Mixed up animals in Computing

In Computing this week the children created a mixed up animal using a website called switchzoo. They then used the snipping tool and pasted their animal into a Power point slide. The children then wrote about their animal, using their imagination, also making sure they could use the shift key for…

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Category: YEAR 2 BLOG

Coding in Year 6

In computing this week Year 6 used decomposition, algorithms,conditional statements and variables to create a boat maze game. They did have to do some de-bugging too from time to time!

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Category: YEAR 6 BLOG

Where does food come from?

Year 2 have taken on a new DT project. 

We have explored different fruit and vegetables and found out which part of a plant they are. For example, an onion is the root and grows under the ground.

We created salads and tasted some of the different items. We enjoyed the different tastes we…

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Category: YEAR 2 BLOG

Plant investigation

In science we carried out an investigation to find out what a cress plant needs to grow healthily. The children decided what we needed to test.

Pot 1 had sun and water.

Pot 2 had water and soil.

Pot 3 had soil and sun.

Pot 4 has sun, water and soil.

Ask the children what they found…

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Category: YEAR 2 BLOG

Painting Dinosaurs

This afternoon the Reception children used Purple Mash to create fabulous dinosaurs. They could select the type of pen and texture to use. Aren't they super?

 

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Category: RECEPTION BLOG

Easter Celebration at Blessed Sacrament

Everyone from the Blessed Sacrament Primary School went to Church this morning to celebrate Easter with the parish. 

The church looked beautiful! The Year Four children were readers and led the bidding prayers.

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Category: YEAR 4 BLOG

Design and Technology

The children have worked very hard to research and produce a phone case that they could take with them on holiday.

They have used a variety of sewing techniques and textiles. The final product looks great!

 

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Category: YEAR 4 BLOG

Reception Topic

This half term we will be starting off by learning all about the traditional tale of The Three Little Pigs. We will read the story together and then we will write about what happened in the story. We will then look at dinosaurs and their different names. We are really excited to teach the children…

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Category: RECEPTION BLOG

Art

We have started our new art topic for this half term.  The artist we are studying is Giuseppe Arcimboldo who creates images using fruit, flowers and vegetables.  Today the children have enjoyed creating faces using paper fruit shapes.  Later in the unit they will create images using real fruit and…

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Category: YEAR 2 BLOG

Reading

This half term we are going to be having a BIG focus on reading in Reception. We are going to be having a reading afternoon session once a week in school which will be filled with fun activities to encourage children to read more and promote reading for pleasure. 

Next week on Thursday 2nd May…

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Category: RECEPTION BLOG

Green Fingers and Growth!

During Summer term, Year 1 have been covering the topic "Green fingers and Growth." As part of Design and Technology we are going to design, make and evaluate a 'sandwich wrap' suitable for a teddy bear picnic.

We have decided, as a year group, that we would like to have a picnic (weather…

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Category: YEAR 1 BLOG

Spring is here!

This week in Nursery we have been looking all around us for the different signs of Spring. We have been talking about the changes in the weather recently and how the environment is changing. We had a lovely Spring Scavenger hunt this afternoon; it's amazing what you can find when you look…

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Category: NURSERY BLOG