Keeping warm!

Oak class enjoyed exploring how a polar bear keeps warm on the ice and in cold water. We experimented with different materials to create the same effect as a polar bear’s fur and the layer of fat on its body. Great fun and lots of fantastic thinking skills going on.

Key steps competition

Congratulations to our KS1 gymnastics squad who attended the Key Steps competition at Bourne Gymnastics club on Friday. They worked very hard to learn and practise the 2 routines and the vault required for the event in just 2 weeks! They were a credit to the school and were very well deserved winners of the Continue reading

Year 2 Gymnasts!

Four members of Willow Class did us proud at a gymnastics competition yesterday.  Mrs Franks took the children along to a competition where they competed against other local schools.  They worked extremely hard and returned to school with a ‘team bronze’ medal.  I’m not sure who was more proud, Mrs Franks or the children? Well Continue reading

Maple Class’ Stars of the Week!

  Well done Lucy for being our ‘Star of the Week’ for consistently demonstrating resilience & positivity towards your learning.  Praise also goes to our ‘Writer of the Week’, Carys, for her amazing character description & Anthony, our ‘Maths Master of the Week’, for accurately measuring with a ruler to find the difference in two Continue reading

Maple Class Identify Equivalent Fractions

On Friday, during maths, we started to learn about equivalent fractions.  We discussed what is meant by the term ‘equivalent’.  We soon realised we could apply our knowledge of halving a number to identify fractions that are equivalent to 1/2. We then used our knowledge to build a fraction wall.