14 September 2022

Our favourite toys!

Our first topic of the year is a history topic all about toys! 
We have started the topic by bringing in our favourite toys from home.
We had so much fun sharing them with our friends and thinking about what they are made from. 
Well done Class 1!

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15 July 2022

Y5/6 Clay Pictograms

As part of our topic on Olympics, we have created pictogram tiles, in the style of those used at the Athens games in 2004, using clay.  The children also used ancient Greek pottery as inspiration.  

 

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13 July 2022

Ancient Egyptian Death Masks!

As part of our Ancient Egypt topic, we were set with the task to design and make our own Egyptian death mask.

We used a range of techniques and tools to create our masks and then, when they were dry, we painted them!
 

Well done Year 3, they are fantastic!

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6 June 2022

Springfield Royal Variety Performance

Well done to all the children who performed in our Variety Show to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.  All the staff and children thoroughly enjoyed watching the auditions and the show. 
 

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10 February 2022

Y4 Tudor Explorers

In Year 3/4 we have been learning about Tudor explorers. The children used what they had learnt in class as well as their own research to create fact files about different Tudor explorers.

 

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10 December 2021

What did the Romans do for us?

We have come to the end of our topic on Romans. This week the children have been really busy using what they have learnt throughout the unit and further research to plan and produce a PowerPoint presentation about what the Romans have done for Britain, which they presented to the class. They all…

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26 November 2021

Y5/6 Blitz Setting Description

As part of our topic on World War 2, we have been learning about the Blitz.  We have been looking at images, videos and reading first hand accounts of the air raids that happened during that time.  We generated descriptive and figurative language phrases individually and shared and developed them…

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19 November 2021

Year 3/4 DT

As part of our unit on Romans, Year 3/4 have been trying to make a Roman catapult. It was tricky but we persevered and were able to successfully make different designs.

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22 October 2021

Blitz Inspired Art

As part of our topic on WW2, we created Blitz inspired art work in the style of Claude Francis Barrie. The children first had to use colours that represented fire to create a colour washed background to show how London was burning from all the bombing. Next, the children created silhouettes to…

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1 October 2021

Y56 WW2 Day

For our World War 2 Day, the children in Y56 dressed up in 1940s clothes and we had some brilliant costumes including evacuees, land girls and soldiers. We spent the day immersing ourselves in learning about life as an evacuee. The children took part in an activity where they were given various…

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4 December 2020

Year 3’s Mayan Calendar Stones

After our clay Mayan calendar stones dried out, we were able to paint them. We chose between gold, bronze or copper paint to make them look ancient and precious and they turned out beautifully.

 

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1 October 2020

Class 3CO The Mayans

In Class 3CO, we have made a fantastic start to our Topic The Mayans. We have done lots of work researching who they were and when in time the fit on the timeline. We have also made a start on making our very own Mayan masks. We can’t wait to see what they turn out…

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