What an exceptional day. We visited a beautiful town known for its rich medieval and Shakespearian history! All children were extremely well behaved, polite and inquisitive- many locals stopped to have a chat and share their love for the town. We even met an ex-mayor! Exploring the rich History of Stratford Upon Avon Geography of […]
Today, we have been learning about a famous Coventrian, James Starley! We have been enthused that he is from the same city as us, so we looked at what he invented and we became inventors like him… We developed our understanding of past and present by exploring the development of the bike and looked and […]
Now that you have completed your SOLE project, what can you tell me about how the jet engine has developed over time? What impact has this had on the world?
Today year 3 walked to town to look at a statue of a famous Coventrian. Answer the questions below: Who is the statue of? Where did he live? What is he famous for? What other information did you find out?
In topic, children have researched information about how people are damaging the environment. We also discussed and researched ways on how we can improve this . Please watch our video🙂 Can you tell me a fact about climate change? How can we play our part in improving the environment? If you were to invent a […]
3 Blue have been researching how people both damage and improve the environment. They then created I-movies to show their findings. Watch some of our work below. How can people damage the environment? How can people improve the environment? Should people cut down trees? Why?
To understand what a gladiator isTo compare Roman and Modern entertainment. Entertainment means something someone does for fun. http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/romans/gladiators.html Read the information on the link above. Bronze: Name something a Roman may do for entertainment. What is a gladiator fight? Name things people do in modern times for entertainment. Silver: Use the information from the […]
Hello, lovelies! Today, we are going to be understanding when the Romans ruled Britain and why they came to Britain. TO KNOW WHEN THE ROMANS RULED Start by watching this video which tells you all about the Romans. Order these events. Challenge: Use this link and add any new events to your timeline. http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/Romans.html TO […]
Firstly, what a fantastic term you have all had. Myself and Mrs Walker are extremely impressed with all your hard working and resilience that you have shown. You have gained, matured and have set the bar high for the Spring term. I was really impressed 3 Blue with how enthused and eager you were to […]
Today the children in 3B had to sort out a dilemma for Mario and Luigi. The children had to research the human and physical features of both locations so they could decide which was the best place to go. They presented their findings in an I-movie. Watch the video below of some of their findings. […]
Reception Red have had a spectacular week learning about bonfire night and why we celebrate it. We were talking about the dark and how it makes us feel, which was the theme of the story ‘The Owl Who was Afraid if the Dark’. Please enjoy our amazing work this week…
This week in Year 4 we have started a new History Topic – The Anglo Saxons! This leads on from the ancient history we learnt in Year 3, and we were able to share previous learning and apply this to our new topic. On Tuesday, we went on an exciting archaeological dig! We explored an […]
WOW! What a fantastic week of learning and progress in 3 Red. It’s been wonderful to learn more about the UK and to find out about the Romans and an artist called Anna and the Willow. A truly wonderful week for all! Where does Anna live? Who were we inspired by in our poppies and […]
How excited the children were! Today was the first day of Art Around the World Week. Throughout the week, we are learning about the artist, Luciano Polverigiani and his home country, Argentina. After creating a factfile, we explored his artwork and set about finding a suitable material to create a model or sculpture in the […]
Taking the pattern from ‘Zoo’ poem, the children worked hard to create their own poem about the seaside. Can you spot alliteration? What other pattern can you spot? Continuing with our Seaside theme, the children have been investigating how the seaside has changed over time. We used art to record our findings. Take a look […]
What a day! The whole year 5 team transported back in time and found ourselves in the groovy Sixties! The day consisted of all things ‘Sixties’ the children’s costumes were fantastic, we we’re so impressed with their effort and energy today! Below you can find videos and photos sharing what we did today! 1960’s Themed […]
This half term, in Geography, we have been learning about our Spectacular School. Each week Nogel and his friends from Alien School have been sending us a question to investigate. They wanted to know which address to put in their space Sat Nav to find our school so we went exploring to ensure we gave […]
This afternoon, we have been solving Stone Age problems. We started by using soap to represent stones and made tools (you can finish these at home as I’d love to see the finished ones). We also ground flour and did some weaving. What were some problems that Stone Age people faced? How did they solve […]
This half term, in Geography, we are learning about our spectacular school. Today we shared a story called Alien School. Here it is is you would like to listen again… Nogle would like to visit Broad Heath and he has sent us some questions to answer. Today he wanted to know what there is to […]
Today, we transformed our classroom into a museum of the past. During our first lesson, we were given the opportunity to explore the work of Frederick Catherwood and Mayan artefacts to explore areas such as Chichen Itza and Maya ruins. Please share what you gained from visiting our Maya museum today. Vocabulary: Yuctan Peninsula Mexico, […]
In Spring term, year 5 have been learning about the Victorians! Today they had the pleasure of visiting the Black Country Museum looking at one of the countries first industrial landscapes, where history came to life before their eyes, In an immersive experience! See our iMovie below: Bronze: Name two new facts you learnt about […]
What a fantastic, creative, fun day! 3 Red have been learning about being a Roman. We made mosaics, Roman coins and shields. We then pretended to be gladiators, soldiers and musicians. Watch our video to see all the amazing things we did.
We’ve been researching and finding out about Julius Caesar. Some of us worked together to make a poster and a video to show what we learnt and others wrote biographies. You can read some below. When was Julius Caesar born? What were his children called? Who kidnapped him? What were some of his achievements?
Today we visited Blists Hill Victorian village at Ironbridge to help us understand what life was like for some of the famous people we have been learning about. We had a magical day! The children were so confident and inquisitive whilst talking to the Victorian people. They asked so many interesting questions and gained lots. […]
To support our learning in topic, we travelled to Blists Hill and experienced life in a Victorian Town. What a fantastic, busy and interesting day we had! Take a look below at some of what we discovered. Why were Victorian candles special? Whose portrait did we see displayed in each shop? Why did you have […]
A day in a Victorian Town On Thursday, the children in year 2 went back over 100 years to visit Blists Hill. When arriving at the Victorian town the children straight away noticed the differences between the houses, shops and roads. A shire horse was pulling a carriage through the streets and the people all […]
The start of a new term and in Topic we are learning about Natural Disasters. We researched about what natural disasters are and where they occur. We learned about earthquakes and what causes them to erupt. We represented this through drama and created a short video. Where do most earthquakes occur and why? Write 3 […]
Our project week this term was ‘Around the World’ and the country we learned about was Scandinavia. We had an amazing time researching, creating Tomtes, pastelling Northern lights, making Rice Pudding and having fun. We also compared how Christmas is spent in Scandinavia and how it spent here. Have a look at our video and […]
This week in 6 White we have experienced an incredible Scandinavian Christmas! We have made some delicious rice porridge (and eaten it of course). We have spent time creating some eye-catching Danish decorations; but, most importantly, we have spent our week discovering ways in which we can restore the festive traditions in our friend Shalondie’s […]
What a fabulous way to end the Autumn term! We had lots of fun this week in 6 Red learning new skills and gaining knowledge to improve our understanding of the world around us. What was your highlight of the week and why?