Wow! What a term and what an Express event! Year 5 and 6 have been working hard for the last 6 weeks on their topic ‘Hola Mexico!’ This afternoon we finished off with a Mexican extravaganza, with the children performing the Mexican hat dance, singing La Cucaracha, eating ‘day of the dead’ bread and Mexican sugar cookies … Continue reading
As the excitement rises towards next Friday’s Hola Mexico Express event, Year 5 have been energetically practising their unique Mexican Hat dance ready to perform for all our visitors (joining in is mandatory). Learning the dance over the past few weeks has been a lot of fun and a superb way of getting the heart … Continue reading
Year 5 and 6 had an amazing time on Tuesday when they took part in a steel drumming workshop. The children learnt to play the drums brilliantly and then finished the day by performing to the rest of the school.
Year 5 had an amazing day in London on Monday! After a walk to look at Big Ben and the London Eye, we had lunch in the glorious sunshine on the South Bank. After this we were lucky enough to visit the Houses of Parliament and have a tour – a once in a lifetime … Continue reading
Year 5 did amazingly well today when showcasing thier newly developed clarinet skills. After working hard all year to learn a range of songs on the clarinet, they performed brilliantly today. A big thank you to all the parents that came in to watch, it was lovely to see so many of you in the … Continue reading
Year 5 had a busy morning this morning completing their minibeast sculptures. Some amazing creations were made from junk modelling materials. A big thank you to all the parents that braved the paint and came into class to help.
Our topic this term is ‘Beast Creator’ and the children started their learning by going on a hunt for minibeasts. The children were a lot braver than the adults; they were more than happy to use ‘pooters’ to collect a range of fascinating creepy-crawlies and identify them using insect identification keys.
A huge thank you to all the year 5 and 6 parents that came to our medieval banquet this week. The children had a great time cooking and eating all the food and it was lovely to see our school hall so full!
On Thursday 20th March, Kemsley took on Greenfields at their school grounds in Maidstone. Many of the football team were anxious, nervous and apprehensive in fear that they might not be able to equal the excellent results seen on Friday 14th March at Kemsley. The team played superbly, in the bitter wind and the score … Continue reading
Congratulations to all our poets who have had their poems chosen to feature in the Monster Poetry – Kent & Surrey Edition. They are……. from Year 3 – Frankey, Ashley, Ronnie, Phoebe, Teddy, Joshua and Jacob. from Year 4 – Breanne, Alex and Jessica. from Year 5 – Ben, Shannon and Jeff. from Year 6 – … Continue reading