To finish this term's topic "We Are What We Eat", we have become expert chefs and used all of the new knowledge we have learnt during our topic lessons to design and cook our very own pizzas!
Before designing our pizzas, we learnt all about the importance of a balance...
As a part of our topic, we've been looking at tourist destinations and what makes people desperate to visit them. Many children believed that Gravesend was not a place people would want to come and visit, so we took a little stroll down to the local promenade.
We discussed the...
This term we have been reading the book 'Pattan's Pumpkin'. It is set in India and involves a pumpkin saving the day. As the pumpkin is such an important part of the story, we have been doing lots of describing of pumpkins.
As an engaging entry point into our topic we decided to throw on our holiday clothes, pack our suitcases and head off to the travel agents to book an unforgettable holiday to India.
When we arrived at the travel agents, which had been set up in our classrooms, we searched thro...
This week in our science sessions, we used our understanding of circuits and electricity to build a torch. We used recycled drinks bottles and circuit materials.
After some discussions we got busy designing the torches thinking about all the features we wanted to include.
Next, we used the pla...
To launch into our new topic of ‘It's Shocking!’ We spent the afternoon exploring the different uses of electricity. We blacked out our class room and lit up the room with different types of electrical appliances. We had great fun exploring the electrical items and discussing what di...
The school’s Christian values of love, honesty and respect are well expressed through its caring atmosphere. This impacts positively on the strong sense of belonging and supporting relationships evident across the school.
Teachers inspire pupils to learn.
Teachers model skills effectively across the curriculum and instil a desire to succeed.
There us a culture of aspiration and improvement across the school.
Relationships are strong and pupils’ good behaviour is reflected in a happy and caring atmosphere, with attendance that is well above the national average.
Provision for pupils who speak English as an additional language is strong.