Summer term 1

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 »

Bee Art

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 »

Week beginning 9th May 2022

On Monday during science we investigated the phases of the moon and represented these using Oreo cookies and Jaffa cakes. A delicious lesson.

Week beginning 3rd May 2022

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 »

Finchingfield Guild Hall Trip

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 »

W/C 25th April 2022

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 »

Week beginning 25th April 2022

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 »

Week beginning 19th April 2022

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 »

Week beginning 28th March 2022

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.