Y6 dissect owl pellets!

We were lucky enough to be joined by a science teacher from HGS in Year 6 last week, to help us with our learning on ‘Living Things and Their Habitats’. We created a food web for a barn owl to show what it may eat or be eaten by! We also looked at a taxidermy … Read more

Summer Holiday Homework

The summer holidays may seem like a distant memory now, but we’ve enjoyed sharing our Holiday Homework in Year 6 over the last few weeks. We’ve had collages, PowerPoints, postcards and more, but we just had to share Theo’s stop-motion animation holiday homework submission (which he received achiever for today and the children enjoyed in … Read more

Year 6 School Journey

Year 6 School Journey to Kingswood – by Margot and Georgie On Wednesday 28 June, the Year 6’s set off on a coach to Kingswood (a residential centre). Sadly, we weren’t able to go to Wales this year due to Covid regulations but we all had a great time in Norfolk. Day 1: On arrival, … Read more

Year 6 visit to Kingswood

Year 6 School Journey – by Faith and Rowan.  Year 6 School Journey Despite missing the opportunity of going to Wales like previous years, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we had to alter our plans – yet we still had a fabulous experience at Kingswood Norfolk. Day 1 On the 28th of June 2021 all … Read more

Forces in action.

In Year 5 and 6 recently, the children have been learning all about forces. Our topic has centred around the idea of a theme park called ‘Forceland’. The children thought carefully about the forces in action on a ‘Bungee Jump’ and ‘Rolling car ride’. We carried out a number of investigations to find the best … Read more

Celebrating British Science Week

The 5/6 classes enjoyed celebrating British Science Week. The theme was innovating for the future and they focused on homes of the future. They watched some clips from Back to the Future II and Tomorrow’s World from 1989 where future inventions were predicted. Some came true, like video telephone calls, key-less entry, automatic light sensors … Read more

Year 5-6 Home Learning photos.

We’ve been so impressed with the work produced by Year 5 and 6 over the last few weeks. The children themselves have chosen some work that they are proud of and we’ve chosen some other examples too, to give you an idea of what we’ve been up to this half term in Cherry, Chestnut and … Read more

Home Learning w/c 11.1.2021

Please use Google Classroom to access Home Learning this week. Monday’s English work is here just in case there are any problems on the first day. Hopefully, thereafter this won’t be needed. Remember to contact your teacher if there are any problems, but we may be teaching Keyworker children so you may need to wait … Read more

Year 5/6 Home learning – Spring week 1

Please find below the schedule for home learning for the rest of this week. If possible, try to complete some Maths and English each day and, if you have the time/resources, have a go at the foundation subject for that day. If you are unable to print the necessary sheets at home then please do … Read more

Christmas Tree Festival

I’d like to say a huge thank you to the children in the 5/6 Christmas Tree Festival team who did an amazing job making the decorations for this year’s entry for the festival. Their brief was to create a magical ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ pantomime tree to be displayed in the shop window of Wood … Read more