Outdoor explorers

Today we linked the outdoor explorers to the Jubilee – some children made a leaf bunting, others did the collages of the Queen and then they re-potted their sun flowers […]

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Cresting visual texture using pencil in y5

Paying close attention to detail, we recognised the definition of texture and how visual texture can be created in art. As artists, we replicated some of these visual textures with […]

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Football Freestyle with World Champion Jamie Knight ⚽️ 🎥

Today, Herringthorpe Junior School were lucky enough to meet football freestyling champion Jamie Knight! Jamie, who is currently one of the top 10 football freestylers in the world, came in […]

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Y5 measures

Today, to introduce the y5 metric measurements learning, we measures, converted and compared our heights in class. Applying our maths learning in a really life context

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Y5 Netball

Today Y5C were developing their passing and moving skills in Netball. Some great technique on display, showing chest and shoulder passes before progressing into 3v1 and 2v2 game related play.

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Congratulations to our Shine Children ✨

What a fantastic 12 weeks we have had completing our first Shine project at Herringthorpe Junior School. Over the past few months, our Shine children have grown from strength to […]

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Y5/6 after school football

It was the Y5/Y6 boys last week of football after school club tonight. They took the responsibility of the size of the pitch and having to decide whether to dribble […]

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WMIM Cyberbullying Workshop

Today, Sadie from With Me in Mind came along to support the y5 pupils in deepening their understanding of cyberbullying and the impact which this has on mental health and […]

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Tudor houses 🏘

Our DT projects in year 5 have reached the production stage. After careful research and planning, the y5 team were able to become structural engineers today as we measured, cut […]

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Y5 – Double double toil and trouble! 🧙🏻‍♀️🧙🏻‍♀️🧙🏻‍♀️

Y5 have been working really hard on writing their own Macbeth playscripts in the style of William Shakespeare. Here are some of the finished pieces of learning!

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Tudor music

Today y5 explored music ensembles from the tudor era. We listened and appreciated different pieces of music and then explored the instruments which may have been played at this time- […]

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Tri golf festival ⛳️

Some of our children enjoyed their first Tri Golf festival today. Fantastic technique on display as our children learnt new skills and gained valuable experience playing golf. Well done everyone […]

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Y5 Tapestry printing

This week, Y5 have continued to work hard on their tapestry artwork by using printmaking to create a textured effect. Some children completed collagraph printing and some of us worked […]

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Exploring our local area 🌳

This afternoon, the outdoor explorers visited Valley park to gather resources and explore our local area. The children took in the sights, sounds and smells of the woodland on this […]

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