Persuasive writing for  purpose

Persuasive writing for purpose

Cherry class have been learning all about persuasive writing over the last half term and have become very convincing with their arguments! We have also been inspired by all of the news regarding climate change and the events of COP 26, so much so that they wanted to...
Red Wednesday

Red Wednesday

Today is Red Wednesday, when we raise awareness of ACN and the work that they do across the world to support those in war torn countries. St Clare’s Church will be lit up red tonight, along with lots of other famous buildings, to show their support. In class, we...
WWI Educational Visit

WWI Educational Visit

Wow what a morning Year 5 have had! We have been visited by a WW1 educational outreach teacher – the children have been parading as if they were soldiers in the First World War, reenacting the start of the war, hiding in trenches, using periscopes to look out...
Gymnastics – Balances

Gymnastics – Balances

Today, Year 5 started their new PE topic – Gymnastics. We experimented with a number of different individual and paired counter tension balances, from a standing position. I was so impressed by the children’s attitudes and trust in each other. Check out...
Make Do and Mend

Make Do and Mend

Cherry class have started learning different sewing skills – pinning two pieces of fabric together, along with four different types of stitches – tack, back, over and blanket, in preparation for making their sock puppets. This part of our World War II and...