On Wednesday afternoon Year One visited the War Memorial in Victoria Park, Denton. This was part of their continued Rememberance topic and they completed part of their upcoming Art Award. The children braved the wind and snow to complete a variety of activities based on the memorial. All the children thoroughly enjoyed the trip and produced some excellent work....
Year 4 have been looking at the story of Theseus and the Minotaur. This has linked their English lessons with this terms Ancient Greek topic. All the children have worked really hard so far and have enjoyed learning this story.
Year 3 had a treasure hunt to find out information about Stonehenge. They had to search for pictures and sentences and then put them into the correct places on a Stonehenge Mat. They worked really well in groups and enjoyed finding the hidden clues.
Year 4 have created their own Spartan shields and helmets as part of our Ancient Greek Topic. Some pupils have designed imaginative Labyrinths based on our study of Theseus and the Minotaur. Others have been visiting Greek islands, restaurants and museums to present to the class their own experiences of Greek life and culture.
Year 4 recently enjoyed a trip to the Football Museum in Manchester. Their day consisted of exploring the sights, smells and sounds of match-days in the past. Pupils dressed up in supporter’s clothes, investigated museum artefacts and enjoyed role play activities to describe their experiences.
As part of year 3 topic this term, children have been decoding words using codes. Today children wrote out their own hieroglyphs slate to form their names. Hieroglyphics is Egyptian writing. These look fantastic and are available to view outside the year 3 door. Well Done to all for fantastic efforts.
This months Special mention Assembly was held this week celebrating all that is good in our school and acting as a reward for those who have performed so well.
In Year 5 Jayhun Ceyhan and Zuzanna Dubiel were both awarded Sports Achievers Awards together with Lennon Lee (Maths Magician), Ebonny Brerton (Writing Wizard), Jack Hall (Brilliant Behaviour) and Grace Fairhurst...