Tennyson Celebrate

What a wonderful day at Clifton Park for our winning house! We enjoyed games, chips, an ice pop, and a run around on the playground. With their excellent behaviour and […]

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Printing in year 4

Today we have tried two different types of printing techniques in the style of Roy Lichtenstein. We tried relief printing and stamp printing and compared the two. Take a look […]

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Sports Day 2022 🏀🏃🏾‍♂️🎾🏃🏼‍♀️⚾️⛹🏼

Wow! What a fantastic morning Herringthorpe had participating in their Sports Day! Despite the rain, our spirits were not dampened and we all showed a tremendous amount of teamwork and […]

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Y5 DT 🧵 🪡

Today Y5 brought their Viking pouches to life! Using their RUBRIC and plans, the children stitched their material together using blanket stitch, running stitch and over stitch. They even added […]

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Printing in Y6

In year 6, after completing an artist study on Leonard Beaumont, we have experimented with using Lino and styrofoam for relief printing. We are pleased with our results and can’t […]

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Y5 Viking immersive day at Locke Park 🛡🗡

Wow! What a fabulous day Y5 have had visiting the Viking Festival at Locke Park. The children fully immersed themselves into learning all about the Vikings. We explored Viking weapons, […]

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Website Design in Y4G

This afternoon children used Google Sites to design and create their own websites all about Eyam. Their purpose was to inform visitors of all there is to do in the […]

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Tint and Tone Stained Glass Windows

Today in Year 4 we researched the history behind the stained glass window in Eyam. We then experimented with tint and tone before designing our own stained glass window which […]

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Observational Art in Y3F

This afternoon, Y3F went outside to seek inspiration for the patterns we are going to create based on the work of William Morris. We took our inspiration back to the […]

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Y6 – This is me

In Y6G, we spent some time really focusing on completing a portrait of ourselves. We used back and forth sketching to first get the correct shapes matched up, before adding […]

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Sewing techniques to join – Y5

Developing sewing skills for design is a different skill to sewing with the purpose of joining materials. We noticed in our DT product analysis of different bags and pouches, that […]

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Evaluating existing products in Y4

Today in Y4J we evaluated different ‘don’t buzz the wire’ games as we are going to create our own! We looked at what materials were used and discussed how the […]

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Y5 product analysis in DT

To kick off our new DT project for this term – creating Viking pouches to take on our upcoming visit- y5 have today begun looking at different existing products and […]

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How do rivers flow? Y5 geography 🌍

Today, y5 generated their own geographical investigation based around the question: why don’t rivers run straight? When asked to each draw a river, we noticed how everyone created bends and […]

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