Y6S Explore colour, texture and pattern

This week we have been exploring a variety of different materials, focusing on colour and texture. Using blue thread we trialled different stitches to see which one we preferred and […]

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Robin Hood’s Bay Year 6

Some of Year 6 spent the day at Robin Hood’s Bay today. We had a lovely day in the sunshine exploring the rock pools, identifying crabs and small fish, lunch […]

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Y6 Pond Dipping

Yesterday in Year 6 we spent some time investigating the Pond area of the school. We looked at the wildlife that we could find and thought about possible food webs […]

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Y6B collaborative character description

Y6B have got stuck into our new core text with a fantastic shared write. We discussed ambitious vocabularly, varied sentence structures and ways to build cohesion across paragraphs to create […]

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Always treat

Our ‘always’ children were treated to a space afternoon at Rockingham School. They experienced the planetarium where they explored the stars and planets and then use VR to visit each […]

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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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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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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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Drama in Y6G

In our literacy lesson today, we acted out different sections from our class text – Wonder – to explore August’s feelings throughout his first day of school. This will help […]

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WWII Cooking in Y6

We had a busy morning in Y6 cooking some WW2 recipes – cheese and potato dumplings, carrot cupcakes and apple crumble. The pupils worked well in their groups to follow […]

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Year 4 pen and ink

Y4A have used excellent resilience skills this afternoon on their pen and ink pieces. They continued to practice some skills in their sketchbook before starting their final piece.

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Year 4 visit to Creswell Crags

Year 4 absolutely loved their visit to Creswell Crags. We went in a real cave, built shelters, practiced throwing spears and even put together some skeleton bones. Take a look […]

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Y4A prehistoric palette

Today in Y4A we looked at how Stone Age art was created. Following this, we made our own paints using natural resources and painted our clay Stone Age necklaces. The […]

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