The Watertower

By Gary Evans on Thursday, October 12, 2017 in English, Year 6. No Comments

For the last few weeks, Year 6 have been studying The Watertower By Gary Crew. They have enjoyed it very much. They have also written a Diary written from Bubba’s point of view. They have started writing a letter to the author of the book. Marco and Lacey loved this book because of the suspense and the mystery. They […]

Year 6 English: The Viewer

By Mr. Setchell on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Community, English, Year 6. No Comments

Recently, we have been writing police reports and transcripts of police interviews inspired by the storyline of a fabulous book called, ‘The Viewer’ by Shaun Tan and Gary Crew. Today, we were fortunate  enough to have PC Andy Holder from Bournville Police Station visit to give us feedback on our work. He also explained  some key […]

Year 3 shadow making

By Linda Samuels on Friday, May 19, 2017 in English, Science, Year 3. 2 Comments

Year 3 did some cross curricular investigations, which included performing a scene from a book they are studying in English. To do this they used shadow dancing to explore their  Science topic which is light.

Year 4 Shark poems.

By Michael Grant on Thursday, March 2, 2017 in English, Uncategorized. 2 Comments

This year, year 4 have been acting out their poems with a focus on expression and tone. Our topic was sharks, and we used a green screen to improve our performances. The children edited the videos themselves. Please watch our performances and let us know what you think! Zak and Hayley Hayley and Claudia Jess […]

World Book Day Activities

By Miss Edwards on Thursday, March 2, 2017 in English, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6. 5 Comments

It has been wonderful to see so many children dressed up as book characters today, and staff dressed as their favourite characters. It made it such a hard job for staff to choose one winner from their class. Each Year group have individually celebrated World Book Day by taking part in activities based on the […]

World Book Day Winners

By Miss Edwards on Thursday, March 2, 2017 in English. 2 Comments

We have been so proud of the effort our children have put into dressing up as their favourite book character. We would, however, like to say a big congratulations to the winners, for the best dressed character, from the following classes: Jacintha in 3M, Kieran in 3S, Benjamin in 4RHP, Isobel in 4G, Jake in 4RA, […]

World Book Day 2017 Year 5 Homework

By Amanda Richardson on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 in English, Uncategorized, Year 5. 58 Comments

To celebrate World Book Day, we would like you to write a book review of your favourite non-fiction or poetry book. Include these sections: Title Author Synopsis Why you enjoy this book A score out of 5 Make sure your post includes your name (with only the first letter of your surname) and your class.

Year 6 Computing: HTML index sites

By Mr. Setchell on Friday, February 3, 2017 in Art and Design, Computing, English, eSafety, Maths, PSHE. 1 Comment

Over the past few weeks, we have been creating our own websites using only a scripting language called HTML (HyperText Markup Language). Great resilience, patience and attention to detail was required as the slightest error in our code would create a bug and our webpages wouldn’t display. Where we were stuck, we could go online […]