Archive for May 2018

What’s happening in summer 2 ?

Climbing the battlements or tunnelling in the ground, there’s a whole world of adventure and fun to be found! This term, we will be taking a look at a castle to explore the towers, battlements and maybe a secret tunnel or two! We’ll learn all about the different parts of a castle and describe how…

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Making Stone Age Tools

As part of our Tribal Tales topic in Creativity, Year 3 + 4 have been investigating what life was like throughout the Stone Age period.  We have compared the lives of early hunter gatherers with that of later Neolithic farmers and discussed which period in Stone Age history that we would prefer to have lived…

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Year 3 + 4 – Volcano Models Homework Project

This half term, we have made volcano models as part of our Tremors Homework Project.  Using actual volcanoes like Mount Etna, as inspiration, we created our own replicas using Paper Mache and Poster Paint. Wearing goggles for safety, some of us then made our models erupt by adding a mixture of bicarbonate soda, vinegar and food…

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