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A selection of our most recent activities

Mad Science Assembly

Description: What a fun assembly we had today! Mad Science came in to show us a few different science experiments and give us a taster of what will be included in the after school science club. Kinetic Katie’s final experiment involved her setting her hand on fire...

VIKING SHIPS, SAIL ACROSS THE SEA

As part of topic, Vicious Vikings, we have been looking at the iconic “Longship”.  This was the backbone of the Viking’s ability to travel around the globe, discover new lands and generally making a nuisance of the themselves ! So, we decided in class 4 to build our...

Rainforest collages and animal poems

The Shining Stars have enjoyed learning about Tropical Rainforests. They have created their own collages using lots of different materials. The children have also been writing their own rhyming animal poetry. The Shining Stars look forward to their Zoolab...

Gathering ideas for our own writing

This week is our assessed piece of writing. We have been researching and learning about Chichen Itza (which is an old Maya city) and we have created our own tours to take potential tourists on. In today's lesson, we verbalised our ideas and created television adverts...

Angelic Angles 

This week, we have been exploring angles everywhere! We have learnt how to measure angles accurately and draw our own using a protractor. In today's lesson, we were calculating the missing angles using what we know about 180 degree angles (straight angles). Fantastic...

Science ‘Balloon Car’ Workshop

 We had a fantastic time after school with Rachel Dillon today. The children and adults got to design and make their own balloon cars. Once we’d made our balloon cars, we tested them in a race across the hall floor and the children came up with small tweaks that they...

The Annual Music Festival 2019

Since September, Mr Francis and the Famous Fives have been working tirelessly on their skills in brass. On Tuesday 2nd July 2019, the children will be showcasing their efforts in the 'Annual Music Festival 2019' at The Metrodome Arena in Barnsley. We would like to...

Run, run as fast as you can…..

This week in our English lesson’s we have been carrying out work based on the traditional tale ‘The Gingerbread Man’. In our Science lesson we baked gingerbread men. We learnt that heating and cooling materials can change their state. We learnt that the soft...

National Space Centre Trip

What an amazing trip! The Famous Fives had a fantastic time today exploring the National Space Centre in Leicester. It was a jam-packed day and busy with lots of other children but our class were a credit to the school. We thoroughly enjoyed our time inside the Sir...

Science Week Poster and Selfie Competition

Over the last few weeks, I have been blown away by the number of children that have engaged in the Science Poster and Selfie Competition. Thank you so much to everyone for fully immersing themselves and their children in Science; I'm sure you've seen their enthusiasm...

Pop Maths Challenge…

Thank you to the children who gave up their Saturday and represented our school at the Pop Maths Challenge event at Sheffield Hallam University.  They answered 20 VERY tricky Maths problems,...

Y4 Science week

Last week, as part of science week, Y4 did an investigation into parachutes. In fact, this was part of a wider whole school investigation inspired by the rover landing on Mars nearly 15 years ago. Each class looked at a different element of journey made by the rover...

Olympic Day at the EIS – 2019

After taking part in the year 5&6 Olympic day last year at the EIS, our children were thrilled to find out we had been invited back for a second year! During the event, that last for the whole of the day, our children were able to take part in many different...

Y5&6 Boys Football Team Take 6 Points!

On Friday 1st March our year 5&6 boys football team travelled to Hoyland Common Primary School to play two more of our football league matches. After taking 3 points away from the last two games the boys were ready to go again to try and get some more points on...