Fairground models

Year 6 have worked incredibly hard over the last 2 days, designing and making moving models of fairground rides. Every model contains a moving mechanism: either a cam or a pulley. Next week we will be evaluating the effectiveness of our creations against our original design criteria.


Year 1 were helped by their favourite toys last week.   The toys were very well behaved and helped the children with their descriptive writing. Unfortunately something terrible happened and our toys went missing! We looked for clues and described our toys.   Thankfully we did such an amazing job our toys were mysteriously found Continue reading

Thorpe Park

Year 6 had an amazing day at Thorpe Park at the start of the term and kicked off their ‘Scream Machine’ topic with a bang. Lots of fun was had on many of the rides and Sycamore class behaved impeccably throughout the entire day.

Scream Machine is a GO!

Week 2 of our new topic and things are really starting to roll along nicely. Last week saw Birch class produce some outstanding poetry based on their experiences at Thorpe Park the week before. Their vocabulary choices and use of shape patterns helped them compose poems with real energy and imagination. We look forward to Continue reading

Hero Day

We all had a fantastic time on Friday dressed as our favourite heroes. There were many Spider-men, cat girls, princesses and iron men walking around the school, all showing their hero qualities. I would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who dressed up, you all looked amazing!

Woodland Day!

Oak and Cherry classes had a very exciting day on Wednesday! We were adventuring in the woodland area with our grownups. We were all prepared in our wet weather gear. We wanted to stay warm and dry! We were collecting lots of different leaves looking at all the different shapes, colours and sizes. We also had Continue reading