It was French Day today across Years 3, 4, 5 and 6, and what a jam-packed day it was. We had the opportunity to choose from 11 different French-themed activities, from Geography to History to the Tour de Prince! There was also the chance to try out different French foods, and we could dress up as a … Continue reading Bonjour!
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
We are making good progress with our violins. We are really enjoying learning how to play different notes, and we are even learning how to read a bit of music. Did you know that we are going to hear the Hallé orchestra perform on Friday?
We have been learning violins since September, and we have been working so hard! Yesterday we showcased our talents in a concert for peers as well as family and friends. What a great morning! If you are interested in taking part in any more music activities, there are loads of things going on around Sheffield, … Continue reading Violins
On Tuesday morning we all learn how to play the violin with Heather. We practise listening to and moving to the pulse and rhythmn of a song.
We work with a partner to help us improve our playing and practise new skills.
Sometimes we are the teacher; leading the rest of the class in a song.
By now you must know that we in Amethyst class love to sing. Well, today we performed with Year 6 and the rest of Year 5 at St Swithun's Church. All of our teachers were there, along with our grown-ups, as we sang Christmas carols and told the story of the very first Christmas. What … Continue reading Year 5/6 Carol Concert
We had an amazing time at the Food for Thought singing festival on Tuesday. Both Year 5 classes walked to Sheffield Springs Academy, where we met up with two other schools from the area. All of us practised with Pete from Sheffield Music Hub, and then we performed for our families. It was fantastic! Conkers! … Continue reading Food for Thought