23 September 2022

Recounts and Tension

Our 2 writng pieces so far have been aimed at recounting a traumatic night in a lighthouse and creating tension through walking in woods at night. He are Niamh's fantastic pieces. Enjoy.

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20 September 2022

Our new playground!

Today our new Early Years playground was completed and we had ‘the best day ever!’. We loved exploring all the new areas. Which area was your favourite? 

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20 September 2022

Digestive System

Today Year 4 investigated the human digestive system. We began by cutting weetabix up with scissors (inscisors) and crushed it with a spoon (molars). We added some washing up liquid to represent the enzymes in saliva. After this, we discussed that the food would move through the oesophagus to the…

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16 September 2022

Reception start Little Bikers

Today Reception have had their first little bikers session. They loved learning how to use a balance bike and negotiating space. They will have these brilliant Tameside led sessions every Friday for the rest of the half term. What did you enjoy most about your little bikers session? 

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9 September 2022

Reception’s first week!

What a great first week we have had in Reception.  We have been busy settling into our new routine and exploring our environment. What have you enjoyed the most this week? 

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9 September 2022

Digital Literacy

Year 4 have been exploring the comments which Jesy Nelson (Little Mix) was sent on the day she won the X Factor. They read through a newspaper article and then watched a short documentary to explore the impact the comments had on Jesy. We discussed the shocking comments and shared how they made us…

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8 September 2022

Year 6 - English through the Creative Arts

Today, Year 6 have been looking at developing our English descriptive skills through the use of the creative arts.  First, we listened to some music and talked about what images we could see and what helped us create these images.  We then watched a video clip to help these thoughts.  We used…

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6 September 2022

Year 3- Learning muscles

We have been learning about different learning muscles and how we use these in class. We carried out a range of activities to help us grow these. The learning muscles we were using were; perseverance, collaboration, listening and noticing. We can’t wait to continue to grow these in Year 3. 
 

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2 September 2022

First Day Back

Year 4 had a fantastic return to school and an amazing first day in their new building. We completed lots of team games and had an introduction to school life in Upper School.

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26 July 2022

Nursery - Forest School

 

This half term, we have been going to Forest School. The children have learnt a lot of new skills and had fun doing so!

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26 July 2022

Nursery - Life Skills

 

During the last half term, we have been learning and practising a range of skills. We have made a jam sandwich, learnt about good oral hygiene and how to keep our mouths healthy and how to be safe near roads. 

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25 July 2022

Big friends and Little friends

Today, we met up with our Little friends for the final time, to share Thank you cards and wish them Good Luck in Year 1!

 

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