22 November 2021

Year 3 learning how to cook!

Year 3 learning how to cut vegetables and make cous cous for tea. 

 

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22 November 2021

Amazing Anti-Bullying Assembly

In anti-bullying week, the whole of Upper School watched and took part in an amazing production ran by 2 Boards and a Passion. Children from year 4 to 6 identified appropriate ways of dealing with bullies. The hilarious actors also showed us the ways to not handle being spoken to unkindly! After…

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22 November 2021

Diwali Learning

We have been learning all about the festival of Diwali - 'The Festival of Lights'. We learnt about how it is celebrated, and listened to the story of Diwali. We made Diya lamps out of salt dough and tasted some Indian food, it was delicious!

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22 November 2021

Year 6 have gone spotty for Children in Need

 

 

Dowson Primary Academy recognised Children in Need by having a dress down day.

 

Year 6 had fun wearing clothes of their choice including pyjamas!

 

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22 November 2021

Amazing Artists!

Year 3 have been studying a famous artist and replicating their work. 

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22 November 2021

Year 5 paper lanterns

Last week, Year 5 worked with Caroline as part of Tameside's Winter carnival. They made paper lanterns to take to the Northern Lights parade this weekend. 

 

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22 November 2021

Melting Point Experiment

In today’s lesson, we investigated the melting point of ice, butter and chocolate.

We used data loggers to precisely measure this.

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22 November 2021

Year 2 Woodlice Experiment

Year 2 enjoyed predicting which microhabitat woodlice would prefer by using a choice chamber.

 

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22 November 2021

Children in Need

We had a fantastic day raising money for Children in Need. Pudsey would be proud!

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22 November 2021

Diwali sweets

Look at the delicious traditional Diwali sweets that we made in class. These are called Coconut Ladoo and are made from desiccated coconut and condensed milk. The sweets were super sweet but we enjoyed them as a special treat!

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17 November 2021

Anti Bullying Week!

This week Year 1 attended a special assembly all about antibullying. We watched a story about somebody who was being verbally bullied and thought about what they could do. Our visitors were really impressed with our ideas!

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13 November 2021

Solids, liquids and gases

Year 4 having been learning about how the particles are different in a solid a liquid and a gas.  We used a parachute and balls to see how the particles changed depending on their state.

 

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