Roman Invasion!

Year 3 recently had a great morning learning all about the Romans as part of our history topic.

We were able to handle lots of different artifacts, dressed in togas, wrote with a stylus and ink and played the Roman game of rota. We even learnt some Latin commands and the names of different parts of the Roman soldier’s uniform. The photos below show what a great time we had!

 

 

French Weather Report

La météo dans Paris In French this half term, year 4 have been learning how to talk about the weather building up to writing their own news report about the weather in France. The class practised reading their reports out loud and then confidently performed their reports to the class. Madame Hawkins was incredibly impressed…Continue Reading

Year One at the Castle Keep

On Tuesday 6th February Year One went on a trip to Newcastle’s castle keep. As it was a very cold and  snowy day we certainly were able to feel what it must have been like to be a soldier defending the castle from attack! We saw the great hall, the Queen’s bedroom and the very…Continue Reading

A Taste of Italy

Year 4 were lucky enough to visit Pizza Express this week for an Italian pizza-making workshop as part of their Design and Technology topic. Before the trip, the class had been learning about herbs, seasonality of vegetables and thinking about healthy diets so this was the perfect opportunity to show that Pizza can (thankfully) be…Continue Reading

Viking Homework

    Over the half term, Year Five were set a homework challenge where they had the choice to choose what homework they wanted to complete all about the Vikings! We are starting our new topic this half term all about the Vikings so this was a brilliant opportunity for the children to get a…Continue Reading

Life in the Polar Regions!

We have been investigating the cold in this Winter Weather.  We used our non-fiction collection and the internet on our laptops and ipads to ‘research’  Life in the Polar Regions.  We enjoyed creating a land of snow and ice in our classroom.  We found out lots of facts about Life in the Arctic and the…Continue Reading