English

Writing our reports about the Blitz and the impact it had on Manchester. We combined the fictional information from ‘Goodnight Mister Tom’ with facts about how WW2 affected our local area.

Art

We have enjoyed colour mixing in art and experimenting with different brushes. We have also been looking at our artist David Mceown.

Art

In Art today we created montages using overlapping shapes to give the impression of movement.

Balance Bikes

The children had 3 lessons; they had a fantastic time and made lots of progress.

The children said

‘Best day ever’

‘I liked the crocodile game you had to lift your feet up, so they didn’t get pinched’

‘It was hard to stop, I used my brakes’

‘It was fun’

Snow Experience

Reception and nursery enjoyed exploring the snow yesterday. We spoke about how ice changes to water and back to ice dependant on temperature.

Some of the children said

‘Because it’s cold’

‘It’s warm inside’

‘It evaporated’

‘It’s melting’

Snow Experience

Reception and nursery enjoyed exploring the snow yesterday. We spoke about how ice changes to water and back to ice dependant on temperature.

Some of the children said

‘Because it’s cold’

‘It’s warm inside’

‘It evaporated’

‘It’s melting’

NNFN 2022 Competition

Year 5  entered the NNFN 2022 Competition to write an interview with a historical character in the style of author Andy Seed.   They received 800 entries in total, 40 of which have now been shortlisted and sent to Andy and his illustrators for the final stage of judging.

They will be selecting 4 age-related category winners, plus one overall winner. We are delighted that one of our Year 5’s Interview with Florence Nightingale has been shortlisted in the 8-10 People category!