In our science, we’ve started a new topic (Earth and Space). We’ve spent a lot of time discussing different questions that we have and we’ve made some models to help us explain how the Earth moves.
Alert: report of an incident in them Rowley Regis area On Monday 17 September 2018 at 7.30pm a student was walking home on Throne Road, Rowley Regis when she was followed by a black car, possibly a Vauxhall Corsa. There were three men in the car who shouted at the student and asked how old she was. A…
On Friday, Year 5 had the exciting opportunity of going to the high school to take advantage of their specialist equipment. The children created a nightlight with a working LED by soldering components together. They were all looking forward to trying them out in the dark!
Year 5 have been on a trip to the Black Country Museum today. We got to experience a Victorian school lesson as well as what life would have been like for workers in the mines. We were able to learn about Victorian medicine, toys, church, food, shopping and living conditions. Children were able to see…
This term, Sapphire have been helping Year 2 with their reading. Most weeks, Year 5 have been pairing up with children from Year 2 for 20 minutes after lunch on a Tuesday. The children have had the opportunity to listen to their buddies read and ask them questions to help further their understanding.
Sapphire have been making the most of the glorious sunshine. To begin our topic on Victorian art, where we will be looking at Victorian artists and creating our own work in their style, we looked at tones and shading. Children tried various techniques before moving outside to apply what they’d learnt.
This week, 40 children from Years 5 and 6 have visited Plas Gwynant in Snowdonia National Park. Here are some of the views that could be seen during the various activities.