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The Making of Harry Potter: Year 5 and 6.


Children's thoughts from the day: "I found the pumpkins in the Great Hall amazing, I've never seen it dressed with pumpkins before." "It was so much fun, I'll definitely come again!" "Just standing next to the Hogwarts Express, even though it wasn't the real thing, was incredible." "Best school trip ever!" "The spiders [...]

The Making of Harry Potter: Year 5 and 6. 2017-11-09T16:57:38+00:00

Secondary Transfer Information


Following the meeting on Thursday evening you can now view the information slides here. Please note these apply to the current Year 5 cohort.

Secondary Transfer Information 2017-09-14T12:14:11+00:00

Sweet Science


Year 5 are carrying out experiments to collect data and statistics over time, exploring different materials and how their form can be changed. This experiment involved investigating how the temperature of water affected the time it takes for sugar to dissolve. Do you think the cold, warm or boiling water dissolved the sugar first? Do [...]

Sweet Science 2017-01-19T15:08:14+00:00

Groovy Greek Finale


After a day of themed activities, Years 5 and 6 rounded off their Autumn term topic by performing their Greek dances and a version of the Hercules story which they had written in rhyme! Greek refreshments went down very well and the children's costumes, although a little chilly, were the icing on the cake. Thank [...]

Groovy Greek Finale 2017-01-09T20:14:03+00:00

Marathon Mayhem


On Monday, Years 5 and 6 re-enacted the Battle of Marathon as part of their Ancient Greek history topic. Like true warriors we braved the weather although the drizzle did limit the effectiveness of our newspaper weaponry. We are pleased to announce that despite the Athenians being hugely outnumbered again, no serious injury was sustained beyond [...]

Marathon Mayhem 2016-09-21T11:24:17+00:00

Secrets of the Rainforest


Year 5 and 6 are currently exploring the unique habitat of tropical Rainforests. Looking at both vegetation and the wildlife, the children have located the areas of rainforest around the word and painted diagrams of the forest structure. Whilst we are enjoying our display and overgrown corridor, we are still disappointed that we cannot visit a Rainforest [...]

Secrets of the Rainforest 2015-05-13T15:06:40+00:00