Year 5 had a great time this afternoon completing team building exercises on the field. A big thank you to Creed Outdoor Learning for setting these up for us.
After finding out about different genetic characteristics last week, this week Birch class surveyed the class to see who did and didn’t have each characteristic. They then used this data to create bar charts. We found the most common characteristic was tongue rolling and the least common was having a cleft chin.
The year 5 clarinet playing is getting more and more tuneful each week! Well done, Birch class.
Year 5 had a great time at their express event yesterday afternoon. A big thank you to everyone that came and made Victorian rag rugs with us.
Year 5 worked incredibly hard today in DT when making Victorian slums from junk modelling materials. Last week in history we found out all about slums and what they were like. Today the models made even included outside toilets, washing lines and water pumps. A big thank you to everyone that sent in their recycled materials, DT … Continue reading
Last week, we went over to Maidstone and competed in a cross country competiton. The course was a tough one and our children ran superbly. A massive well done to Carys who won her race! Below are some photos from the event.
On Thursday, we had a girls football match at home against Greenfields. This was the first game of our league fixtures. Unfortunately, we lost 3-0 but will have the chance for revenge as we travel to Greenfields later in the term!
Year 5 had a fantastic day today at Kent Life taking part in a Victorian day. We got to take part in a Victorian lesson – complete with chalk slates, learnt about jobs for children, made rag rugs, had a go at some first aid with Florence Nightingale and even had time to have … Continue reading
This week Birch class have learnt about The Northern Lights and also created their own Northern Lights artwork using pastels. Although the results were great, the process of completing them was rather messy!
On Wednesday afternoon, Mr Gladwell, Mr Summerfield & Mrs Hughes took 3 Dodgeball teams to the Oasis Academy for a tournament! All teams played superbly but didn’t quite score enough to finish in the top 3 overall. Below are some photos of the event