Year 4’s Anglo-Saxon Village

The children first designed their houses and thought carefully about the measurements. They had to create nets of 3D shapes- cuboids and prisms, carefully measuring the lengths to make sure they would match up. They then cut and folded these together to make their houses, before selecting materials to decorate them with.

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Year 3 Visit The British Museum

Year 3 had a wonderful time at the British Museum this week, looking at Ancient Greek artefacts. The children learnt about everyday life in Ancient Greece and saw many of the objects which Ancient Greeks had used. They also had the chance to participate in a digital self-led session, where they used IPads to help […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

This week in Year 6, the children have gained understand of the struggles faced during WW2. They have looked at the plight of refugees from the war and have compared the similarities and differences of a 1940’s home to a house of today. The children have carefully considered the emotions and actions of these people […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

In Year 6 this week, the children reflected on the powerful words of Martin Luther King. They watched videos of the famous speech ‘I have a dream’ and we discussed what type of person he was and how he fought for equality and justice. In groups, the children collaboratively wrote their own ‘I have a […]

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Year 3 – Black History Month

To celebrate black history month, Year 3 have been learning about Martin Luther King and how he fought for equal rights for all in a non-violent way. We thought about what needs to improve in our world today and wrote our own ‘I have a dream speeches’. Here are a couple of examples of our […]

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Year 6 RAF Museum Trip

Our topic this half term is World War Two and so the Year 6 children all attended a trip to the RAF museum on Friday. The children loved seeing the aircraft up close and really enjoyed developing their knowledge and understanding of the events of WWII. They all took part in an informative and engaging air-raid […]

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Year 5 Trip – British Museum

On Monday, year 5 visited the British Museum to see the African galleries and the famous Benin Bronzes. After arriving, we took our art books and made sketches of the bronzes which we will use as material for developing our own sculptures next week. At 12pm the children attended a talk given by the museum […]

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Year 6 – Battle of Barnet

The children had an amazing time exploring all the artefacts linked to the Battle of Barnet, which Barnet Museum kindly loaned to us for two weeks. They tried on various articles of clothing, held a variety of weapons (safely!) and explored a wide range of objects which helped to demonstrate what life was like around […]

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Year 2 – Golden Hinde Trip

What a fantastic day we had! It began with a tube ride into London, which was very exciting as we were with all our friends. We then walked from London Bridge station to the Golden Hinde. We met our Pirate Tour Guide, who was very funny, and explored the ship. Girls weren’t allowed on the ship, […]

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