Bear Grylls Eat Your Heart out

Bear Grylls Eat Your Heart out

Last week Heapey Class made the treacherous journey up The Nab to explore its wonderful woodlands. It was touch and go for a while but we made it with wet feet, a lost welly in a bog (which was kindly retrieved by my good self) and tired legs. The children loved…

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Year 5 had a fantastic week.....

Year 5 had a fantastic day out at Rivington Country Park. First, we caught the bus up to Horwich and walked to Liverpool castle, using our maps to guide us. Along the way we learned about the different types of land use in the area, for instance, agriculture, leisure and utilities. Later on. We…

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This week is all about our wonderful woodland.

This week’s blog is all about our wonderful woodland assembly we had. Everyone dressed up,from bumble bees, deer’s, bears, explorers, Gruffalo’s, mouse’s and much much more. In the morning, we had our fascinating assembly were everyone showed what they had been working on over the half term. In…

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We finally come to the end of our Into the Woods topic.

We finally come to the end of our Into the Woods topic. Throughout the whole topic we were trying to answer one overarching question ‘Can our trees be saved?’

We thought about if trees are beautiful and looked at art work that has been inspired by trees and decided that yes trees were a thing…

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This week has seen us crown our very first Times table Rock Star champion.

This week has seen us crown our very first Times table Rock Star champion. Cody was lightning fast and very accurate in our tournament on Friday. We have also begun to research different wildlife animals to be able to write our own encyclopaedia.

In our topic work we have been using a range of…

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Superstar Reader of the Week

Superstar Reader of the Week

Last week we have introduced a new weekly award for a ‘Superstar Reader of the Week’ this is for someone who loves reading, reads at home, has shown great determination with reading both in class and at home as well as loving the shared stories in class. Each winner…

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Healthy heart healthy mind!

Healthy heart healthy mind!

Running a mile this week was hard work but we didn’t give up, well done Duxbury class. In class we also have been keeping our brains active with ‘Banana, Banana Meatballs’  you can have fun at home as  it is free to register https://www.gonoodle.com .

After…

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Maths no problem ………

Maths no problem ………

During maths we have been working on number bonds, where 2 parts when added together make a whole. We have used these skills to create numbers stories about pictures. Working in pairs and listening to each other’s ideas has really helped.

 

In English we have been…

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Into the Woods…..

Into the Woods…..

On Tuesday the 10th October, we donned wellies and visibility jackets to set off on our intrepid adventure up to Healey Nab.

This was all part of our topic ‘Into the Woods’ we wanted to identify trees from bark and leaves but also see the woods which we had looked at from…

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This week we have started our new come and See topic

This week we have started our new come and See topic, Welcome. This topic mainly focus’ on how we are welcomed into the church family when we are baptised. We have already had some beautiful baptism memories brought into school from some children in class, it has been fantastic listening to them…

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This week we perfected our sketching and shading skills....

This week we perfected our sketching and shading skills and displayed our works of art in our ‘Woodland Animal Art Gallery’. The skills and techniques Liam taught us really helped us in creating the best piece of art we have done!

As well as drawing woodland creatures, we also learned about the…

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Robin Hood, Robin Hood riding through the Glen….

Robin Hood, Robin Hood riding through the Glen….

This week Heapey Class have been history detectives. We are trying to answer the question. Was Robin Hood a real person ? We all had different things we knew about Robin Hood but we couldn’t decide if he was real or not. We looked at differing…

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