This week we have had a lot of fun looking at Diwali. We started to look at different shapes in maths. We also looked at Remembrance Day. We have also […]
This week we have been looking at the Diwali story. We have made our own Diva Lamps to help light the way for Rama and Sita.
The children in Chestnuts decided they wanted to make animal greeting cards to help raise money for our Guide Dog project.
Today we created the foreground to our spacescape pictures using pen and ink skills! We will take a number of sessions to build the background and add on other details […]
Today, children in Y5/6AM art club began a chalk pastel background for a piece of abstract we are creating. The children practiced their blending and other pastel techniques!
This afternoon Y5/6 AG took the techniques we had learnt in our sketchbooks around creating texture to the next level! We used different tools to create texture in clay while […]
Today we were looking at how to create tone using a pencil, the children chose a Tudor house and spent some time practising their tonal drawing skills! They look fantastic!
This week we wrapped up our topic work with some fun (and some messy) activities. We tested a range of materials for a pirate ship, thinking about their properties to […]
This week we have been reading ‘The Night Pirates’ by Peter Harris Pirates are always looking for treasure, so children drew and labelled their own treasure chests (looking out for […]
This week, children have immersed themselves in our Lighthouse Keeper stories. We have created invitations for the Grinling’s 200th anniversary party, created story maps (with conjunctions) and acted out the […]