This week we have been building our scripts to report on a close call involving a broken lighthouse and an oncoming ship. After writing the story last week, we decided […]
Y6M had a very interesting discussion based on ‘My Strong Mind’. We chose to discuss whether it is ok to be angry and moved onto discussing the ways to deal […]
Year 6 have been working really hard on improving their fluency in reading. They have been recording their reading regularly and reflecting on their improvements and ways forward for the […]
We discovered the process of coastal erosion and created an animation to show the process.
We had a brilliant morning today focusing on our mental health and discussing the theme of expressing ourselves.We also had an excellent live P4C lesson where we discussed the question […]
Y5 were set a mission to write their own lyrics to remember the key information about Henry VIII’s 6 wives. The children then performed their lyrics in the style of […]
This week, Y6 have had the privilege of speaking to Mr Barron, a bird enthusiast, who shared his expertise about sea birds on the British coastline. The children listened intently […]
Today year 4 used their excellent communication skills to do a Talk 4 Writing virtual lesson on our class text Stig of the Dump. They came up with some amazing […]
Our dedicated Student Council representatives met with Mrs Mawe and Miss Meaburn today to discuss a very exciting, top secret event that we are planning for everyone (in school or […]
Year 3 have been using actions whilst orally rehearsing their text maps on our live literacy lesson.
This afternoon we did a live spelling lesson on homophones and near homophones. Well done year 4 for getting involved and using your spelling words in different sentences.
In Y4K’s P4C lesson we read ‘After the Fall’. After much discussion the question that the class chose was: We then talked about how it would depend on which parts […]
Today in Y4A we used our oracy skills to read aloud our newspaper report. This helped us spot any missing words and helped us notice what we wanted to change. […]
Today in Y6, we read ‘The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse’ and discussed the P4C question, ‘Why is kindness important?’ We used talk partners well to share […]
Year 5 have been putting their drama and oracy skills into practice today when we held a “NASA press conference” in our literacy lesson. Pupils were put in the hot-seat […]
Today Y4K took part in discussions with their peers about what they think happens once we die. Everybody had their say while the rest of the group listened. It was […]
Today in P4C, Y5 read the book, ‘Here We Are.’ Our chosen P4C question was, ‘is it good to be different?’ We spoke about our own similarities and differences and […]
In Y4A we used our oracy skills to ask each other thoughtful questions about Robin Hood. We took it in turns to be the interviewer and Robin Hood or one […]
Today we have been interviewing each other. We took on various roles such as the interviewer, Robin Hood, Maid Marion and the person filming. We thought about appropriate questions to […]