3 Blue Mathematical Figures 🔢

The start of the new term and the first week has been fun. It is Project Week and the focus has been about Maths around the world. Our aim was to learn and claim crystal through out the week. The groups with the most crystals were the winners. To do this we had to show […]

The Circus comes to BH

Today we had the opportunity to experience a visit from the circus. There was humour and laughter as the children enjoyed themselves. There was hula hoop tricks, spinning plates and a diabolo. The children had the opportunity to attend mini workshops and to have a go. This part of our learning was linked to our […]

How to create a Mood Board

This week we have been learning about colours and how they can reflect your mood. Alongside, this we researched about Salvador Dali’s work and looked at his unique style of surrealism and art. We learned why he chose those colours that reflected his mood and art. For your homework I would like you to create […]

5 Blue – Being Mindful

Today, 5 Blue have been exploring that mental well being is a normal part of daily life,in the same way as physical health. Activity 1: The children were given different scenarios where they were having negative thoughts. They had to find suggestions to keep their minds positive. What activities could you think of to keep […]

Year 5- The Hobbit Ms Janjua’s Group

Today, we looked at the characters and learned how to empathise with them. We started the day by reading an extract from the book, when Gandalf invites the Dwarves to Bilbo’s house (without his knowledge) for an unexpected party. We thought about each character and how they felt and created a word bank. We then […]

Year 6 Blue End of Week Celebrations

Well done Year 6 on achieving a fantastic score in your spellings this week. Majority of you succeeded in getting 13 out of 13 in your spelling. The hard work certainly pays off. Keep up the hard work. 👍🏼🥇 We also had the Queen table gain some Golden Time. They enjoyed a great game of […]

Design and Technology with Ms Janjua

This week in Project Week part 1, the children have had the opportunity to design and create a cam mechanism and a toy in DT. They have thoroughly enjoyed this experience and had lots of fun. Please take a look at their efforts. How did you make amendments to your design? Explain? What three BH […]

Year 5’s Victorian poems

Year 5 have been learning about the Victorians. They read a poem by Edgar Poe and wrote their own version of it. They practised to read it with intonation and tried to learn a stanza off by heart. Well done for trying hard to remember a stanza. It was tricky but you did your best. […]

Ms Janjua’s GD Reading Group

Hi Year 5, I hope you are well. This blog is for the children reading Malkin Moonlight. Please could you take a photo of yourself (taken by an adult) of you recycling rubbish. This could be you throwing any rubbish in your dustbins ( Blue Lid Bins please) We are challenging ourselves by linking this […]

5 Red investigates pulleys and levers

Today Year 5 have been learning about pulleys and leavers. They looked at simple pulleys and how they can help resolve a problem. Their task was to design and create their own pulley and to evaluate their work. Task 1: to design a pulley on paper Task 2: to design a pulley using the equipment […]

Victorian day with Ms Janjua

Today was Victorian Day in Year 5. A fun packed day where we stepped back into time and enjoyed a day learning about this magnificent era. Victorious Railways The children learned about the great Railway known as the ’iron horse during Queen Victoria’s reign. They learned about George Stevenson and the impact he had with […]

The Raven by Ms Janjua’s Intervention Group

Over the past week we have been learning about the poem The Raven by Edgar Poe. It is a Victorian poem which is dark and Gothic. Today the children had the opportunity to read a stanza from the poem. They practised their intonation and gesticulation. However, they self valuated their work and all agreed they […]

Year 5’s Visit to the Black Country Museum

Today, the children had the opportunity to go back into time by visiting the Black. Country Museum. They learned and experienced what it was like during the Victorian era by visiting homes, the coal mines, shops and the local school. They had a super day and represented the school beautifully. Well done. Take a look […]

Ms Janjua’s Intervention Detective Drama

Today, in English we acted out parts of a detective story in groups of three. We concentrated on using our drama skills and understanding the characters. please take a look and leave a comment. Well done I was very proud of your efforts. Who do you think committed the murder?How can you improve your acting […]

Ms Janjua’s Intervention Group

This week you have all been working hard in English and Maths. You have all written a wonderful Adventure story. Well done. In maths, you have been learning how to multiply and divide by 10,100,1000. I am setting you some homework for maths. Please could you complete the work in your books that I have […]

Year 1 Parent’s Phonic Workshop

Good afternoon, This Thursday, on the 25th of November there will be a Phonics work shop for parents. These will be run at virtual via Zoom at 1.30pm until 2.30pm. You have kindly been invited to these sessions. As part of your child’s learning, I will be showing you how to teach phonics and how […]

Year 2 Parent’s Phonic Workshop

Good morning, On Tuesday, 23rd of November at 1.00 pm until 2.00pm, there will be a virtual Phonics Workshop for parents. You have kindly been invited to these sessions. As part of your child’s learning, I will be showing you how we teach phonics and how they are an important part of your child’s reading […]

Ms Janjua Intervention Group Week 2 – Homework

Hi Year 5, ( Sara, Asim, Israa, Abdul, Haaris, Khairy, Zahra, Tahiyan, Zainab, Shaikh, Samnata, Jaydon, Mehar This week I would like you to consolidate your learning in English. We have been learning about Adventure Stories. Below is a picture. Can you write me a short paragraph for about it. It can be the opening […]

Year 1 Parent’s Phonic Workshop

Good afternoon, Next Thursday, on the 18th of November there will be two Phonic work shops for parents. These will be run at separate times. The first session will be virtual via Zoom at 1.00pm until 2.00pm. The second session will be in person, at school at 2.00pm until 3.00pm. The maximum number in school […]

Year 2 Parent’s Phonic Workshop

Good afternoon, Next Thursday, on the 11th of November at 2.00 pm until 3.00pm, there will be a Phonics Workshop for parents. You have kindly been invited to these sessions. As part of your child’s learning, I will be showing you how we teach phonics and how they are an important part of your child’s […]