It was Year 5's Special Mentions last week, and here are the children Amethyst class celebrated: The winner on the left has been amazing in Maths (column addition) and Literacy (mystery writing) and has also been so helpful to others. This is so important, so thank you! The winner in the middle, meanwhile, has blown … Continue reading Last Week’s Superstars
You probably remember that we had been working with Andy the story teller last half term. Well, he was back last week, and we heard some more great stories and got to work on the ones that we had started. What a treat it was to work with Andy. Thank you, Andy, for bringing so … Continue reading Viking Stories
Another week and another set of superstars in Amethyst class! As you know, we have been working on place value in Maths as well as times tables, while in Literacy and Topic we have been learning about the Vikings vs. the Anglo-Saxons and Alfred the Great. Here we have out Mathematician of the week (left) … Continue reading This Week’s Superstars
On Friday, children (and staff!) across the school dressed up in animal-inspired fancy dress to support Wear It Wild Day and help raise money to protect endangered wildlife around the world. Here are the members of Amethyst class who chose to dress up. Be sure to check out the other class blogs to see what … Continue reading Wear It Wild!
Our regular readers will know that this half term we have been learning about the struggle between the Vikings and the Anglo-Saxons, and that we have written some fantastic fiction and non-fiction about this topic. Well yesterday, it Year 5's turn with Andy the story teller, and what a treat it was! First Andy asked … Continue reading Viking Stories
Amethyst class had a P4C lesson yesterday about bravery as part of Black History Month. First we were shown some photographs of Martin Luther King Jr giving a speech in Washington, D.C. While we looked at the photographs, we listened to some music from a recent film that was based on the freedom march from Selma … Continue reading What Is Bravery?
This half term in Computing, Year 5s are learning about the difference between the Internet and the World Wide Web and about Sir Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the World Wide Web in 1989. We are also learning about how we collaborate online and how revolutionary the Internet and the World Wide Web have been. Today … Continue reading Evaluating Web Sites in Computing