WORD WARRIORS

This is one of our word warriors scanning the classroom to identify words that are commonly misunderstood in our text. Next stop dictionary corner! 

Continue Reading

BREAKING NEWS!

In our power of reading text SPY MASTER there has been a murder! as journalists we are gathering information about this shocking story to write a newspaper report. 

Continue Reading

Making a drawbridge

Year 2 children have been writing explanation texts. We are going to write one about how a drawbridge works but we didn't really know how one works. We spent the afternoon making a model drawbridge in pairs so we knew exactly what to write about.

Come in and have a look at them.

Continue Reading

Making a clay pot

As part of our Castles topic the children have been making clay pots to use at our medieval banquet.

 

We are waiting for them to dry so we can decorate them.

Continue Reading

Samba Drumming

The KS2 samba group practising on a Monday after school with their teacher, Kev Rogers.

 

Continue Reading

School Choir

The KS2 choir rehearsing during theit lunchtime club on a Monday with their singing teacher, Miss Reed.

 

Continue Reading

Random acts of Kindness

This week year 4 have been participating in kindness week. We have created some cards and posters for the residents at Ladysmith Road Care Home. Some of the children then hand delivered these cards. It was lovely to hear some of the stories that the residents had to share. We even met a lady who…

Continue Reading

Creswell Crags

4C had a great time at Creswell Crags, we went inside caves, played Stone Age musical instruments, created shelters, sorted rocks and so much more. Cammi said it was the best trip she had ever been on!

 

Continue Reading

Creswell Crags

We had an amazing day at Creswell Crags, made even better by the glorious weather. Both teachers and pupils all agreed that it was a superb trip and all four activities were brilliant (and hands on) with new experiences for all of us. Our selected picture shows us working collaboratively to…

Continue Reading

Creswell Crags

Year 4 had a fun filled day yesterday at Creswell Crags. We were given time to explore the Stone Age museum and admire lots of different artefacts from the Stone Age. We had to find the names of rocks through sorting and filtering, then we had to sort the rocks into metamorphic, sedimentary and…

Continue Reading

Chinese New Year

As part of our Chinese New Year celebrations, we have been learning about why we celebrate it and the different signs of the zodiac. We have been making lanterns, ribbon dancing and dragon dancing as well as tasting some yummy Chinese food. We have had lots of fun. Xīn nián kuài…

Continue Reading

Random Acts of Kindness

We have been very busy in the Foundation Stage this week sharing acts of kindness. We have been making friendship bracelets for our friends, writing kind messages to them and baking kindness cookies. We all wrote a kind message to our friends and then baked and shared our cookies and messages. We…

Continue Reading

© Copyright 2017–2019 Welholme Academy