Last Friday, we said a very sad goodbye to Mrs Roberts. She first started working at Herringthorpe Junior School in 2011 and has left a lasting impression across our school, […]
This week, we shared our Time Capsules which we made last term. Each group presented to the class how they thought that their capsule represented Herringthorpe Junior School in 2017/18. […]
On Tuesday, Year 5 had an exciting visit to the Bradford Media Museum. The visit was to support their Film/Animation topic. They learnt about how many of the famous animations, […]
Today in science we looked at how shadows are formed and how we can make them change position and shape. We carried out an investigation using torches and varies object […]
Yesterday, Y6 had a great day learning more about life as an evacuee during WWII. We used our skills in history to use sources of evidence to teach us about […]
Today Y6 had a great time at Kelham Island Museum extending their knowledge about WW2. After the engaging workshops that the team delivierd, it’s safe to say that everybody really […]
Today in our science learning we were learning about how our eyes allow us to see. We looked at different light sources and how the light travels into our eyes. […]
Our science learning this term is all about our eyes and light. To start the topic off we looked at the different parts of our eyes and the function that […]
This afternoon, Y4C got out their paint brushes to create some artistic African masterpieces! First, we painted a sunset wash using water colours. We then made dresses for our dancing […]
This week at Miss Sealey’s Enterprise club, the children have been creating their own posters to promote battery recycling in our school. The children are doing this in order to […]
Today in Y3, we linked our shape learning to our new topic and class book- journey We looked at the pictures that inspired us and used chinese tangrams to recreate […]
This morning, we used Scratch programming to animate our names in ICT. We were able to write and design our names and then animate each of the letters to change […]
Today we have had to have a steady hand and lots of resilience to develop our pen and ink skills. We have really impressed with our understanding of art terminology.
Can you tell what we are now reading? Y3 have been generating questions to find out all about the new reading area. We wonder what magical journeys we will go […]
In numeracy today, the children have estimated and calculated the perimeter of the school playground. They had to be resilient and use teamwork skills to work out the measurement accurately.
To prepare for our literacy learning on informal letter writing, we have been considering how it would feel to be evacuated during WW2.
Today, the children in Y4C became estimation experts! They were given the task to estimate how long completing an activity would take them. From writing their name on a whiteboard […]
Our Science Ambassadors took over assembly today. They introduced themselves and what their role entails to lower school and did a wonderful science show for the children.
For past two weeks the Year 3’s have been looking at different graphs and learning how to collect and read data from them. Today we looked at Venn diagrams where […]