We have been very busy in class 1 learning about different animals and some of the things they do. We have talked about where animals can be found and compared the differences in environments betweeen the UK, Savannah and the Polar regions. We have talked about what they look like and some of their physical… Read more »
Year 6 had a great week away, here are some photographs to show our different activities. More to follow…
This week in Class 3, we welcomed the Year 5’s to join us in learning all about bees and their importance to our world. The children created a fantastic piece of artwork, using oil pastels to design a hive. It has been a pleasure teaching you Year 5. Thank you for being great role models…. Read more »
On Monday during science we investigated the phases of the moon and represented these using Oreo cookies and Jaffa cakes. A delicious lesson.
Another exciting week in Class 4, how time flies! We are continuing to discover all things ‘Space’ and our Stars Wars writing is progressing nicely. We are really thinking about our vocabulary choices and sentence structure to try to engage our readers. In Art we are learning about an interesting artist, Peter Thorpe, who combines… Read more »
Yesterday (04.03.22), Class 3 visited Finchingfield Guild Hall. We would first like to say a massive thank you to Deb, Des and Paul for having us. The children were taught about the history of Finchingfield as our topic is ‘Exploring Essex’. They then had a chance to investigate the amazing artifacts that were found in… Read more »
What a fantastic week the children have had! Today, the children went swimming and I think that we may have some future Olympians on our way. This week, the children went and visited Finchingfield library. They learnt how to classify books through the Dewey Decimal System and they were given a series of books to… Read more »
We have had a fantastic week with our guest astrophysicist – Mr Gwynn – talking all things space. The children have been learning about our sun and solar system, the James Webb telescope, stars and nebulae, black holes and how our sun works. They have asked some great questions and have experienced awe and wonder… Read more »
We have had an exciting start to this half term – our theme is ‘To the moon and back’. Presently, our English is focussing on Star Wars and we have written vivid descriptive pieces for the planet Dagobah, we intend to use this experience to improve our story writing skills and then we will be… Read more »
Another busy week for Class 4. In Art we studied another artist from North America – Mary Cassett- who was an early female impressionist. We have some artwork in her style to share.