29th Jan 2019
Today Hawthorn have been investigating the properties of solids, liquids and gases. We learned that solids have a fixed shape and volume, liquids have no fixed shape but they have a fixed volume and in gases neither are fixed. We then spend a fun, if gooey afternoon investigating various products from Miss Thompson’s bathroom. Our […]
12th Dec 2018
A great time was had by all on Christmas Dinner day. With a big thank you to the ladies in the kitchen for all their hard work over the year. Even the youngest member wore her festive outfit.
7th Dec 2018
The children have worked so hard for our ‘Take one Picture’ project and the work they have produced is fantastic. Thank you to everyone who came to have a look at our exhibition of work. If you missed it, here are some photos of everyone’s efforts.
20th Nov 2018
25.08.18 Year 3 and 4 children took part in a football festival, which was great fun. The children played exceptionally well and placed joint second! We played against both Boxmoore and Holtsmere End. We are extremely proud of the children! 🙂
8th Nov 2018
This year is the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. To commemorate this, we had a whole school assembly with singing from the whole school. They sang “We Remember”, ” Pack up your Troubles” and “It’s a Long Way to Tipperary”. Out KS2 choir sang “In Flanders Fields”. We had a […]
28th Sep 2018
As we have been looking at fairytales in English, we took a vote on what fairytale style image we should work on in art. We voted for a wolf. During our art sessions we have been looking very closely at the shape of a wolf’s head and the texture made by it’s fur. So far […]
10th Jul 2018
On 27th June the whole school enjoyed a World Cup day organised by our Game On coaches. Every house colour group competed against each other and represented a different country from the World Cup. The children had a great day and enjoyed showing off their football skills! Well done to the children who were selected […]
22nd Jun 2018
We have had a lot of fun on treat Friday this afternoon. We have been working in our buddy groups on lots of different activities. The children have all worked really hard and behaved impeccably!
21st May 2018
Hawthorn have been continuing their investigations into electricity. Today they have devised an experiment to test which materials are conductors and which are insulators.
16th May 2018
Today, Hawthorn have been learning about electricity. We have modelled how electricity flows using tennis balls as electrons. We discovered that a circuit never runs out of electrons, but if we have a gap, electrons can’t be passed on. We used this to create a switch out of paper clips and split pins, allowing us […]