Today, Years 3, 4 and 5 went to Sheffield City Hall to watch the amazing Hallé Orchestra perform. This year's theme was 'Made in the British Isles', and we got to hear songs from England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. There was also audience participation! We all sang a song that we had been learning -- 'Faster … Continue reading Made in the British Isles
This week's Star (left) and Mathematician (right) were easy to choose. Our Star has been working so hard in Literacy, and her writing has come on in leaps and bounds. Our Mathematician, meanwhile, is fast becoming an expert at dividing and multiplying by 10, 100 and 1,000. Keep up the brilliant work, you two!
Today in Why Weight?, we played dodgeball. What a great time we had! Chris and Mrs Lohoar chose to celebrate these two for their great work and fantastic strategising.
We haven't told you about our SPaG royalty lately so here is the latest: Yesterday we had to share the SPaG crown out because the work was that amazing. We were really more Harry Potter and learning new words, as you do, and these two came up with some fabulous compound and complex sentences using the … Continue reading SPaG!
The Women in Engineering group from the University of Sheffield was back today to teach some lucky Year 5s a bit about rockets. (Last time the engineers were here, if you remember, we participated in a bridge-building challenge.) Here we are finding out about what an aerospace engineer does. Do you know what force a … Continue reading It Really IS Rocket Science!
What's this on the window sill, left over from our Science Day? At the end of each of our mixtures and solutions sessions on Tuesday, we put some of our special solution into petri dishes to see what would happen after a few days. Do you know the scientific terms for what has happened and … Continue reading Science Day Follow-Up
We didn't get to tell you about our superstars last week because we were off on our trip! Better late than never, right? Here they are, our Star of the Week (left) and our Mathematician of the Week. Our Star was kind, hardworking and determined all week, while our Mathematician was thoughtful and questioning. Well … Continue reading Better Late Than Never!