Christmaths biscuits problem.

By Mr. Setchell on Friday, December 18, 2015 in Maths. 12 Comments


Maths? Biscuits? Christmas? You bet. Thanks to Bryony in 6S and her mum who made these tasty treats, here’s a maths problem to get your teeth into: Is this number sentence equal to . . . ? A) 63 B) 28 C) 33 Can you explain your ideas by leaving a comment below? Santa will drop […]

Hand bell Magic!

By Gary Evans on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in Music, Uncategorized. No Comments


Take a look at our Year 6 Hand Bell Group performing Christmas carols at St Francis Church as part of our Nativity performance ‘Bethlehem Baby’. Silent Night  Good King Wenceslas  

Tim Peake’s Launch into Space

By Georgina Stone on Monday, December 14, 2015 in Science. 7 Comments


Hello everyone, Thank your for all you fantastic work and effort during ‘Look Deeper into Space’. We are all very excited about Tim Peake’s launch into Space; the first British Astronaut to be part of  a UK project! There will be a live link on BBC 1 from 10:30 plus a Stargazing special at 7pm. […]

Year 4 spaghetti bridges!

By Michael Grant on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 in Uncategorized. 1 Comment


Today year 4 made their own bridges out of spaghetti. They played on the app ‘free bridges’ and looked at famous bridges to investigate how bridges are made strong. They then took the main ideas and made their own. They needed to make a bridge that could hold a 200g, 500g and a 1kg weight. […]

Year 6 SAT’s Information

By Gary Evans on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 in SAT's. No Comments


Rising Stars have recently produced a KS2 Parents Guide which provides information about the KS2 SATs that each pupil will sit in May 2016. Much of the content was shared and discussed at our recent SATs workshop, however as it collates all of the information into one document, we thought that it may be useful. […]