6 Redwood Category

Year 5 and 6 Football match

Year 5 and 6 Football match- Aycliffe v Gaddesden. The children played well, unfortunately we lost 5-1. However, it has given us skills to work on and has motivated us to train even harder! We continue to have a positive attitude and try our best 🙂  

Year 5 and 6 Football Match

Year 5 and 6 Football match- Aycliffe v Holtsmere End. The children participated with a very positive and eager attitude despite loosing 3-1. Both teams played very well. We showed great teamwork and communication skills. We are very proud of the team! 🙂  

Year 5 and 6 Netball match

The first  year 5 and 6  netball match was a great success! The children played against St.Thomas Corrum and won with an outstanding 8-0. The children performed brilliantly and as a school we felt very proud of this achievement! Our use of communication and team skills were outstanding! Go team Aycliffe! 🙂

Lest we forget

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 […]

Redwoods Egyptian museum.

We turned our classroom into a museum to exhibit all the wonderful artefacts that we have created at home. We opened our museum to visitors and we were very happy to see so many of our adults.

Egyptian Day

We have had a wonderful morning learning about the Egyptians. We have been making canopic jars, perfume bowls, soap sculptures, lamp burning, tomb painting, amulet making and mummification. This afternoon is banquet time!

Redwood Pyramid construction!

Our pyramids are under construction, we are working in groups to build our models, following our plans.

Redwood Forest School

For our history topic about Ancient Egyptians, we have decided to make our own pyramids out of clay. We went to forest school to make our own clay bricks and have used our maths skills to plan and design and estimated how many bricks we may need to complete our pyramids.

Hockey Year 5 and 6

On 20th June a Hockey coach from West Herts Hockey club came to school and ran some sessions with the year 5 and 6 pupils. They were taught basic skills as well as playing fun games.