Tamzin is this week's Mathematician of the Week. She has long been one of the leaders in our bi-weekly times-table challenge; now she is getting faster and faster. Well done, Tamzin! Jodi, meanwhile, is our Star of the Week. Mrs Lohoar and Mrs Kirk are so proud of Jodi's participation and questioning this week. Keep … Continue reading This Week’s Superstars
Sports Day was last Friday, and what a great day we had. Thankfully, the weather co-operated! Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 were split into four teams (red, yellow, green and blue), and there were track events and field events. Year 5s ended up competing with Year 6s. The tug-of-war was certainly a nail-biter! Look … Continue reading Sports Day!
Our Mathematician of the Week (left) really stretched himself when we were working on area and perimeter last week. Our Star of the Week (right), meanwhile, was an outstanding athlete, representing our school at a local event. Mr Malkin said he could not believe the skill and the talent this young man exhibited. Well done, … Continue reading Last Week’s Superstars
Some of our Y5 and Y6 pupils competed in this year’s inter-school Robot Wars competition. Every year we invite the Robot Wars expert in to show us how to make our own robots, to embark on challenges and navigate obstacles. We always invite pupils from other schools in Sheffield to take part too.
What is particularly exciting, is one of the heavily, armoured robots from the TV show makes an appearance in our school and we can see how complex the real robots are. They are virtually indestructible.
We were proud to come in 2nd and 3rd place out of all the groups from all the schools taking part.
Yesterday, Year 5 held a violin concert for family and friends. Thank you to everyone who came out to support us! We have been working hard all year with Heather from Sheffield Music Hub, and this was our opportunity to show how much we have learned. We have all enjoyed playing the violin, and many … Continue reading Violin Concert
This week's Star of the Week was TJ. He really impressed Mrs Lohoar and Mrs Kirk with his writing and his focus, particularly during our rainforest work. We all wrote an information text on the four layers of the rainforest, and TJ was constantly on the hunt for the perfect words to include. He does … Continue reading This Week’s Superstars
Today we consolidated our perimeter learning with a bit of fun: