Tuesday was a busy day as we took 33 children to an indoor athletics tournament over on the island. Years 3&4 competed in the morning with Years 5&6 competing after lunch. All children competed in at least 2 track and 2 field events. We came 9th in the morning and 7th in the afternoon! Below … Continue reading
Sycamore Class are all ready to go for this years Christmas fayre! We have made and prepared what we are selling and come up with a name! Here is a sneak peek…
This morning in Year 6, the children were placed in mixed groups and given an investigation to solve. Using the skills that we have been learnt this term, the class had to use the clues to try and figure out who the murderer was! Below are some photos of them in action.
As we draw to an end of the third week of Term 2, we challenged the class to work in small groups to make a rectangle out of a set of small quadrilaterals. It wasn’t easy and caused some headaches! We also have been looking at the artist Andy Warhol. The children are currently producing … Continue reading
We have been learning about all things shape this week in Maths. It has been a fairly practical week of learning, the class have been using nets to create 3D shapes and then were given cubes to see how many different cuboids they could make. Roll on the investigation tomorrow…
We have been working in teams this week to produce our very own radio advert for Chessington. We will be performing them next week in class and seeing if we have been able to use the persuasive techniques learnt!
On Wednesday, we had a mixed football match against Regis Manor. Although the result didn’t go our way, the team performed superbly, especially considering the age of some of the players.
On Friday, we travelled all the way to Chessington as past of our topic – Scream Machine. The class had a fantastic day out and their behaviour was a credit to the school. The adults learnt that a few members of the class scream really loudly when they are on the rides!
This afternoon, Year 6 were put into teams and set a challenge! Using playdough, they had to create an object that would take the least amount of time to sink to the bottom of a test tube. It was neck and neck, with the winning team changing hands on a regular basis, until the purple … Continue reading
This afternoon, we took 10 children over to the Oasis Academy for a Cross Country event. I’m delighted to say that we came back with 4 medals! All children run superbly and on another day, we may have come back with even more podium finishers! We had 2 children that also finished in 4th place! … Continue reading