1st Dec 2021
In our Buddy Group activity today (conducted in individual class bubbles due to COVID awareness) we used the Eco-Council Home Learning musical instruments we had created from recycled materials and supplemented them with some school musical instruments to create music for some of our favourite Christmas songs and carols. In Redwood class we ended our […]
18th Nov 2021
Today in Redwood Class we had an exciting lesson role playing different evolution scientists and then sorting ideas into different evolutionary categories.
22nd Oct 2021
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 […]
20th Oct 2021
We have been busy in Redwood creating our “Take One” pictures. This year’s picture is “Woman in a Hat and A fur Coat” by Pablo Picasso. Pablo Picasso is one of the greatest and most-influential artists of the 20th century and the creator (with Georges Braque) of Cubism. Cubism use simple geometric shapes, interlocking planes. Using inspiration […]
6th Oct 2021
Year 6 had an adventure filled day today at Wendover Woods doing the Go Ape Activity. We had the opportunity of learning key PSHE skills like resilience, what makes a good team player and the importance of following rules in different setting to stay safe. Many of them overcome their fears and they all completed the […]
22nd Sep 2021
Redwood Class Year 6 enjoyed a fantastic day at the Imperial War Museum Duxford in connection to their learning on WWII and specifically the Battle of Britain. We created documentaries in the shape of short films during a brilliant ‘hands on’ workshop and then explored the various Musuem exhibits including the American Aircraft section.
20th Sep 2021
Redwood Class enjoyed going foraging this week in connection to their WWII learning. We found lots of wild berries and used these to follow a WWII rationing recipe to make a delicious crumble! We used many cross-curriculum skills in these activities including following instructional texts and design and technology cooking techniques and methods. ds
18th Sep 2021
In Art Redwood have been re-creating the London Skyline during the Blitz. We have used our watercolour techniques for the sky showing how the sky glowed red and orange from the burning buildings. We then created an effective skyline silhouette for the buildings and the air raid lights in the sky.
9th Jul 2021
Our year 6 children enjoyed a day in Forest School. We started our day with a lovely walk exploring our local countryside and our stunning countryside. We found a fallen down tree which made a perfect excuse for a bit of climbing Picnic in the field with stunning views of the countryside and we […]
26th May 2021
We have been investigating the conditions mould needs to grow in our science topic this term. We have learnt to practice the scientific skill of recording repeated observations accurately and using scientific vocabulary. As you can see some of our findings we were definitely placed in the right conditions for mould growth!