Year 4 Computing – changing text for effect

Year 4 Computing – changing text for effect

This term, aside from thinking about the importance of internet safety, we have been exploring the effects of changing font, size and positioning of text to create different effects. We used a newspaper program on Purple Mash before trying out these same ideas on...
Exploring our senses in Year 1

Exploring our senses in Year 1

This term in our science lessons we have been naming the parts of our body and identifying the parts of the body linked to the 5 senses. We understand how important our 5 senses are in order to make sense of the world around us. We have played I Spy, guessed the...
Year 5 Maths

Year 5 Maths

Year 5 have really impressed us with their understanding of decimal numbers. We began the year focusing on tenths (o.1), then moved onto hundredths (o.01) and now we are learning thousandths (0.001). The children have spent this half term representing, paritioning and...
Painting Skills in Year 1

Painting Skills in Year 1

This half-term we have been studying the work of the Japanese artist, Takashi Murakami. He is best known for his vibrant and colourful pictures. We have been exploring how to make different shades of the same colour.  We will apply this skill when creating our...
Year 5 Geography

Year 5 Geography

Year 5 have loved using atlases and ipads to recap our knowledge of the countries and their capital cities in the UK as well as continents and oceans around the world. We then revisited our understanding of biomes and climate zones before focusing on...