Category Archives: School News

“Sunflowers” by Form 1

In this week’s Art lesson, Form 1 examined the work of artist Vincent van Gogh to create their own Sunflower pictures. The famous still life painting was used for pupils to observe and replicate to create their own pictures. Art...

Outdoor Mathematics Fun!

Reception had all the fun of the fair in their playground by turning their Mathematics lesson into a fun carnival game! The children rolled a dice then had to double that number using their two times tables.  When they worked...

Homemakers!

To round off their Science lessons before half term, Forms 1 and 2 made their own habitats. They looked at where minibeasts and bugs lived out in the woodland area of Greystone Manor last month, and also got up close...

Eden Camp Trip

On a very cold February morning, Forms 3 and 4 took a trip to Eden Camp to learn more about life during World War 2. Pupils previously prepared for an air raid attack with Mr Laycock and looked at real...

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How Do You Describe a Film Trailer?

Mr Nicholson’s Form 5 class put their creative writing skills to the test by writing audio descriptions for film trailers. William said: “We’ve written audio descriptions for the ‘Titanic’ film trailer which describes what is happening on the screen.” Phoebe...

Puppy Love

In Great Explorers we are learning about pets, how we look after them and what sort of animals we keep in our homes. We met some wacky and exotic animals last week when Sam’s Safaris came to visit, and this...