Investigating Factors

Investigating Factors

Elder class have enjoyed creating various arrays, using counters, in order to deduce all the factor pairs of given numbers. As the children talked about their findings, they used mathematical vocabulary such as multiple, factors and product. We noticed that some...
Fantasy books

Fantasy books

Elder class have thoroughly enjoyed turning their own sequels to the fantasy story The Firework Maker’s Daughter by Philip Pulman into books. Everyone has carefully copied out their story in chapters, taking into account suggestions and corrections, to create...
Jacques a dit……

Jacques a dit……

Elder class have had fun learning the names of body parts in French through playing Jacques a dit… (Simon says…). Children responded quickly to ‘Jacques a dit touchez le/la/les…..’ and it was tricky to catch anyone out! We then enjoyed...
Elder visit Father Andrew

Elder visit Father Andrew

On Thursday, Elder class were warmly welcomed into church by Father Andrew. He kindly talked with us about parts of the Mass and showed us some of the special objects he uses when saying Mass. The children responded thoughtfully to his questions and raised some of...