The children in nursery, reception and key stage 1 had a visit from the “Mr Junk Man” on Friday. He brought in lots of instruments he has made out of junk materials and we all had great fun creating music as part of an orchestra.
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
WOW! Our Express Event was a great success! From a choice of Bridges the children had to predict which bridge design would support a 500 gram weight. We then created some amazing bridges using only newspaper and selotape. We tested the bridges and concluded the most successful design had supporting legs. This was a fantastic … Continue reading
We had a fantastic time on our Memorable Trip to Leeds Castle last week. We enjoyed finding tunnels, trip trapping over bridges and learning about the history of Leeds Castle! We had a great guide through the Maze….. Mrs Legg got us through it no problems!
This term has been a very exciting one for Willow Class and Maple Class! We recently had our joint express event where pirates visited us! We went on a treasure hunt and even made our own sea biscuits. We also got to make our own gold treasure. As it is Kemsley’s Got Talent on our … Continue reading
The Year 1 and 2 trip to Sheerness Sandpit was extremely enjoyable! All the children seemed to love getting active on the climbing equipment-and we even spotted lots of Year 1 and 2 ‘pirates’! Some of the adults got involved with the fun too! The children were absolute superstars and they seemed to enjoy their … Continue reading
This term has been a really great one (already!) for Year 1. We have gone for a walk around the Kemsley environment to see what lovely plants and smells are around. We have also done lots of ‘smelling’ in class too! This week we will be looking at planting our own seeds and herbs in … Continue reading
Excellent news for our KS1 Pupils who entered the ‘young writers’ poetry competition. We have had 11 entries selected from pupils in Year 1 and 2, for publication in June. In the publication entitled Poetry Adventures – The Home Counties. Well done to ………. Olivia H, Ramaya, Lucy E, Jayden, Chelsie, Rosie … Continue reading
It has been a really exciting start to Term 4! Willow Class have loved the Bounce topic so far, and we’ve done lots of really creative things. We’ve looked at investigating bubbles in science: ‘do bubbles pop straight away on all materials?’ We’ve also created marbling effects in Art using sponge balls and paint. We … Continue reading
For the exhibition, Willow Class have been doing lots of art work over the past few weeks! We have made pre-historic landscapes (with tinfoil trays and sand), and we even made fossils! The children really enjoyed getting their hands into the clay and pressing dinosaurs into them. We painted them silver and gold to make … Continue reading