A very busy summer term

Year 3 have been extremely busy this half term. Both classes have been swimming and have made excellent progress.They have been to Live Tales Theatre where they created their own story and had a great morning doing drama and coming up with some fabulous ideas. Our trip to The Roman Army Museum and Vindolanda was… More

Pen pals in China!

Year 3 have received letters this week from their pen pals in China, they were very excited and can’t wait to write back. We will be having a lunchtime letter writing session so that the children can reply as soon as possible as their Chinese friends are very keen to hear from them. They were… More

World Book Day

World Book Day was a massive success with some amazing costumes, lots of reading and we were very proud of our Year 3 children. They welcome Year 1 children to read with them and were very mature in their attitudes and behaviour.

Welcome Back!

We have got off to a very busy start already this half term. We have been following instructions to plant seeds linking our literacy with our science topic – plants. Children have been reading lots and completing Accelerated Reader tests on the books they have read which they are thoroughly enjoying doing. Next week is… More

Happy New Year

We would like to wish all of our families a very happy New Year and hope that you all had a lovely Christmas and a restful break. The children have started the new term full of enthusiasm. We have got off to a great start! We have lots to look forward to this term including… More

Almost there!

It has been a very busy half term and the children are getting tired but they have been working extremely hard with performances, tests and still keeping up with the challenging lessons that they have had, in order to fit in everything we need to before Christmas. Year 3 will be doing a carol service… More

Keep up the hard work!

Firstly, a huge thank you for all of your contributions for Children in Need today, we very much appreciate it – we will be finding out all about this important charity today. Over the past few weeks, you may have heard your child talking about The Stone Age, they have been loving learning about pre-historic… More

Wow, what a busy half term!

Kittiwakes and Oystercatchers have had a very busy and challenging half term. The children have had huge adjustments to make coming into key stage 2 but have been amazing and have started to settle in brilliantly. Already they have been part of some exciting activities. Our STEM week and school trip have been particularly fun… More

Tour De France

This week, we were given the opportunity to explore all things linked to the Tour De France. Currently, in France, the best professional cyclists are taking part in what is considered to be the hardest sporting event in the world. We found out about the history of the race, the importance of the different coloured… More

STEM – Engineering Roman Catapults

Over the last two weeks, we have been investigating the effectiveness of different types of catapults. As Roman engineers, we have learned about pivot based catapults, elastic energy catapults and the importance of having a solid foundation. We were told the importance of trying different ideas out, our teachers were facilitators and would give us… More