6 Oak Category

Forces – Oak

In science we have been learning about forces. We compared different surfaces and the time it took to ride 14 meters.

PGL day 3 continued

Children should arrive back at school at 3pm today (24/06). If the are stuck in traffic, parents will be contacted between 2pm and 2.30pm. Day 3 continued – One of our last activities before dinner is Jacob’s Ladder. We could not believe just how far team work could take us. We all got sore necks […]

PGL – Day 3

Sports Teams Activity to start us off this morning – then off to our individual activities which include a challenge course. Go low, go low, how low can you go? We enjoyed the low row and trapeze activity hugely Another group testing their circus skills in the trapeze activity! Finding out we were all born […]

PGL – Day 2

Rifling Using great team skills to navigate the sensory trail – with blindfolds and goggles we relied on each other with one sense down .Definitely developing our sense of fun and humour on this sensory trail! Wish you were all here to witness this! Reaching new heights on the climbing wall

PGL – Day 1

After a very exciting first night in our dorms – sorry parents we did not get our full eight hours this first night!- we had a lovely breakfast before beginning our first activity of the day – wacky races! Getting our briefing for our orienteering activity – how many of us will remember which way […]

UKS2 Viking History Workshop

Upper Key Stage Two had the wonderful opportunity of taking part in a day long Viking History activity workshop delivered by external expert providers ‘History Off the Page’ – the children had enormous fun doing (amongst other activities) practising their archery skills, making Thor inspired metal work, using Viking medicinal remedies, creating their names in […]

Harry Potter Studios – Oak

Oaks trip to Harry Potter Studios was enjoyed by everyone. They had a fantastic day riding broom sticks and creating games in the work shop. When they got back to school they created leaflets to promote the shops that were in Diagon Alley. The children’s work is displayed in the class room and on our […]

Picasso Cubism

For our Art we looked at cubism. We have been looking at the work of Picasso and other artists who have used this genre. We painted these pictures of flowers using geometric shapes and acrylic paints.


Oak class had great fun yesterday at Duxford; they made mini documentaries in the Battle of Britain hanger and had a cinema experience in the operations room. They even got to see some planes take off and land.

“Take One” Art

This year’s picture is “Woman in a Hat and A fur Coat” by Pablo Picasso.  Each class uses a picture for inspiration for their art work.  Some of our classes created with own art work inspired by the Pablo Picasso artwork and others used his cubism style of art to inspire their own paintings. Cubism […]