehension activity all about the Queen.

Emergency First Aid

In our RSHE lesson this week we have been learning all about emergency first aid procedures. We learnt how to put a casualty into the recovery position and how to get help in emergency situations.

WW2 in the Local Area (100th Bomb Group)

Class 6 spent the morning with Clive, an expert on WW2 who collects military uniforms and vehicles. He spoke to the children about the 100th Bomb Group who were stationed at Thorpe Abbott’s airfield and told them what life was like for the American troops who came across here during what became known as the … Read more

Silent Debate – RE

Class 6 took part in a silent debate in RE, exploring the question: Is Easter a festival of sacrifice or of new life? The children showed such maturity when completing this activity and thought really carefully about responding to others’ comments as well as using their prior learning in their arguments.

Our Mystery ‘Reading for Pleasure’ Book

We love our reading for pleasure time and have already read some excellent books this year. This time, we chose our book in a different way, not seeing the cover first. The children were shown the books wrapped up with a few bits of information about each and then voted on which they would like … Read more

Earthquakes and Volcanoes Workshop (February 2022)

Class 6 thoroughly enjoyed taking part in a geography workshop – it was a great opportunity to revisit our learning from last year through games and quizzes. We also looked at how countries tried to explain natural disasters that occurred in the past – each group was given a myth and had to create a … Read more

British Science Week

Class 5 have been studying forces. We have learnt about gravity, friction and levers, pulleys and gears.

World Book Day

We had lots of fun dressing up for World Book Day! We watched a live lesson all about using your imagination. We listened to famous authors read extracts from their own books and joined in with an illustrator who taught us how to draw a character.

Volcano and Earthquake Workshop

We have had a fabulous afternoon in our volcano and earthquake workshop. We were able to share our knowledge of this topic and learn many new and exciting things about this subject. We engaged in drama activities, quizzes and games. Have a look at our gallery of photos which will show you the fun we … Read more