Pupil-led worship

Today our pupil-led worship was on the theme of being connected. We thought about what it felt like to be connected to different people. The leaders decided on the theme, organised everything and led the worship with questions to think about and a prayer. This is what we thought: ‘It was different because we went […]

Science Fun!

We planned an experiment to find out which materials were good insulators. Ice cubes were placed in a glass jar and wrapped with a variety of insulating materials. We had to take the temperature and measure the water in the jar as the cubes melted.

Oak Class – Spring term

SCIENCE This term we are learning about materials in our Science work. This will involve exploring the properties of a variety of materials. We will be experimenting to find out whether materials are insulators or conductors of heat and electricity. We will also be finding out whether materials can be dissolved and if heating/cooling causes […]

Appleshaw’s Got Talent!

Our Year 6 pupils organised the annual talent show. They created sign up sheets, held auditions and organised the final performance. Thank you for providing us all with great entertainment and well done to the pupils that were the acts. A report was written by the organisers – please click on the link. Talent Show

Mayan Masks

We’ve had great fun making our masks using a wire base and layering it with paper mache. We learned about the different types of masks and designed our own. It was done in several stages and we had to work carefully at each stage to make sure our masks looked great. These are our masks […]

Osmington Bay

We’ve been extremely busy settling into new routines and organising ourselves for activities.  There hasn’t been much time for blogging but… we’re having a GREAT time! The journey down was very relaxed with lunch and a stretch and play at Moors Valley Country Park. When we arrived yesterday afternoon, we put our cases in the […]

Anglo-Saxon Day

We had a great day with ‘Ed’ from Portals From The Past. We played some Anglo-Saxon strategy games and learned some old English. We also role-played a banquet hall, listened to the story of Beowulf and explored some battle moves. (No sharp weapons of course!) It will come as no surprise to know that ‘Ed’ […]