Year 2 Budding Artists!

Year 2 Budding Artists!

We have thoroughly enjoyed studying the work of a famous artist called Alma Woodsey Thomas. Her work is very abstract and we enjoyed the opportunity to investigate and evaluate her pieces of work. We then practised mixing primary colours to make secondary colours....
Nursery being imaginative

Nursery being imaginative

Every day is a play day and nursery certainly know how to do this well. We have been using our resources to make believe and engage in imaginary play. This has ranged from using our hairdressers role play, play dough, playing teachers and so much more. Using...
Year 6 Ordnance Survey Maps

Year 6 Ordnance Survey Maps

Year 6 developed their map reading skills by using 4 and 6 figure grid references to find key locations and landmarks on an OS map of Hexham in Northumberland. The children were proud of their new vocabulary: Eastings and Northings and also the link they made to using...
JK Rowling writes to Ollie…

JK Rowling writes to Ollie…

Miss Parkin was very excited to hear that Ollie in 5C had received a letter from JK Rowling, the world famous Harry Potter author, which he had shared with Mrs Donaldson and his reading club friends on Monday night. Ollie loves Harry Potter and says he will cherish...
Y6 Anti-Bullying Week – Reach Out

Y6 Anti-Bullying Week – Reach Out

Year 6 ensured they were very clear on the meaning behind our Anti-Bullying themed week. The children were interested to understand the roles people take in “bullying” situations. We unanimously decided that being a “bystander” or an...