Archive for December 2017

Advent in Year 1

What a busy few weeks we have had! We have rehearsed and performed a fantastic nativity – Hey Ewe! – and the children really did us all proud. In English we have worked on a unit on ‘The Jolly Christmas Postman’ and have learned about the features of letters and cards. We have made Christmas…

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Ancient Egyptian Cartouches

In Creativity, we have been designing Egyptian Cartouches, using our knowledge of hieroglyphics.   In Ancient Egypt, hieroglyphics were put onto cartouches to protect the name of the pharaoh, or a god, in the afterlife.  In Class 3 + 4, we have designed our cartouches by practising writing our name using the Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic…

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