6 Oak Category

Take One Tune

Hall of the Mountain King by Peer Gynt or Morning by Edvard Grieg were used by the school to come up with their own interpretations of the music. On Friday 28th June we had a whole school assembly to share class performances. The variety of interpretations were wide, interesting and very entertaining. Many thanks to […]

Young storytellers

In 6 Oak we have been writing some scary stories. We focused on tension and suspense and our readers loved them! Come in and read them…. if you dare….


Some children were so interested in learning about Alaska that they have made their own mountain as extra home learning.


In Art we have been learning about Toni De Liza, an illustrator who illustrated the Spiderwick Fieldguide which we have been learning about in English. The children have researched Toni and presented their work in different ways. They have also tried to draw in his style.


We have been learning about the composer Edvard Grieg and have been listening to Morning, a piece of music he composed. The class listened to the music, wrote down what it made them think of and tried to compose their own music with percussion instruments.

Multiplication game

The children were using formal multiplication and strategy to beat their partner! The aim of the game was to work accurately (as well as to win!).

Redwood and Oak Classes French Cafe is . . .

Open for business! Everyone enjoyed speaking French to meet and greet each other as well as ordering all manner of French treats from our cafe menu! Thank you to all the parents and carers who supported the children’s learning by attending.

Hall of Mountain King… Oakthorn Remix

Over the last two days, Hawthorn and the Year 5s from Oak have been looking at ‘In the Hall of the Mountain King’, by Edvard Grieg. At first we listened to the music and drew, or wrote everything the piece made us feel. Almost everyone felt that is was something to do with chasing and […]

Legal Eagles Visit

Year 6 Redwood Class were visited today by the Legal Eagles team, a group of local magistrates, who developed the children’s knowledge and understanding of the criminal justice system by engaging case study, brainstorming and role play activities.

Year 6 Enterprise Week Fair

To culminate their Enterprise week the year 6 children hosted an Enterprise Week Fair in which they sold the products they had made using cross-curriculum skills.