Author: Christiana Thomas

To Adapt and Survive

Last Friday, Year 3 created Plasticine plants and had to adapt their designs to survive in different climates.  For the rain forest, we created plants with sloped leave so the constant rain drips off, and doesn’t settle, to protect the leaves from rot. Under high forest canopies, competing against massive trees, we adapted our plants […]

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Give me an R and an A and an F!!!

On Friday, Year 3 ventured all the way to the RAF Museum in Hendon, in this, the RAF’s, centennial year. After a very long (15 stops,the children were sure to point out) tube journey, we arrived. We made sure we dressed the  part before exploring hangers full of planes and helicopters. From the wood, canvas […]

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HOMEWORK, SUMMER HALF-TERM

Homework: Summer Half Term- Also on our website, Year 3 page. English: Pick a task, or do both to really challenge yourself. Take a page of your favourite chapter book, or any available book. Pick the 30 best words and make your own ‘Found Poem.’ Choose an inanimate, non-living object. Write a few paragraphs personifying […]

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Year Four thrills in Assembly!

Year 4 hit the ground with a blast today during their class assembly.  It was simply spectacular, in a nutshell! There was music, dancing and, to cap it all, sharing of facts about food chains, the digestive system and their views on tolerance in society with its benefits.) We are proud of you-keep it up!

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Don’t be repelled!!!

Year 3 had a fantastic discovery-morning on Tuesday, experimenting and learning all about magnets. We found out how astronauts control liquid in space by magnetizing it. We experimented with ferrofluid, designed by NASA. When exposed to magnets it turns prickly and ripples. We also used iron filings, sprinkling them around a magnet to expose the […]

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