High Ropes

Year 6 had a fantastic time at High Ropes, have a look through our pictures to see what we got up to. 

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Easter Family Homework

We thought it would be fun to do a little egg decorating competition this Easter.  The idea is that the children decorate a hard boiled egg at home and bring it in to school on:

 

Friday 20th April

 

We will have a display of the competition entries in the Gym for you to view from 3pm…

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The Grand Tour

To to help us understand how August was feeling and what he would be thinking, we acted out the 'grand tour' from our book study book, "Wonder."

 

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Sunday competition cancelled

Unfortunately, because of the snow and icy conditions it has been decided that our gymnasts and staff will now not travel to the Yorkshire U11 Floor and Vault competition on Sunday.

Mr Claybour will be in touch with those affected. 

See the news page above for more details.

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Collaborative Learning

We've now started using our own bar models to solve some worded problems.

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Collaborative Learning

Today we enjoyed some collaborative learning.  Year 5 and 6 came together to start our journey into the use of bar models to aid our problem solving.  Watch this space to see how we get on!

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Extra practice

Five of our gymnasts gave up a morning of their holiday this morning to meet Beth and Mr Claybourn at Grimsby Gymnastics Club for an extra practice session in preparation for the up-and-coming Yorkshire regional U11 Floor and Vault competition.

The children had a great time and really enjoyed…

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Yr 5/6 Gymnastics competition

A huge well done to our Yr5/6 Gymnasts who competed and did us pround at the local School Sport Partnership's gymnastics competition today. The children competed against 21 other schools at Oasis Academy Wintringham in their very first competition and did fantastically well to finish in 14th…

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Master Class Lessons from Year 6 Mathematicians!

Year 5 were treated to a mathematics masterclass by Charlie from 6p. In previous years Charlie found maths difficult but recently his confidence has begin to flourish. He felt so confident that a trip to 5M saw him commanding the classroom teaching 5M how to do short division. Charlie talked about…

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Foresight Award Winner!

Congratulations to Cohen who has received an award from Foresight overcoming barriers to participation. He has made huge improvements in his attitudes to learning over the years at Welholme Academy. Keep up the good work for Mrs. Parrinder.

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Poppy art work

These are our finished poppy artworks. 

First we used a mix of black paint and pva glue to “pipe” the outline of the flowers then we used reds, yellows and orange watercolour paints to paint the poppies, finishing off with a black background wash to make the poppies “pop”.

It was a long…

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Year 6 visit to the Grimsby Cenotaph

 

Year 6 visited the local cenotaph to pay our respects and to look at the wreaths.

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